Conroe seeking muralist for downtown project

The mural will be placed in Heritage Place Park. (Courtesy Conroe Art League)
The mural will be placed in Heritage Place Park. (Courtesy Conroe Art League)

The mural will be placed in Heritage Place Park. (Courtesy Conroe Art League)

The city of Conroe is seeking an artist who can help contribute a painted or mosaic mural to Heritage Place Park as part of the city's downtown revitalization efforts, according to a news release from the Conroe Art League.

The Conroe 360 Class, a cohort of city of Conroe employees, is requesting bids for a local artist to lead the project. The park, located at 500 Collins Street, is a shared community space. The street facing the wall is about 110 feet long and 9 feet high, although not all the space has to be used.


The class has agreed to use a classmate's sketch of a train as a base design for the mural, with the interior of the letters representing themes of Texas.

Conroe Live has committed $1,500 to the project.

Interested artists should submit a complete materials list, timeline with completion date by Dec. 10, and expected compensation by Aug. 3 to [email protected]
By Eva Vigh
Eva Vigh joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2018 as a reporter for Spring and Klein. Prior to this position, she covered upstream oil and gas news for a drilling contractors' association.


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