Artist Commission for Manchester Science Festival 2022 and Bradford Science Festival 2023

Artist Commission for Manchester Science Festival 2022 and Bradford Science Festival 2023

The work should be fun and accessible for a range of visitors – from families through to adults.

Science festival headline Artist Commission (Manchester Science Festival 2022 and Bradford Science Festival 2023)

Contract summary

 

Industry

    • Artistic and literary creation and interpretation services – 92310000
    • Artistic services – 92312000
    • Services provided by individual artists – 92312250

Location of contract

SW7 2DD

Value of contract

£40,000

Procurement reference

IT-492-1107-SIM2539M

Published date

20 December 2021

Closing date

31 January 2022

Closing time

1pm

Contract start date

22 February 2022

Contract end date

3 November 2023

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open (non-OJEU)

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

Yes

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

No

 

Description

The science museum group (SMG) are seeking an individual artists, creative studios and technologists to create an innovative digital and interactive experience for the Manchester Science Festival 2022 and Bradford Science Festival 2023.

The work should be fun and accessible for a range of visitors – from families through to adults. Families are the biggest audience for both festivals and the commission should be developed to appeal to them – placing their experience at the heart. It will stand out from the rest of the programme of both festivals and be in situ for at least 10 days at each site (up to 3 months at SIM).

The finished work needs to be robust, designed with large volumes of people in mind, interacting and immersing themselves in the experience.

 

More information

 

Links
Additional text
You can view our tender documents and apply for the opportunity here: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sciencemuseumgroup/aspx/Home

Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : No

 

How to apply

 

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.

 

About the buyer

 

Contact name

Sallyann Browning

Address

Exhibition Road
South Kensington
London
SW7 2DD
United Kingdom

Telephone

0161 606 0111

Email

Sallyann.Browning@scienceandindustrymuseum.org.uk

Website

https://www.sciencemuseumgroup.org.uk