Mural artist Joel Bergner will collaborate with survivors of domestic violence to design and paint a large public mural exploring this important issue
Muralist Joel Bergner partners with the organization DASH and survivors of domestic violence, who will tell their stories through this important new mural in Washington DC. Help raise money for supplies and mural production (paint, brushes, scaffolding, etc.) and win great rewards, and the satisfaction of knowing you helped this important mural be created!!! It will last 15- 20 years and will be seen by thousands of people! When the mural is complete, a large public event will be held to inaugurate the mural, and some of the survivors will tell their inspiring stories to the public. Check out Joel's past murals on the video and at www.joelsmurals.com
Joel Bergner is an award-winning mural artist and teacher whose work, focusing on issues of culture, diversity and history, explores a variety of local and international social issues. His murals are brightly- colored, intense and detailed, and are currently on display in many cities such as San Francisco, Washington DC, Baltimore, Chicago, and abroad in Brazil, Cuba, and Peru. Joel has also led youth mural projects and collaborated with artists and organizations. In January of 2010, Joel participated in the international mural festival Inter-Nos in Santiago, Cuba, where he collaborated with artists from 9 countries to create a series of large public murals around the city. He is also a member of the Inter-Nos International Mural Arts Council, which promotes mural festivals around the world.
For more information on Joel's past projects, go to www.joelsmurals.com
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pledged of $5,000 goal
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Mar 23, 2010 - Jun 21, 2010
Pledge $10 or more
Get your name on the Mural!!! You will be personally thanked on the mural, under "Thanks To Our Donors," and the satisfaction of knowing that you helped this important mural be created!
Pledge $20 or more
Mini- Mural Art Print: In addition to having your name on the mural, you will receive one postcard- size mural print by Joel Bergner, signed by the artist!
Pledge $50 or more
Signed Limited Addition Mural Art Print! In addition to having your name on the wall, you will receive a limited- addition mural art print by Joel Bergner, signed by the artist. You get to pick the print you want out of any of Joel's murals-- check 'em out at www.joelsmurals.com!
Pledge $100 or more
3 Mural Prints and a Mural Coffee Mug!!! In addition to your name on the wall, you get 3 limited addition mural prints signed by Joel, as well as a coffee mug featuring one of Joel's murals.
Pledge $200 or more
Everything above plus a Mural Tour with the Artist!!! You get the 3 signed mural prints, the mug, AND if you live in the DC area, Joel will personally take you to see his 7 murals in the area and tell you the stories behind all of them! If you don't live in the area... well, we're open to suggestions! a virtual tour?