Are you an artist? dlr seeking creative responses to Marlay House

Friday, October 9, 2020
dlr County
Intro Text 

The Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown Heritage Office invites arts and crafts practitioners to submit proposals for participation in a pilot initiative. 

What we offer

  • Artist commission of €3,500 - we will be selecting two artists for this project
  • Guided tour of the house and its artefacts/artwork
  • DLR will prepare an online and printed publication to mark the occasion of this pilot initiative

What is expected of the artist

  • To visit Marlay house and choose an object as inspiration for a new artwork in any medium
  • To complete the work within the required timeframe (note: working space is not provided as part of this commission)
  • To engage with a project videographer/photographer commissioned by Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council to document the process
  • Submission date: October 20th, 2020. Please apply here

Take a virtual tour of Marlay House

This initiative is funded by the Creative Ireland Programme, and is subject to a very short timeframe due to funding requirements. Commission must be completed by 25th November 2020.