Public art is not an art form, it's simply a way of improving the changing environment through the arts. PASW

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ixia has taken over the ownership and management of Public Art Online from Arts Council England. The design and content of the website are currently being reviewed.

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Charcoal Measure by Onya McCausland, 2016   © Gareth Bowden

Charcoal Measure; Onya McCausland

From the 15th of March 2016 Onya McCausland's new artwork Charcoal Measure, will be unveiled and reveal hidden coal seams 1000ft below the surface of the Forest of Dean Sculpture Trail.

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Urban vibrations: selfhood, sound and the city


The Expanded City


Freelance Creative Programmer More news

Case studies

Walking the High Line. Photo copyright Joel Sternfeld 2000

The High Line

The High Line is a monument to the industrial history of New York's West Side. It offered an opportunity to create an innovative new public space, raised above the city streets, with views of the Hudson River and the city skyline. Its conversion is planned to be a global model for the reuse of transportation infrastructure.

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River Parrett Trail




Over Easy More case studies


Ice Bear, Trafalgar Square, London, 2009.

Insurance for Artists

There is more information about Public Liability and Professional Indemnity for Artists on our specially commissioned information sheet.

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How artists can work with design teams on capital projects: An Arts Consultant's Perspective


Positive Places, Look Ahead Housing and Care, Public Art Programme


Consultation in Public Art Practice More resources

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