Deadline for Stage 1 applications: Friday 9 December, 12 noon
Beaufort College Public Art Working Group have made the decision to commission a permanent artwork in the form of a ‘Creative and Contemplative Space’ within their school for students and staff for their Per Cent for Art project. It is envisioned that this overall
artwork will be sited inside the building.
The total budget for the project is €43,000.
The Commissioning Process:
The selection process will take the form of a Two Stage Open Competition. It is open to all interested professional artists at any stage of their career or experience. Selection will be based on the information supplied, establishing the competence of the artists to carry out this commission. No designs or detailed proposals are required in Stage 1.
Artists are invited to express their interest in being considered for this project at the first stage of this commission. Artists may do this by completing the application form and submission of a CV and images / details of recent relevant works / projects.
From the completed Stage 1 applications; a shortlist of artists will be selected by panel jury. Stage 2 short listed artists will be paid a concept development fee of €150 to work on a detailed proposal for final selection. A Stage 2 brief will be available to
shortlisted artists and a site visit is expected at this stage.
The Selection Panel will consist of two / three members of the Public Art Working Group and two Professional Artists and will be chaired by the Curator / Project Manager.
For full guidelines, brief and application form see: beaufort-college-stage-1-project-brief
Applicants can make enquiries regarding the commission to Rina Whyte, email firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone + 353 87 238 9591.