The contribution of art and artists is more than merely placing a piece of public art in front of a building, or staging a performance in a public space. This is narrow thinking. Charles Landry

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Ice Bear, Trafalgar Square, London, 2009.

Insurance for Artists

There is more information about Public Liability and Professional Indemnity for Artists on our specially commissioned information sheet.

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Reflections on Collaboration - Feasibility and Sustainability

Public Art South West has commissioned public artist Lee Simmons to write about her practice, specifically the various collaborative methods she has been part of and how sustainable they may or may not be.

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'Conversation Piece', Electric Wharf, Coventry, David Patten/Bryant Priest Newman Architects, 2003

An Artist's Perspective: Remember What Jack Said

Just because you are an artist doesn't mean you can collaborate. The collaboration, and the ability to collaborate, come first.

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