Apply for a Mural

Mural Idea Application 

We’re looking for great ideas to collaborate on with neighborhoods and artists!

Our community-driven mural-making process builds on Mural Arts’ guiding principles of collaboration and equity, and is open to everyone in Philadelphia. We are looking for ideas that tell the story of our city and connect communities through art.

You or your community group can submit your mural ideas here! Please review our mission statement before starting your application to better understand the types of projects we support. You will hear from us whether your application is approved or not approved.

Artists with ideas are welcome!


Virtual Open House: Create a Strong Application 

Do you have a mural concept that you would like to see become a reality?

Meet our Community Murals team in this virtual Open House. Here you will learn how to create a compelling mural application, and what makes a wall perfect for a mural.


How to Apply 

Fill out the online form! If you need assistance or a paper application, please contact a representative from Mural Arts Philadelphia Community Murals department, at 215-685-0750 or

You can fill out the application at any time.

Mural Arts staff reviews mural applications twice per year: submit your application by April 15 to hear back by June 15, or submit by December 14 to hear back by January 31.

Mural Idea and Artist Application

Wall Submissions for Potential Projects 

Do you own a great wall and want to beautify your neighborhood? Please fill out this form and we’ll include your location in our database of potential mural sites. We will then reach out to you about the availability of your site regarding different projects.

Wall Submissions for Potential Projects