The Sherman Oaks Chamber Foundation




    Call for Utility Box Art Submissions

    The Chamber Foundation is offering $350 grants to local artists to paint LADOT Utility Boxes in Sherman Oaks. Grants include the cost of all materials. The Chamber will brand and paint all utility boxes with a graffiti proof coat once the application of art is completed.

    Requirements to Receive Grant:

    • All art must include either the Valley Oak Leaf or the Valley Oak Tree (image may be your artistic impression of these)


    • Paint must be low volatile and organic with no reflective materials
    • Art must be neighborhood appropriate
    • All Art will need to be approved by LA City and LADOT
    • Art Template downloadable click here


    To Submit

    • Email art work to ShermanOaksFoundation@gmail.com



    • Please submit before April 1 
  • Who we are

    The Sherman Oaks Chamber Foundation is a 501(c)3 devoted to beautifying the Sherman Oaks Community. To date, we have painted over one mural, painted over 40 utility boxes and hosted several Art Walks with over 3 dozen local artists. 

    Get Involved

    To get involved with the Sherman Oaks Chamber Foundation, please email fran@shermanoakschamber.org 

    Paint with us

    We are still accepting submissions for #LetsPaintShermanOaks. To submit, please follow these instructions.


    Help us make our neighborhood beautiful. Every donation goes straight to art