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Expressions of interest sought for public art commission at entertainment venue, Guildford

Deadline: January 15, 2010, 4:00 pm

Guildford Borough Council is seeking expressions of interest from artists, designers and teams for the development of a public art scheme for a new premier entertainment venue in the Town Centre.  The new venue, which is to replace the old Civic Hall, will include a 1,000 seated auditorium, versatile studio space, two function rooms and five seminar rooms and will be a striking, contemporary building.

The public art should enhance the landscaping and building and celebrate the new venue as a focal point for culture in Guildford.

The fixed fee for the commission is £28,000 which must cover all fees, materials, fabrication and installation costs.

Expressions of interest should be sent with a CV and up to 5 jpeg images of previous work by: 4.30pm on Friday 15 January 2010 to Nadine Ishani, Arts Officer, Guildford Borough Council, Millmead House, Millmead, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 4BB or to [email protected]  Please send an SAE for images to be returned by post.  If you are submitting via email, please ensure jpeg images are less than 500kb each or provide web links.

For more information and a copy of the brief contact:
Nadine Ishani, Arts Officer
Tel: 01483 444713
Email: [email protected]

Deadline for expressions of interest: 4.30pm, Friday 15 January 2010