Moyle District Council wish to appoint an artist to design and arrange the production, delivery and installation of one piece of public art at Ballycastle Harbour and one piece of public art at Rathlin Island Harbour, Ballycastle. It is anticipated that this project will be completed by January 2011.

The budget for the project is GBP100,000. Artists wishing to participate in the contest must submit a Pre-Qualification Response document. The selection of min. five and max. eight artists will be invited to prepare concept sketch designs on the basis of the information given in this document.

Further information and Pre-Qualification Response documents can be obtained by contacting Moyle District Council at:
Ballycastle & Rathlin Public Art, Moyle District Council, Sheskburn House, 7 Mary Street, Ballycastle, Co. Antrim, BT54 6QH
T: GB +44 2820762225 Call
E: kmcgonigle@moyle-council.org or mmcconaghy@moyle-council.org
Deadline for submissions: 16 April 2010


Loreto Primary School in Gorey wishes to invite submissions from an artist or artists for a work of visual art funded through the PerCent for Art Scheme. The commissioners are particularly interested in receiving proposals from artists who will provide a work of visual art, either 2D or 3D, that will be stimulating, fun, exciting, promote enquiry and intrigue, and possibly incorporate an element of functionality.

The budget for the design, supply and fixture of this project is E34,200 inclusive of all costs, expenses, VAT, insurance and other charges. Artists will be shortlisted and selected through a two stage open competition process. An element of background research will be needed to inform artists’ proposals.

For further details, commission briefs and application forms, please contact Josephine O’Neill at:
Loreto Primary School, Gorey, Co. Wexford
T: IE +353 539421827 Call
E: loretopercentart@gmail.com
Deadline for submissions for Stage 1: 26 March 2010

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