CommUNITY Commissioned Artistic Bus Shelter

Request for Proposals

Calling all Triangle Area Artists!

We’re looking for Triangle-based artist or artist team to create a design for vinyl artwork to adorn windows on two bus shelters on UNC campus at Abernethy Hall on S. Columbia. We’re looking for art themed on unity, resiliency, and community during COVID times. This call is part of Art + Transit.

The selected artist/team will be awarded $1,500 to create original digital designs to be printed on vinyl. The art will be on display for 12 months.

This commission is sponsored by The Chinese School at Chapel Hill and the Chinese-American Friendship Association. Asian American artists are strongly encouraged to apply. 

ELIGIBILITY: Artists and designers must reside within a 40-mile radius of Chapel Hill and submit application materials following the instructions listed below.

DEADLINE: 5 p.m. on Friday, April 30, 2021 




The Town of Chapel Hill reserves the right to refuse any or all submissions or works, to refuse any finalist, and to waive informalities in procedures should it be determined that submissions or works are not adequate, or for any other reason prior to a written arrangement being reached.

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