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Artist Commission

Deadline -
Friday 30th April 2021 - 5:00pm


Engagement Programme for the Weymouth Public Art Trail

Dorset Council would like to commission an artist or artist collaboration to create and deliver a programme of activities and events to promote and engage people in a newly installed public art trail in Weymouth, Dorset.

Fee: £4000 to include materials, plus up to £500 travel allowance

Timeframe: May – October 2021

Deadline for applications: 5pm Friday 30 April 2021

b-side is working with Dorset Council on this project and promoting this opportunity for an artist/artist collaboration to develop and deliver a programme of community workshops/activities inspired by these artworks and the stories behind them. These activities will take place across the artwork installation phase May – Sept 2021. The artist/artist collaboration will also create their own artist led or performative tours or events to engage the public in the trail when it is fully installed and launched in October 2021.

To apply for this commission please read the full brief, all applications must be made via the Curatorspace portal HERE

Please download the full brief below.


The project is supported by Arts Council England, Weymouth Town Council and Dorset Council.




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