EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

Bunbury Catholic College’s Art Extraordinaire is inviting Visual Artists to submit an Expression of Interest in an exterior wall mural valued at $5,000 (Inclusive of GST). This project is funded by the Bunbury Catholic College P&F and Ex Students Association.

SITE: A section of an exterior brick wall, which is a major thoroughfare outside the Learning Commons. Exact size can be negotiated.

SITE VISIT: Artists wishing to submit an EOI are invited to attend a site visit on Monday September 2 at 8.30 am after registering at bccartex@gmail.com.

THEME: Renewal.

ARTWORK: The work must be durable to cope with exterior conditions. The chosen artist will be asked to talk with the upper school art students about your arts practice, ideas & concepts before design is approved & where possible utilise some of their youthful creative energy.

EOI SUBMISSION: Please email Anthea Turkington – bccartex@gmail.com with your EOI by Friday 6th September. Please submit a Cover Letter, a CV/Bio with five examples of your previous work, as well as a proposed concept design for the mural. Visual examples (1MB images) must showcase your skills as accomplished practising artists.

SELECTED ARTIST: One (1) Artist will be selected to work up their concept to be approved by the working group. Successful artist to be contacted by 13 September.

CONCEPT DESIGN: Dates to be agreed upon with artist and the arts working group.

INSTALLATION OF WORK: Installation must be completed to coincide with the Art Extraordinaire weekend dates of Friday Oct 18 – Sunday Oct 20.

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