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Elder Yard, Bridgend Town Centre, Wales.

Deadline: July 4, 2012, 5:00 pm

Elder Yard, Bridgend Town Centre, Wales.

Applications sought for artist on design team and commission opportunity.

Elbow Room are working with Bridgend County Borough Council (BCBC) to develop and implement a public art programme for Bridgend Town Centre.

This project centres around Elder Street and Cross Street at the heart of the Bridgend Town Centre conservation area - a group of historically significant narrow lanes surrounded by listed buildings. The key objectives for the artwork commission are to more effectively integrate Elder Yard with the town centre, and entice pedestrians into the site through the three key gateways.

Elbow Room are seeking applications from artists who would like be part of BCBC’s design team for this scheme, to lead investigations and research into the Elder Street area, and create a series of integrated artwork enhancements.

Timescale: August 2012 to December 2013
Budget: £105,000 exclusive of VAT
Deadline for applications: 5pm July 4th 2012

For a full artist brief and details of how to apply please visit www.elbowroom.org.uk

Visit www.elbowroom.org.uk