bloc // August 2, 2013

Public Art Commission ⁄⁄

University of South Wales, ATRiuM ; The Faculty of Creative & Cultural Industries, Cardiff, Wales – Public Art Commission.

The University of South Wales has appointed EMP Projects to work with them to

develop and manage a public art commission for the ATRiuM Campus, Cardiff.

The ATRiuM 1 & 2 is a facility that will cater to an increasing need for graduates in the

creative and cultural industries and the growing needs of the financial and professional

services sector in the Cardiff City’s enterprise zone.

This is an opportunity for a professional artist (or artist group) with a strong,

international reputation to design and implement innovative and site responsive

artworks in the public realm. The permanent public artwork, or series of works and an

associated engagement project should aid in the deliver a memorable built environment

and be distinctive to the ATRiuM, University of South Wales, and the wider City.

The overall budget for this commission is £68,000.00 (ex vat).

To receive an expression of interest application pack, please email Emma M Price via email to

Quote&Ref: ATRiuM&Public&Art&Commission.

Deadline for the submission of your expression of interest application: 12th August 2013 at 5pm.

The Selection Panel intends to select a maximum of four artists for interview. The

interviews will take place at ATRiuM, Faculty of Creative & Cultural Industries,

University of South Wales, Adam Street, Cardiff, Wales, CF24 2FN, on the 17

September 2013.

If you need help, guidance or advice with regard to submitting your expression of

interest please contact Rachel Harris via email: