2020 Concerts in the Plaza Call for Artists!

CONCERTS IN THE PLAZA ARTIST REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL

Downtown SLO request proposals from an artist or graphic artist with fine art skills to create the artwork for the 25th Annual Concerts in the Plaza poster.

Background

Concerts in the Plaza is a beloved San Luis Obispo summer tradition featuring free performances in Downtown’s Mission Plaza, every Friday, June 12 – September 11, 2020.

Thousands of people representing all ages, backgrounds, and walks of life attend the weekly event to enjoy two hours of high-quality music ranging from rock and reggae to swing and blues. The event is a cultural arts experience for the community provided by Downtown SLO.

The poster is a highly visible element of the event, with several hundred placed in establishments around the county. The image is also used in advertising and signage. There are two elements to the poster: art and graphics. The purpose of this RFP is to hire someone to provide the artistic (fine art) component. Staff designs the graphics; layout, typesetting and logo placement.

Find the full RFP and how to apply by clicking below.

DEADLINE: ALL SUBMISSIONS DUE FEBRUARY 7, 2020.

Kat Thompson
Author: Kat Thompson