Gateway Shopping Park - Art Commission

Artist Wanted in Knocknacarra, Galway!

As part of our development project, we’re looking for an artist to design a sculpture to be placed in Gateway Shopping Park. A €5,000 bursary will be funded for your art piece, which should reflect the theme: Wild Atlantic Way, sustainability, and the community.

The winning art piece, selected by a panel of judges, will be in place by the end of 2020. Submission ends September 4th.⁠

Applicants must submit:

  • A plan outlining general ideas for the commission and the artistic concept of the proposed work. (Please, limit your response to 1500 words and 10 images).
  • An up-to-date C.V.
  • Selection of examples of recent work (web links or e-file).
  • Examples of previous commissions and/or references.

Please submit the requested work in only 1 (one) PDF Document.

Please read the full Briefing before submitting your application: https://bit.ly/2TKAB10

Click this link to apply: https://forms.gle/DHy2qtgAHuPLyUW18

(The Art Piece Commission was launched earlier this year but postponed due to COVID-19. Applications before July 17th remain eligible.)

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