Call For Artists

Poetry Broadsides Call for Qualifications

The City of Malibu is seeking artists to create a broadside in response to a poem written by former Malibu Poet Laureate John Struloeff.  Featured artists will design and create an original visual art piece for public distribution and reproduction. The City desires artwork that is intriguing and inspirational.

Only online applications will be accepted. The submission deadline is Friday, February 23, 2024.

Malibu Sunset by John Struloeff

For more information and to submit an application, click this link to the online form.

Questions related to the Poetry Broadsides may be directed to Recreation Coordinator Amanda Rigali at

Verse About Town 

Local poets are encouraged to submit their work to be featured in the Malibu Poet Laureate Committee's program, Verse About Town. Poetry is displayed monthly at City Parks. Visit the program webpage for additional details and submit poems through the City's online form center.

Call For Artists Updates

Artists interested in receiving text messages or emails about the Calls should register for alerts through the Malibu Arts Commission website.