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Beti Films Seeking Local Artist to Design Billboard for FREE MATTHEW Campaign

Beti Films is commissioning a billboard design for the FREE MATTHEW campaign. Matthew Echevarria was wrongfully convicted at the age of 17 and has been fighting for his freedom for over 20 years. The goal of the FREE MATTHEW billboard design project is to build awareness and elevate Matthew’s case by creating compelling public art displays that command the attention of those who pass by and urge them to take action.

To learn more about Matthew and his case, visit

The billboard is located at the corner of Harlem and Fullerton Avenues in Elmwood Park, IL. The selected artist will receive a stipend of $500 for their design.

Applications are due November 6, 2020. You can view the full application HERE.

Deadline: 11.05.2020
Name: Latesha Dickerson
Address: 7234 W North Ave, 1901
Phone: 9178738282