Beam has been appointed by the Principal Towns team and the Stairfoot Ward Alliance at Barnsley Council to develop a creative commissioning programme to enhance the identity of the Stairfoot Basin area, Barnsley.
We are pleased to announce three commission opportunities:
1. Permanent Public Art commission – Engage: £12,000 + £4,200 design development & engagement fee
2. Permanent Public Art commission – Welcome: £20,000 + £4,200 design development & engagement fee
3. Permanent Wayfinding Signage – £10,000 + Design Development Fee £1,750
The overall vision is to deliver a series of ambitious permanent commissions that support a positive identity for Stairfoot during an important period of change, creating an element of surprise for residents and visitors.
Approaches by individual artists, collectives or interdisciplinary teams who have demonstrable previous experience of delivering work at an impactful scale within the public realm, and who feel they can bring a unique perspective on supporting the identity of Stairfoot in a contemporary way are welcome to apply.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 9AM TUESDAY 26 MAY
TO FIND OUT MORE PLEASE DOWNLOAD THE FULL ARTIST BRIEF VIA THE LINK BELOW:
FINAL Stairfoot creative commissioning brief