“Bringing Light to Darkness” led by Indigenous artists Larissa Healey & Shadae Rose J., with the support of many youth

Make an outdoor mural

Mural Support Program open

The Mural Support Program is open January 1 to September 1, each calendar year.

After the program closes we will no longer accept applications until the following January.

Applications are accepted on a first come, first served basis.

The program provides support to projects led by artists, property owners, and community groups to improve public space through art.

You may be eligible for in-kind services, such as wall priming, paint and supplies, and the application of protective anti-graffiti coating.

How to apply

  1. Review program guidelines (236 KB)
  2. Prepare and sign:
  3. Contact the staff coordinator listed in the guidelines to discuss eligibility and receive access to the online application.

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