Artist/Design SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
Submission Deadline: March 1, 2024
Mail or deliver to : pARTicipate Hutchinson
c/o Hutchinson Chamber Foundation
44 Main Street South, Hutchinson MN 55350
*One application per design entry
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Must be positive and uplifting
Can be historic, nature, Hutchinson centric, abstract
Can be interactive (people can impose themselves as part of the mural ie: angel wings) or static
Can include words or messages. Quotes or poems must include proper author recognition
Design cannot contain copyrighted material, logos, or advertisements
Cannot be considered racist, menacing, political, or include foul language
Responsibility of the Artist:
Create a positive mural design, which can be created in any size on a building or portion of a
building, ie door, inlet, around a window, etc.
Help paint the piece as a single artist or with community help
Complete the mural within 45 days of start of work
Final mural must match the design submitted
Follow all guiding steps including prep work and finishing for protection of art and building
Responsibility of pARTicipate Hutchinson Project:
Provide classes for muralists and aspiring muralists
Provide primer, paint, sealer, brushes and other tools needed to prepare the space and create
Match murals with available buildings
When necessary, provide backdrop and anchoring materials for murals being attached to
buildings rather than painted directly onto space.
Ensure all murals match submitted designs, and meet the mission of this project, and submit
accepted designs to the Hutchinson Public Arts Commission for review and approval.
Provide all building owners with a legal contract for the use, ownership, and maintenance of said murals
Use murals as marketing material for Hutchinson residents and visitors:
While your design may be on a building, the final mural will be property of the building owner(s).
Your Design Application should be accompanied with a photo or rendering of your mural design.
One Design per application. You may enter more than one design application.
Please include a narrative with any special messages, meaning, or explanations you’d like to
share about your design