?The work of capturing this elusive quality that cities produce and make legible, and the work of making public space in this in-between zone, is not easily executed.  I can?t help but think that the making of art is part of the answer ? whether ephemeral public performances and installations or more lasting types of public sculpture, whether site-specific / community-based art, or nomadic sculptures that circulate among localitites.  Architecture is also central here??

Saskia Sassen is a sociologist and economist and is currently Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology Columbia University.

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Commission Call Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown

16 August 2017

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council and dlr Mill Theatre, Dundrum, invite proposals for a commission focusing on the creation of new work this blog...

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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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