Pledge for new art projects by Forestry Commission and ACE

Arts Council England (ACE) and the Forestry Commission will continue their Forest Art Works programme until 2020 after signing a renewed Memorandum of Understanding.

In the new agreement, the two bodies pledge to deliver new art projects across all Forest Districts and Arts Council areas, particularly those with little cultural infrastructure and low cultural engagement.

The four-year agreement builds on an existing memorandum of understanding between ACE and the Forestry Commission signed in 2012, which led to the Forest Art Works programme.

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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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