Artist Opportunity: GO! Southampton

GO! Southampton would like to invite expressions of interest from artists and designers to create an exciting and Southampton specific digital artwork as part of an upcoming public art project.

They are looking to commission 4 Southampton based artists and designers to create a digital artwork which will be printed and installed onto 17 bins in the city centre.

The artwork should cover three themes/areas:

  • Cultural Quarter/culture
  • Old Town /heritage
  • Above Bar Street/ retail/ broader Southampton

Artists will be asked to create a digital artwork relating to one of these themes as they will be used in isolation. The creative style can vary and be determined by the artist/designer however must be in keeping with the setting that these bins will be installed and should be Vibrant,  positive and inspiring.

Each of the 4 selected artists/designers will receive an all-inclusive fee of £250 plus VAT if relevant.

Read the full brief and find out how to apply here

Deadline is on Monday 2nd August 2021. Good Luck!

GO! Southampton is working on this public art project, with support from Southampton City Council and Solent Showcase Gallery, as part of our wider contribution as City Partner to Southampton’s UK City of Culture 2025 bid