Muralists commissioned to replace graffiti
D.C. government is looking for muralists to beautify the District. The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities with the DC Department of Public is seeking graffiti artists and artist teams to design, create and install aerosol murals in D.C. neighborhoods. Selected participants will work with apprentices between the ages of 14 and 23 under the 2013 MuralsDC Program to replace illegal graffiti. Forty one MuralDC projects now exist across D.C. Grants range from $3,000 to $13,500, and the deadline is Friday, May 10. For more information, email Keona.Pearson@dc.gov, or call 202-724-5613.