Art commissioning


You have decided you want to commission an artist. You now need to think about what kind of artwork you would like where it might be placed and what you want the work to achieve. This is the time for some ‘blue skies’ thinking, research and conversations before you get down to the practicalities.

  • What do you want to achieve through your project?
  • Who are the audience?
  • What kind of work would be appropriate?
  • Where is it going to be placed?

The key preparation stages

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