Unity Walls Wanstead

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Unity Walls Wanstead

Unity Walls Wanstead

Art Group Wanstead By Art Group Wanstead

Unity Walls brings cultural and artistic expression to Wanstead.

Redbridge Idea stage

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We want to bring artistic murals to Wanstead. Unity Walls will highlight the aspects of heritage and culture in Wanstead as well as truly repect and adhere to the conservation needs of the community. We are very well connected in the art world and would be able to introduce high calibre artists to the 'Unity Walls' project in Wanstead. We will gain permission and access to a select number of walls in and around Wanstead High Street that will be painted between 8th - 24th September 2017 that is due to tie in with this year's Art Trail Wanstead, a community art event celebrating its 8th year.

What we'll deliver:

  • Engage the local community with World Class artworks
  • Present & launch a London wide press release
  • Promote the local economy by driving many tourists to Wanstead
  • Commission Artists work

Why it's a great idea:

Unity Walls is a great idea because it is able to harness so many positive and beneficial factors for the community. It will brighten dull areas and contribute to the artistic and cultural selling points of an already buzzing High Street. The new murals have been an idea developed through a partnership with a local Creative Director that has been working alongside Council officials for a number of years in arts, culture, civic pride, regeneration and with local businesses. She is the organiser of our Arts Trail and believes the people of Wanstead would benefit from the permanent murals on the High Street which can increase the local economy by attracting art lovers to the area too.

Steps to get it done:

  • Develop commission designs that relate to Wanstead Conservation Village
  • Establish the first mural in Wanstead
  • Establish workshops with local schools
  • Promote 'Unity Walls' and the impact on Wanstead

Location Redbridge

Redbridge has 25 other projects and £1,345,000 in potential grant funding

About the space

Wanstead Conservtion Village - East London


London Borough of Redbridge

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How will the money be spent?Total £17,153

Murals - £10,000 (58%)
Design Fees - £2,500 (15%)
Marketing Fees - £2,000 (12%)
Workshops - £1,000 (6%)
Other - £1,653 (10%)

Costs Breakdown

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Design Fees
Marketing Fees
  • Spacehive fees
  • Transaction Fees
  • VAT

Total £17,153

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