Beyond the Box 2019 - Artist:  Ian Robertson Salt
BTB 2019 - Lai Shan Mui Ito (2).jpg
BTB 2019 - Timothy Robert Smith (8).jpg
BTB 2019 - Amy Smith (1).jpg

BEYOND THE BOX - MURAL ART PROGRAM

OVERVIEW

The Beyond The Box - Mural Art Program is a utility box mural project supported by the City of Glendale and the Glendale Arts and Culture Commission, with funding from the Urban Art Program. There are currently over 100 painted utility box murals in Glendale.  Calls for artists for Glendale utility box murals go out once a year.

BTB 2019 - Dominic Cabalo (6).jpg
BTB 2019 - Miranoush Davoodi (4).jpg
BTB 2019 - Lai Shan Mui Ito (2).jpg
BTB 2019 - Amy Smith (1).jpg

CALL FOR ARTISTS

The Library and the Art and Culture Commission have designed the Beyond the Box – Utility Box Art Program to enhance the aesthetics of the city, promote civic pride, increase pedestrian traffic, and extend public art to new areas and unexpected places while creating an attractive environment and allowing art to be introduced to the public in a creative and inventive way. The program's goal is to bring beauty to unexpected places such as public infrastructure and utility boxes.

The theme of this year’s Beyond the Box – Utility Box Art Program is Celebrating People with Disabilities. 

This Call For Artists is for a Beyond The Box – Utility Box Art Program 2022 is open from June 27th to August 5th. The mural painting event will take place from October 21 – 23. 2022, with selected utility boxes throughout various locations in Glendale.

BEYOND THE BOX - MURAL ART PROGRAM MAP

The map below has all of the Beyond the Box locations marked.  Click on the image below to engage with the Glendale Public Art Map to find out more information about the box and artist(s).

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Previous Beyond the Box Mural Gallery

Organized by year painted