Call for artists – creative project uncovering the hidden heritage of a Bristol estate

Organiser: Knowle West Media Centre

Knowle West Media Centre (KWMC) is seeking artists, working in any medium, who are interested in participatory arts practice and the culture and architecture of council-built estates and the experiences of people who live there.

The artist will work with KWMC on the project “100 years of Knowle West Style”, which aims to uncover, explore and tell the story of the Knowle West estate’s hidden heritage through a mix of participative research, making, and site-specific events.

The project which forms part of “Homes for Heroes 100” – a collaborative programme of projects, events, publications and other activities across Bristol to mark the centenary of the 1919 Housing and Town Planning Act (known as The Addison Act after the then Minister of Health and Housing Christopher Addison) which led to the building of large-scale council house estates in this country.

Commission dates: May to October 2019, with a public event to happen in mid-October
Fee: up to £8,000, inclusive of VAT. There is additional budget for materials and events
Deadline: Monday 18 March 2019

KWMC is also seeking an Arts Producer and Archivist to work on the project.

For more details about all of the roles and how to apply visit https://bit.ly/2Imhfv5

Venue

Locality

Bristol

Contact Details

Martha King

0117 903 0444

Opportunity title: Call for artists – creative project uncovering the hidden heritage of a Bristol estate
Expiry Date: 2019-03-18T00:00:00+00:00