BASS Coast Shire Council is on the lookout for an experienced and innovative artist to design and create a commissioned public artwork which will be situated in Harold Hughes Reserve, Corinella.
Artists are invited to submit their engaging and creative design concepts before 5pm on Friday, October 13.
The Corinella Public Art Project will be commissioned at the value of $47,000 and delivered as part of the council’s annual Public Art Program.
Bass Coast Mayor Pamela Rothfield said she was looking forward to seeing the designs.
“I am very proud of the council’s Public Art Program. Often when I travel and visit towns it is the unique and engaging public artworks which stick in memory.
“I cannot wait to see what Corinella’s
artwork will look like.”
The successful applicant will be selected by the Community Reference Group, an independent group consisting of local community representatives from diverse areas including Corinella Ratepayers and Residents Association, Corinella Foreshore Committee of Management, Corinella and District Community Centre, Corinella and District Community Art Show, business owners, The Edge of Us, Cr Geoff Ellis, Cr Clare Le Serve and council officers.
For more information and to complete an application online, head to http://www.basscoast.vic.gov.au/corinellaart
For hard copies of the application please contact Arts and Culture administration officer Rebecca Scott by email art@basscoast.vic.gov.au or phone on 1300 BCOAST (226 278) or 5671 2761.