Building Culture and Community Through Creative Experience

Local Artist Mural Feature Series

Brought to you by Catalyst Creative Arts and Arlington Museum of Art

First mural: Rein Free by Trey Wilder, April 2024

Info from first mural (of series), April 2024

Call for muralist

Catalyst Creative Arts is partnering with our Sponsor, the Arlington Museum of Art to provide a community mural art opportunity for a local DFW artist.

Mural details:

8 ft x 12 ft mural that will be displayed fulltime on the exterior of a historic Downtown Arlington building in the heart of the Cultural Arts District; near Theater Arlington, City Hall, Arlington Public Library, and the Levitt Pavilion. Location is 300 W. Main St., Arlington, Texas.


The selected mural will remain on the mural space until December 31, 2024. The mural space will display 2 different artist's work per year, for 6 months each. The next mural selection process will begin in late 2024.


Artist applicants will be selected by a panel of community members.

Application submissions will close on March 25, 2024. Selection will be announced March 29, 2024.The winning artist will complete the mural by April 21, 2024.

The muralist will receive $1836 upon completion of the project. ($1536 for work & $300 for material)

Applicants must complete the sign up form on this page and submit via email a sketch or mockup of a mural for this project, along with 1-3 photo examples of previous mural work to:
Please use your last name as the email SUBJECT line.