First Aberdeen Utility Box Art Projects to be installed this year

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release) – Area artists of all ages and skill levels are invited to submit original artwork for consideration for a new project in t.he Hub City. Three artworks will be selected to be printed on vinyl and installed on one of three electrical and traffic control boxes in Aberdeen this year. Entry deadline is Tuesday, September 6, 2022 at 5 pm.

This is a collaboration between the Aberdeen Area Arts Council, Northern State University and the Aberdeen Area Chamber of Commerce’s Enhance Aberdeen Committee. The goal is to make this an annual project and sponsors will be sought for future wraps. As the art scene continues to grow in Aberdeen, all murals, window art, utility box wraps and more will be brought together in one online location where residents and visitors alike can find out more about each piece of artwork, the artists, business sponsors and more.

For RFP and details, go to or contact Stacy Braun, Aberdeen Area Arts Council, at 605-226-1557 or