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CALL TO ARTISTS
REQUEST FOR IMAGES
ArtWorks, in partnership with Springfield Township, is implementing a Community Art Banner Project that will enhance the Winton
Road Business District Streetscape. ArtWorks is requesting images from artists who are interested in having their work included in
this streetpole banner project. Images should be works of art (painting, photographs, drawings, digital media or other visual art
work).

OVERVIEW
Founded in 1795, Springfield Township covers 16 square miles and has a population of 39,755 resident’s. The tree-lined, picturesque
streets of Springfield Township include many diverse and unique neighborhoods, such as: Edgemont, Finneytown, Glencoe, Golfway,
Hollydale, Lexington Heights, New Burlington, Pleasant Run Farms, Seven Hills, Skyline Acres, Valleydale and West College Hill.
For more information about Springfield Township and the Winton Road Business District please visit: www.springfieldtownship.org.

The objective of the banner project is to display unique works of art that relate to two themes, “Americana” and “A Community of
Neighborhoods, A great place to call home”. The banners, measuring 29”x60” will incorporate images from artists.

To participate, artists should submit images of art work that relates to either or both themes. Images should be high quality photo-
graphs of art work. Do not send actual art work. There is no limit to the number of images artists can submit. All submissions must
meet the minimum requirements outlined below.

Image Submission Guidelines
All submissions must:
      - Include artist name, mailing address, phone, email, resume, a short artist bio and
        your connection to Springfield Township (if any).
      - be the creation of the submitting artist, plagiarism is not allowed
      - relate to the themes Americana” and/or “A Community of Neighborhoods, A great place to call home”.
      - be in digital format, high resolution images(300 dpi)*
      - images should be saved to a disc and mailed to:
                                                              Michael Stout
                                                              c/o Springfield Township Banner Project
                                                              20 E. Central Parkway
                                                              Cincinnati OH 45202

PROCESS
From the submissions ArtWorks and Springfield Township will jury the images to select 3-4 images that best convey the theme and
will function in the banner format. Selected images will be included in a design template and may be scaled or cropped.

Selected artists will receive $100-150 dollars for each selected image. In addition, artists will receive promotion through Springfield
Township website and the possibility of an art exhibition at local businesses.

TIMELINE
Deadline for Submissions                      May 2nd
Selection of Images                           May 9th
Contracts Sent                                May 13th
Banner Installation                           June 20th (tentative)

*If you are unable to submit your images in the requested digital format please call
Michael Stout at 513.333.0388x16 or email michael@artworkscincinnati.org




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