primary artwork for Main foyer 

Expressions of interest are now closed for artists to register for the opportunity to deliver the primary artwork, to be displayed in the main foyer of the Tweed Valley Hospital.

Separate Expressions of Interest programs will be released for the secondary artwork opportunities. Keep an eye on the website for the release of these opportunities.

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Experienced artists from the Tweed Valley region, or with a significant connection to the region are encouraged to apply.
Artists will be required to submit a response that fulfils the requirements as outlined in the Expression of Interest Artist Brief.

The following selection criteria will apply:

Previous experience (60%)
Proven ability to successfully complete high-profile public art projects to include but not limited to:

  • Current CV: 1 - 2 pages
  • Short bio: 200 words, written in third person
  • Demonstrated ability to complete works within time, budget and quality.
 
Quality of previous public artworks (20%)
Artist are to include images of completed artworks:
  • Artists can send up to four separate images in jpeg format only
  • Please ensure they are not pixelated
  • If images are too big to email, i.e. over 10MB in total, then please send a Dropbox link or similar so that images can be retrieved
  • Note that if images are difficult to retrieve or poor quality, then they will not be considered.
 
Summary of approach (20%)
The artist is to author a brief summary of their approach to this public art project in response to the EOI briefing document. It is to include but not be limited to:
  • Conceptual approach including a short statement of how the artists practice would apply to this artwork opportunity
  • Proposed materials
  • Proposed collaborations, community engagements and/or mentorships for emerging artists.

 
Please send all enquiries and complete submissions to iAM Projects:
Email:                   eoi@iamprojects.com.au
Closing date:     5pm (AEDT) 13 November 2020

Please note that late submissions will not be accepted.

Click here for more information on the Tweed Valley Hospital Art in Health program.

Tweed Valley Hospital main entry from Cudgen Road (Artist impression)
View of Wollumbin (Mt Warning) from the Hospital site
Artwork activating the main foyer (Artist impression)
Main lobby with indicative art zone (Artist impression)

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