Public Art Curator Contract

Public Art Curator Contract

Copeland Borough Council are seeking to appoint a Public Art Curator on a contract for services basis.

Opportunity Id
DN432458
Title
Art Curator to develop a public art programme on the Copeland Coast, Cumbria
Categories
291100 – Museums & Art
Description
Copeland Borough Council are seeking to appoint a Public Art Curator on a contract for services basis. The role will involve the establishment of a Coastal Art Trail and the development of a broader strategy for Public Art across the borough. The art project is one element of The Connecting Cumbria’s Hidden Coast (CCHC) Programme, funded by Coastal Communities Fund, and Sellafield Ltd in which the Council are working with partners to develop a series of Public Art installations along the coast between Whitehaven and Millom. The “Art Trail” will be: • Linked to and add value and cultural interest to the Coastal Challenge Route, which is also being developed as part of the CCHC programme. • An initial Art project, which provides a catalyst for a broader public arts strategy in the Borough the development of which will be an integral part of the curator’s role. Further details are provided in the Invitation to Tender documents which will be made available upon registering an interest in this opportunity via The Chest Procurement Portal. All correspondence/clarifications must be made via The Chest (messages area). For support to use the Chest please contact Proactis Help Centre: https://supplierhelp.due-north.com/
Region(s) of supply
West Cumbria
Estimated value
N/A
Keywords
Art Curator, Art trail, Strategy, Art

Key dates

Estimated contract dates
Start date
01/11/2019
End date
31/03/2021

Contact details

Buyer
Copeland Borough Council
Contact
Eric Barker
Telephone
07876392494
Address
Copeland Borough Council
Whitehaven
Cumbria
CA28 7SJ

Expression of interest window

From 02/09/2019 09:00 to 14/10/2019 12:00