Public Art and Architecture

Artists and architects often work together to produce exciting and beautiful artworks alongside the construction of new buildings and landscaped environments.

Selected examples:

Fill - Catherine Delaney

Strata - Joy Gerrard

Evidence – James Hayes

Tallaght X - Eileen MacDonagh

Turning Point - Isabel Nolan

Crann an Óir - Éamonn O'Doherty

Units of Potential - Alice Rekab

Zip – Corban Walker


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Learn about the experiences of those who have been involved in public art projects.



Art Commission, Artfelt (Sheffield Children's Hospital), UK

17 May 2017

Closes 2nd June Artfelt is seeking expressions of interest for the new Haematology and Oncology Unit at Sheffield Children's Hospital. The state...More..

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Greystones Educate Together National School appointed a voluntary committee with relevant expertise to oversee the per cent for art commissioning process. An external curator, Máire Davey, was appointed specifically for her expertise in working in a highly collaborative way as meaningful involvement from the students and school was viewed as central to the process. The procurement route chosen was limited invited competition.

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