Call for Submissions | Toi Pōneke Public Artwork

Submissions close Wednesday March 7, 5pm

Toi Pōneke, Wellington

Toi Pōneke Arts Centre is inviting artists and designers to submit a design for a public artwork on the East building at 61 Abel Smith Street, pictured above.

An artist’s fee of $5,000 is available to support one proposal from an arts/design practitioner that fulfils the criteria outlined in the project brief.

Download the project brief

Proposed artwork will

  • respond to the site including the architecture of each building and existing signage, colours, texture, etc.
  • consider local Māori whakapapa and history
  • reflect the activity within to give Toi Pōneke a clear creative identity and act as an interface between residents at Toi Pōneke and the public
  • be a visible link from the Cuba – Abel Smith Street intersection.
Please send your proposal to by Wednesday March 7 2018, 5pm.
Any questions please email Jane Yonge

Date(s) - 01/02/2018 - 07/03/2018
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