Call For Artists: 2021 Murals Project

What's happening?

Isles is requesting proposals for the design and completion of two art projects located in the Creek to Canal Creative District, in Downtown Trenton. 


Where will the murals be located?

  • One mural will be created on a property on Wood Street that is owned by Isles-CAPC Housing, LLC, which is comprised of Isles, Inc. (Isles) and Community Asset Preservation Corporation (CAPC)

  • The other mural will be created on a free-standing structure located on a vacant lot in Downtown owned by the City of Trenton



  • Community visioning or active participation in the completion of the concept are encouraged to apply!

  • Create public art that reflects the spirit of the Trenton community

  • Demonstrate artistic excellence while completing this project on time and within budget



  • Location 1: Wood Street Wall Mural: The estimated total project budget is $9,000- $12,000

  • Location 2: Perry Street Freestanding Mural: The estimated total project budget is $1,500-$2,000


Deadline for submissions is July 9, 2021 by 5:00 pm, EST



E-mail Jean Shaddow at or 

Jim Simon at