Current Opportunities for Artists

Color Our Streets EXTRAORDINARY!
2016 Utility Box Mural Project - Public Art Opportunity in South San Francisco

The Cultural Arts Commission invites artists and creative community members to Color Our Streets EXTRAORDINARY by transforming drab utility boxes into awe-inspiring works of art! Distinctive images that celebrate beauty, offer a positive outlook and create a sense of place are welcome. Designs that reflect the history, character or culture of South San Francisco are encouraged. 
Select the link to download the 2016 Utility Box Mural Project Guidelines & Application, or send a self-addressed & stamped envelope to:
Utility Box Mural Project
c/o SSF Parks & Recreation Department
P.O. Box 711
South San Francisco, CA 94083-0711

Applications may also be obtained at the South San Francisco Parks & Recreation Department office, 33 Arroyo Drive, during business hours. For questions, read our FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) page, or contact Cultural Arts Specialist, Ercie Santos at (650) 829-3800 or email

By participating in this exciting program you will share your creativity with the community while adding beauty to the South San Francisco streetscape for years to come!