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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Tracking The Process Of Abandonment: Victoria Lucas’ Decaying Urban Spaces

As part of the Practising Place programme, In Certain Places has announced the latest essay commissioned in collaboration with The Double Negative - a UK-based online magazine featuring a selection of the latest in arts, design, film and music.

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Public Art Consultancy, Mandela 8 Memorial Campaign


Bellway Homes Banbury Commission


Oxley Park Public Art Commission – Milton Keynes More news

Case studies

Yuko Shiraishi, Wall painting, 2007, at The Richard Desmond Children’s Eye Centre at Moorfields Hospital, London. Photo: Yuko Shirashi.

Moorfields Eye Hospital

Public art consultants Art Office commissioned Samantha Bryan, Lucy Casson and Yuko Shiraishi to create artworks for a new children’s eye centre at Moorfields Hospital, London.

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Islington Green War Memorial Project


River Parrett Trail


What Would it Take? 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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Commissioning Guidelines: Modus Operandi


Funding: Sources for Public Art

Local authorities

Public Art and Planning More resources

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