'Monuments, even light intimate ones are associated with power.... those with power attempt to both localise and dramatise the meaning of space, partly by giving it an identity (perhaps the opposite of anarchy).

Steve Pile, The Unknown City, 2002

Steve Pile is professor of Human Geography at Open University, UK.

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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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