CALL TO ARTISTS: Westville Village Artwalk 23: Comic Foreground Boards

Accepted Artwork: WVRA is seeking Artists to design and implement a comic foreground painting on a 4’ x 8’ wooden panel. WVRA will provide the materials and cut the silhouette and “face here” holes. The artist will then be responsible for illustrating the front of the board. 5 artists will be chosen. Go here to apply!


  1. 2-3 digital images of previous work. (jpeg)
  2. Drawing or preliminary rendering of proposed painting and shape/cut of comic foreground boards.

Canvas Size: 4’ x 8’” wooden board to be cut into the artists preferred silhouette.

Materials and Compensation: All Materials and fabrication will be paid for by WVRA and each participating artist will receive $100.00 artist honorarium.

Selection Process: A committee of Westville Based artists involved with the planning of Artwalk 2020 will select proposals. Proposals with themes relating to the West River/natural habitats of Edgewood Park, The 3rdAnnual Artwalk Duck Race, Artwalk in general, and or some variation of a Westville centric theme will be given preference.

Artwork will be Displayed on Friday Night, May 8 + Saturday, May 9, 2020 in select locations throughout the village. 

The Comic Foreground Boards created for this project will be auctioned off and/or used for future Artwalks and Publc Art projects in Westville.

Deadline To Apply: March 25, 2020

Notification to Artists: Artists will be notified by April 1, 2020

Materials Pick-Up: April 7, 2020

Please Submit your proposals to


Noe Jimenez

(203) 619-3830

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