Bognor Regis Creative Town Centre Consultant Call Out

Deadline: February 28 2022

Find Out More: http://artswork.org.uk/programmes/arun-inspires/

Opportunity from: Artswork

Contact: rebeccaeast@artswork.org.uk


Artswork in partnership with Arun District Council and Bognor Regis BID invites applications from an artist or group of artists or organisation to deliver a creative consultation process to take place over the Summer term 2022. This process will culminate in a public exhibition of work in any form exploring local young people’s visions for Bognor Regis town centre in July 2022.

The project will work cross-phase with two local primary schools, a secondary and at least one local youth group who are already attached and committed, with a schedule of work to be determined by the artist partner. Exploratory sessions may take place on site in these schools and clubs and/or workshop space in the exhibition venue on Place St Maur can be made available.

We are interested in proposals that will facilitate young people’s exploration of their area using a range of artforms including creative writing..

We are seeking an artist / artists / organisation with demonstrable experience in
– Facilitating youth voice across age groups from KS1 – 4
– High quality cross art form workshop delivery
– Experience creating and curating public exhibitions of work

The exhibition will take place in July 2022 in a 76m square new exhibition space runby the BID.

The fee for this work is £7500 to be inclusive of VAT, travel and materials. The commissioned artist must hold an up to date DBS and hold Public Liability Insurance to a value of at least £5million.

To apply please send a brief (1 page) outline of your approach and your track record relevant to the three areas of expertise above plus up to 3 links to previous work to Programme Manager Beccy East on rebeccaeast@artswork.org.uk.

We would like to hear from artists at any stage of their career and are particularly keen to commission those from diverse and under represented groups and backgrounds

This project is part of the Arun Inspires programme of cultural investment in children and young people led by Artswork. A group of art students from Felpham Community College will be part of the selection panel.