First Street Green, in cooperation with NYC Dept. of Parks and Recreation, calls for ideas and volunteer support for an initiative to paint murals on the plywood walls installed in First Park, along the north side of Houston Street near Second Avenue.


Each selected artist will be assigned a site within a designated sub-section of the panels. These panels will be repainted on a rotating basis, with an average duration of 2 to 3 months. Proposals can involve single sections or multiple section designs.

The artists chosen will execute their designs. Artists will be responsible for the cost of all art materials and clean-up, and the completion of their design.

Deadline for Submissions is October 2, 2017.

Please submit a proposal image for one or more of the east wall sections.

East wall is 8 feet high divided into 7 sections of varying lengths.

E1 -Plaza to Tree 1 – 8 feet
E2 -Tree 1 to Tree 2 – 20 feet
E3 -Tree 2 to Tree 3 – 23 feet
E4 -Tree 3 to Tree 4 – 19 feet
E5 -Tree 4 to Tree 5 – 27 feet
E6 -Tree 5 to Tree 6 – 32 feet
E7 -Tree 6 to Storage Shed – 37 feet

Kindly email your proposal to FSG Murals, fsgmurals@gmail.com. Please include your real name and telephone number.
The proposal should include an image at 72 dpi/ppi, of what you would like to create as either an attached image or a URL to a web page containing it. Images larger than 72 dpi/ppi will not be accepted. Also send a URL to representative samples of your prior work.