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Valley Metro searches for next artists to paint a large wall at Roosevelt/Central light rail stop

Valley Metro is looking for artists to feature their work on a large wall at the Roosevelt/Central Avenue light rail station.

Brittany Hoffman with the transit organization said those selected will receive a stipend.  

“We want to make sure our artists are supported in the community, so the honorarium is $2,500 for each the Fall artist and the spring artist for 2023," Hoffman said. 

The deadline to submit materials for fall consideration is May 31. Artists must be at least 18 years old and  registered with Artlink Incorporated

Representatives from Phoenix, Tempe and Mesa will choose the winning entries.

Tom Maxedon was the host of KJZZ’s Weekend Edition from 2017 to 2024.