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Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council wishes to select two commissions for the creation of a new body of work which will culminate in an exhibition, by each selected artist(s), in the Municipal Gallery, dlr LexIcon in 2022 and 2023.  These commissions are funded by The Arts Council and supported by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council.

The theme of the commission is to create a new body of work that is responsive to Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County. Applicants are invited to engage with the geographic, cultural and/or social context of the area.

Two commissions will be selected by way of an open selection process. Each artist(s) will be paid a commission of €10,000 and will be given an agreed period of time to undertake the commission. The resultant artworks will be displayed in the dlr LexIcon Gallery.

Applications have now closed.

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For detailed information on how to apply please click here