The National Trust are seeking expressions of interest for a major contemporary commission for Wimpole, which will result in a temporary site specific artwork or works focusing on the landscape of ‘Capability’ Brown at Wimpole. The intention is for an artist, maker, architect or designer with a strong track record, to realise a new way of experiencing this incredible site for a period of a year from January – December 2016.
The working title ‘Different View’ reflects the overall aim of the project : to provide a stimulus for visitors to deepen their engagement with the Park’s history and significance, by seeing and / or experiencing it in a different way.
Where : Wimpole Estate
Fee : ( including materials, artists costs) £30,000
How to apply: To express your interest submit by email, 6 images of your work, CV and a short statement ( max 500 words) about your practice and why you are interested in the commission.
The deadline for expressions of interest is 20 February 2015. Five artists will be shortlisted each receiving a fee of £250 to work up a full proposal.
To receive the full artists brief and map please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline 20 February 2015