CALL FOR ARTISTS Oakland Super Heroes Mural Project

Position: Lead Artist

Attitudinal Healing Connection (AHC), a non-profit organization in West Oakland
is looking for a local artist to paint the Hoover Corridor Neighborhood’s second
mural project. The Oakland Super Heroes Mural Project is a series of six largescale murals to be painted underneath 580 in the Hoover Corridor of West
Oakland. The first mural was completed last year and AHC is searching for a
local muralist to lead the second mural project in November. The lead artist will
work with local youth to design and paint the mural along with a team of artist
assistants. These murals serve as a gateway to West and Downtown Oakland
and are integral to how our community is perceived. This is a call for local artists
interested in community based public art projects that contribute to revitalizing
the Hoover District in West Oakland.


- Must have previous mural painting experience
- Be over 18 years of age and based in Oakland, CA
- MUST CARE! Be passionate about social justice & want to create positive
Compensation: $6000 ($5000 for mural & $1000 for design)
Application Requirements:
1) Letter of Interest
2) Resume
3) List of References
4) Images of previous mural work

Application Deadline:
September 15th 2013

Interview Process:

We will be conducting interviews in early September. Please bring 8-12 samples of your
work to the interview.
Please Submit Application Materials to: