Percent for Art Project @ Áislann Ghaoth Dobhar

Permanent Artwork with Engagement

Budget: €50,000


Stage 1: Briefing Document & Application

Deadline: 5th April, 2019, 4pm.

**Download Full Brief here**


Artists are now invited to express their interest in being considered for this public art project at Áislann Ghaoth Dobhair, Gaoth Dobhair Industrial Estate.

Interested practitioners are invited to submit the following to the Commissioners:

  • Application form; Curriculum Vitae; a brief Artist’s Statement – accompanied by preliminary drawing(s) only – indicating how they might propose to engage with this commission; images / details of recent relevant works / projects; AND a sample selection of recently completed Public Art Commissions (if relevant). No designs or detailed proposals are required at Stage 1.


Site Visit:

A Site Visit has been organised for interested artists, at 11 am on Thursday, 7th March, 2019, when they may view the Áislann building and its environs, be briefed on the Commissioner’s aims and goals for the project and get response to any additional queries they may have in relation to the Commission.


Completed Stage 1 Submissions should be lodged by post to the below address by 4pm on Thursday 28th March 2019.Completed Stage 1 Submissions should be lodged by post to the below address by 4pm on Friday 5th of April 2019.


Togra Pobal Ealaíon @ Áislann GD, F/ch: Danielle Nic Pháidín , Údarás na Gaeltachta, Páirc Ghnó Ghaoth Dobhair, Na Doirí Beaga,  Leitir Ceanainn, Co. Dhún na nGall.

 Please take note of the following:

  • Submissions by fax or email will not be accepted.
  • All materials submitted should be clearly labelled with the applicants name and contact details.
  • Late submissions will not be accepted

The closing date for receipt of Stage 1 completed application form together with supporting documentation and material is 4pm, 5th of April 2019.

**Download Full Brief here**