February & March 2019: Van Buren Art Call, MRL Park Progress, Traffic Signal Boxes

Brief Public Art Committee Updates for February and March!

Van Buren Soil Wall Call for Art

In case you missed it, the Committee has a call for art out for a mural on the Van Buren Soil Wall. Applications are open to Missoula County Residents and are due March 31st at 5pm. CLICK HERE FOR ART CALL

One perspective of the side of the Van Buren Soil Wall

One perspective of the side of the Van Buren Soil Wall

Montana Rail Link Percent for Art Project

The Montana Rail Link (MRL) Percent for Art Project is moving right along. The Public Art Committee, Missoula Redevelopment Agency and Missoula Parks & Recreation are in the process of finalizing a contract with selected artist, Matt Babcock. Install of the public art piece in Montana Rail Link Park is expected to occur in early Summer of 2019! Be on the lookout for news on the opening event.

MRL Park Map Courtesy of Missoula Redevelopment Agency & MRL Design Team

MRL Park Map Courtesy of Missoula Redevelopment Agency & MRL Design Team

2019 Traffic Signal Boxes

This year, the Committee anticipates to have another handful of Traffic Signal Boxes available for artists to create masterpieces on! Box locations and release of an official art call are to be expected come late Spring. Keep your eyes peeled! (Also - be the FIRST to know about art calls. Sign up for our artist registry HERE to be notified of art calls and important info).

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