ABOUT OPTIC

OPTIC is a 10-day festival of post-street art, murals, installations, interventions, video art, workshops, artist talks, and community celebrations.  

OPTIC 2017

October 5-14th



SUPPORT PROGRESSIVE PUBLIC ART IN NC

Focused in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina, the OPTIC mission is to advocate for artists, spread the message created by powerful public art, and support the community in which these art works will stand. 


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JOIN THE OPTIC TEAM

Are you an artist, venue manager, event organizer, or advocate who wants to get involved? Sign up for the newsletter to hear first about how to be part of the OPTIC family! Special announcements, party locations, artist collaborations, and auction items are also announced through our emails.


CALL FOR WALLS

If you have a publicly visible external wall or storefront/public space for installations in the downtown Raleigh area that you think could be suitable for the OPTIC festival, then we'd love to hear from you. To submit a location, please fill out this form with the following:
- The exact address of the location; approximate dimensions of the wall/space; your relationship to the business/location.  


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OPTIC is fiscally sponsored by VAE Raleigh, a 501(c)3 non-profit creativity incubator. Donations are tax-deductible.

OPTIC is fiscally sponsored by VAE Raleigh, a 501(c)3 non-profit creativity incubator. Donations are tax-deductible.