Opportunities for Artists

Traffic box painted with yellow goldfish

City of Littleton Call for Entries/Call for Proposals:

Submit your call for entries for posting to arts@littletongov.org for posting (for organizations and businesses within Littleton City limits ONLY)

Annual Calendar Photo Contest (application link)

Entry Deadline, Friday, September 15, 2023


Paint a Traffic Box (application link)

The Painted Traffic Box program application period has now closed. Stay tuned for the 2024 program information. Future applicants may use this coloring sheet(PDF, 275KB) for their future design submissions.

To see the other traffic boxes in Littleton, visit Art Collection from City of Littleton Public Art | Artwork Archive

Questions about the Painted Traffic Box Program should contact arts@littletongov.org


Littleton Mural Program - Littleton Ballet Academy Mural (application link)

Entry Deadline, midnight, Friday, August 11, 2023

The City of Littleton has funding available for the preparation and installation of a mural at the Littleton Ballet Academy. We encourage all interested muralists to apply!

Where: West-facing wall at the Littleton Ballet Academy, located at 1169 W. Littleton Blvd.

What: Approximately 1,023 square feet of paintable surface. (See attached spec sheet for more details on dimensions and surface material). Theme should be generally dance-related. The art budget is not to exceed $12,000 (inclusive). $300 honorarium awarded to top three finalists. Cost of wall prep and priming will be covered by the City of Littleton. 

Applicants should review this document(PDF, 418KB) before submitting their design. 


  • July 17 – August 11: Submission window open
  • August 17: Finalist selected
  • Late August/early September: Work begins (weather-dependent) 

For more information: email arts@littletongov.org or call 303-795-3931


Other Arts and Culture Resources:

  • CBCA has a variety of programs to help artists and creatives around the state, including:
  • Advancing Creatives
  • Arts + Industry Forum Series
  • ArtsConnect
  • Colorado Attorneys for the Arts
  • Leadership Arts
  • Leadership Arts Alumni Network