Calling All Artists!

Sanford, FL Wing City

A celebration of creative talent, spirit, and community

 

Help Sanford, Florida set a Guinness Book of World Records for the largest WING MURAL public art exhibition. Enter Your Wing Mural and win prizes! Whether you are a professional artist or just going to WING it – enter your school, business, neighborhood, family and/or friends!

  1. Apply Now
  2. Pay $25 Donation
  3. Buy a Wing Kit (if applicable)

What:

Wing City is a community wide public art exhibit attempting to set a Guinness Book of World Records as the largest Wing Mural Public Art Exhibition. Great photo-op and selfie opportunities!

 

When:

Nov. 16th – Nov. 29th. Applications EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 15TH.

 

Where:

Murals will be displayed inside and outside different locations throughout the City of Sanford. Mural Map coming soon!

 

Who can enter:

Anyone can enter who lives in the City of Sanford! Whether you are a business or a student, regardless of your experience, we encourage you to be a part of the City Wide Guinness Record challenge!

 

Assistance:

Mural paint kits are available at an affordable price or use your own. Each kit is complete with canvas, paints, brushes, instructions, and a workshop can be scheduled if you need extra help or a location to paint. Call 407-416-1779. Groups will be socially distanced and small. Workshop location is at The Community Art Center located at the Historic Hopper Academy Building, 1101 Pine Ave, Sanford. 

 

How to Enter:

To enter, please complete and submit application here. Event donation is $25 which you’ll have the opportunity to pay once your application has been approved.

 

Awards & Prizes:

Award categories are:

  • Best in Show ($400)
  • People’s Choice ($300)
  • Most Original ($200)
  • Best Use of Color ($100)
  • Best Youth ($50)

Awards announced 5:00PM, Sunday November 29th at Celery City Craft. Cash prizes!

 

Rules and Guidelines for submissions:

Deadline for completed installed mural November 15th

Murals must be dimensional, a minimum size of 4×4 ft, maximum of 20’x20’. Paint on canvas is preferred for easy installation and weather resistance. However, other materials (must be pre-approved) may be used including fence panels and plywood sheets, windows.

All artwork must be created by hand. The entry must be conceptualized and designed by the applicant. No copyright infringement, no digital.

Murals must not include vulgarity, political content, or offensive content.