Thank you for your interest in designing a mural for the Rancho Bowl 60th Anniversary Mural Design
The top 3-5 top artworks will be featured to the public for a voting process at the Rancho Bowl 60th Anniversary Celebration, June 13-16, 2019
Please note that this is a preview of our mural guidelines:
Upon submitting an interest application, you will receive the full guidelines to the email you provide us. This information is to assist you in your preparations.
Artists are encouraged to submit a color scale rendering of the proposed design and are not responsible for the execution of the mural painting.
Mural Guidelines and Criteria:
Murals will be evaluated on the following criteria:
Relevance of the piece to the building or city, its values, culture, and people. Murals within the town, should be based on one or more of the following themes:
The history of Santa Maria
Natural beauty of the area
Agricultural & Farming
Local sports, arts or education
Inclusive community or hospitality
The artist must submit the following materials for consideration: A color scale rendering including a sketch or image depicting the proposed design or otherwise representing the design intent for the proposed mural. All submissions must be oriented horizontally (landscape) in JPEG or PNG format.
Wall surface measurements for this mural are 122 ft (Width) x 20 ft (Height)
An artist, business owner, organization or the public can propose a mural. However, the individual must be 14 years of age or older to enter the competition. In addition, one design per entry will be accepted.
Application, Review, and Winning Design Selection Process:
Prizes will include a $500 Gift Card from Rancho Bowl as well as having your art featured on the wall.
Projects that do not meet all the design criteria/guidelines, may be eliminated from the competition. Moreover, Rancho Bowl reserves the right to accept or reject all entries.