Color Squad is a collective of teen artists that design and implement public art that addresses a need in the community. The group was voted Best Muralist in Austin in 2019 in the Austin Chronicle’s Best Of poll.
Past projects have included a prominent community mural in East Austin in partnership with Six Square and Cap Metro, a large-scale mural at the Central Texas Food Bank, an art installation at People’s Community Clinic, a community mural in Lott Pocket Park in partnership with GirlForward Austin, and the restoration of the iconic “Austin Postcard Mural” in South Austin.
Applications for the 2020 – 21 cohort are now open. APPLY HERE. Applications are due on May 8. Interviews and Auditions for the 2020-2021 Teen Ensembles are currently on hold. Please apply online and we will let you know the dates for in-person or virtual interviews as soon as possible.
For more information contact Lindsay Palmer, Color Squad Director, email@example.com.
View our most recent murals below and find Color Squad zines at Austin Public Library. Below, click on the image for descriptions of each project.
A collective of teen artists that design and implement public and community art. Voted best muralist of 2019 by Austin Chronicle Readers.
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