Public Art Calls

Public Art Calls
The City of Maple Ridge Public Art Program offers a variety of opportunities for artists, from emerging to established professionals to apply. This page will list all the relevant Call for Artists opportunities. A Call for Artists is a notice with detailed information about the project including location, eligibility guidelines, criteria, timeline, budget, deadlines and submission requirements. Artists are encouraged to watch for opportunities on this site, in local and national newspapers, and on industry related websites and publications.

Current Public Art Calls

  1. Call Description
  2. How to Submit
  3. 2022 Theme
  4. Selection & Submission
  5. Artwork Specifications


Help beautify and brighten Maple Ridge by submitting a bold and colourful street banner design on the theme of (re)connection! The City’s Public Art Steering Committee invites amateur and professional artists of all ages to submit their designs and waivers for the 2022 Street Banner Design Call by December 17 at 3:00 PM to or in-person at City Hall (11995 Haney Place).

The banners will be installed on major streets throughout the City in the summer of 2022 for approximately 12 months. Four designs will be chosen; the selected artists will receive a cash prize in addition to their work being transformed into banners and displayed in beautiful Maple Ridge.

Cash prizes for selected designs include $250 for artists under 19 years and $500 for artists over 19 years. There will be two designs selected from local residents and two designs selected from Katzie First Nation and/or Kwantlen First Nation members.

Street Banner Template Button
Public Art Waiver & Photo Release Form
Public Art Contact & Submissions