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


Learn more about the per cent for art scheme and how to go about commissioning a public art project.

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



Per Cent for Art Commission - Gaelscoil Dara

28 February 2017

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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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