4 times a year, Alliance gives the chance to a visual artist to create an artwork on a wall in the compound. The artwork is temporary and gives great visibility to the artist thanks to the thousands visitors we receive.
In September 2015, Alliance Francaise Accra will host the second edition of the ‘Festival de la Gastronomie’ (Gastronomy festival). This event dedicated to food lovers will host a 2 days fair with food from around the world and entertainment by Accra’s finest musicians. The next mural will be on the theme of food and what it represents in different cultures.
A budget of 1,500 GHC will be given to the winning artist (includes materials)
Wall size: Heigth= 5’ – 8’ / 1,74m’; Width= 38’ – 0’’ / 9m
- Your contact details (phone number and email address)
- 3 or 4 Quality pictures of your creations (preferably mural paintings)
- Your Artist Resume
- A proposed draft for the new mural
Send the application to: firstname.lastname@example.org before 19th August 2015
A panel of judges will meet to deliberate and chose a winner mid-August. A panel of judges will meet to deliberate and chose a winner mid-August. The artwork should be completed by 29th August 2015.
Notification to artists:
All artists who submit their work will be notified whether they have been successful or
not as per the medium provided by the artist. The winning artist will also be announced
through the AF website, social network and newsletter.
Source: Alliance Francaise