Where public art really fails is not where there is negative publicity but rather where there is indifference. Toby Dennett, Director, Sculptors' Society of Ireland

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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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The Collective at The House of St Barnabus preview

The Collective at The House of St Barnabas will be previewing new work on Wednesday 4th March 2015 from 6pm to 8pm. The Collective is the clubs not-for-profit arts programme, which showcases inspiring and uplifting visual art from established and emerging artists.

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Clogher Le Chéile Commission


New sculptures planned for the Forest of Dean Sculpture Trail


IBT 15 - Enter the Storm More news

Case studies

Emerald Laser Lawn, Dan Corson, 2007 Huzienga Plaza, Broward County, Florida, USA. Green lasers at low level playing out patterns across the lawn. Photo: Dan Corson.

Broward Lighting Project

Broward Lighting Project was an art commission in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, comprising two related light–artworks by the Seattle-based artist Dan Corson. The artist overcame a number of difficulties to make the project successful.

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Quarry 2


The Great Promenade Show


Mur Island More case studies


'Conversation Piece', Electric Wharf, Coventry, David Patten/Bryant Priest Newman Architects, 2003

An Artist's Perspective: Remember What Jack Said

Just because you are an artist doesn't mean you can collaborate. The collaboration, and the ability to collaborate, come first.

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Funding: Sources for Public Art

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Landcom Public Art Guidelines, New South Wales, Australia

Environment & landscape

Art in the Travelling Landscape: Hi-Views More resources

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