Mural Painting Competition

By August 30, 2018Uncategorized

Mural Painting Competition

Abilene Philharmonic Office


The office of the Abilene Philharmonic, located in the historic Hotel Wooten, is excited to announce a mural competition! Two artists, or artist teams, will be selected from contest applications to paint one of two canvases located in the Philharmonic office. The mural is an opportunity to showcase your work, and to enliven the music education space of the Philharmonic.



  • Open to all High School and College Students
  • Subject matter must include the theme of “Unleashing the power of music”
  • The mural will be painted on a canvas area roughly 8 ft. x 4 ft.
  • Selected muralist will be responsible for submitting a list of supplies needed to complete the project that will be purchased by the Philharmonic ahead of the project start date.


How to Apply:

  • Please submit the following items to
    • Letter of interest
    • Concept drawings
    • Resume/Portfolio of past work
    • References
  • Please include in the subject line “Mural Contest”
  • Past examples must be submitted in digital format (JPEG, PNG, PDF)
  • Deadline to apply is Friday, September 28th at 5:00PM



*By entering this mural contest, the winning artist warrants and represents that he or she is the sole owner of all intellectual property rights in the mural or any part of it, and agrees that all intellectual property rights in the mural, including but not limited to all rights under copyright law, will be owned by the Abilene Philharmonic Association.