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George III Square - Artist Designed Street Furniture

Deadline: January 2, 2009

Weymouth and Portland Borough Council wish to appoint an artist to develop street furniture designs for the first phase of works on George III Square. This area is set back from the main Esplanade.

We would like to appoint an artist to begin work in January 2009. This brief covers the period of concept design and detailed design stages up to April 2009.  Works on site are scheduled to commence in September 2009 and finish in March 2010.


The initial appointment will be for a fixed fee to cover all the appointed artist’s time, design materials and expenses for design concept and detailed design stages.

UKP18,000 + VAT

The implementation budget for all the works necessary to create the new Square is in the region of UKP1.2M with allocations of approx. UKP32.5K for railings, UKP50K for seating and bollards. Other ground work budgets can also be investigated for artist input.

To Apply

Please send images of your previous work on CD as a powerpoint or pdf document with an image list, a brief CV, and a letter outlining your interest in this project. We will also require two references before making an appointment. Send to: Celfwaith, 7 Pontfaen, Cardiff, CF23 7DU

For further information and contact details download the brief below;

For full brief click here(292 KB)