Request for Proposals: Rainbow Cross Walk or Ground Mural, City of Mississauga


City of Mississauga – Request for Proposals for Rainbow Cross Walk or Ground Mural

The City of Mississauga invites Canadian professional artists or artist teams who self-identify as 2SLGBTQ+ to submit proposals to create an original Rainbow Cross Walk or Ground Mural for Mississauga’s downtown, Civic Centre area.

Artists are asked to propose artwork that creates a sense of belonging for 2SLGBTQ+ individuals and that engages community in its creation or design. The Rainbow Cross Walk/Ground Mural should be a unique and community-informed design that contributes to making Mississauga a welcoming and inclusive community for all residents and visitors.

The selected artist will be expected to complete the creation and installation of this Rainbow Cross Walk/Ground Mural for an unveiling at the end of June 2021.

The total budget for this project is $16,000.

Submission Deadline: November 30, 2020 by 10:00 p.m. EST

To learn more about this opportunity, including eligibility criteria and submission requirements, review the full Request for Proposals made available here.


Any requests for clarification and questions regarding this artist opportunity must be submitted in writing via email to