ArtPop Triad – Call for Artists
ArtPop Street Gallery (ArtPop), the popular public art competition which debuted in 2014, is back to shine the spotlight on the talented local artists in the Piedmont Triad by showcasing their work on Lamar Advertising of Greensboro and Adam Outdoor Advertising of Winston-Salem billboards throughout the region. In 2020, six artists’ works (five adult artists and one graduating high-school senior artist) will be featured on billboards circulating throughout the region for one year. Visit ArtPopStreetGallery.com to see ArtPop winners across the country.
Opens: May 15, 2020
Deadline: June 15, 2020 at 12:00 pm
Notification of selected artists: Week of June 29, 2020
Billboard Installation: July 2020-2021
There are no guarantees on billboard locations, as they could be anywhere for any length of time. Billboards will rotate upon available locations in the market.
To be eligible for submission artists must be a resident of Forsyth, Guilford, Montgomery, Stokes, Davidson, Surry, Davie, Yadkin, Alamance, Randolph, Rockingham or Caswell County.
Artists must be at least 18 years of age to apply.
Artists must have an active website or site in which they are selling art.
All works submitted must be original works of art (no reproductions of copyrighted or other material will be accepted).
*One of the placements is reserved for a graduating high school student/artist who plans to attend college in an artistic field. Senior High School Student does not have to be 18 or have an active artist website.
Previous ArtPop winners may submit after a waiting a period of 3 years.
Artists are limited to one artwork submission.
Two-dimensional art and photographs of three-dimensional art are acceptable and must fit the strict artwork requirement measurements for billboard (see below).
All art is subject to approval, and no offensive or slanderous work will be accepted.
Artist must provide production work and know that if the work is not already to scale the billboard companies have the rights to manipulate the image to comply with production specifications. Artwork that does not meet the specification requirements will not be accepted.*
Document Size: 24.333” w x 6.333” h
Billboard Size: 48’ w x 14’ h
Resolution: 300 dpi
Color Space: CMYK
How to Apply
Download Information Sheet
Download and complete the information sheet
Email submission to email@example.com by 12pm on
June 15, include the following:
a. Completed Information Sheet
b.Cloud based link such as Dropbox that includes the artwork for submission. Submitted artwork must meet the requirement or will not be accepted
If you have any questions please contact: