Be an Artist

The Bakersfield Museum of Art relies on artists of all ages to take part in this event. On October 21st and 22nd, artists create temporary works of art with chalk pastels on the pavement at The Marketplace. All artists are invited to participate by applying below. There is no fee for participation.

To Apply


A description and photo of the masterwork being copied or the concept of the original work must be submitted for approval. Please read the Artist Rules and Guidelines (pdf) before applying.

Looking to participate as a school? Visit our Schools page more more information.