Perhaps rediscovering places is what artists and architects can do together. Jeff Kelley

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When You Look You May Not See - Richard Wentworth

Marking the Centenary commemorations of the outbreak of the First World War, British artist Richard Wentworth has created a new poster for Art on the Underground which uses mirror writing to reveal the personal correspondence of a young solider to his wife. The poster is currently being displayed across the London Underground network.

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Brighton Photo Biennial 2014


IN-SITE - Public realm commissioning


Artes Mundi 6; Exhibition and prize dates announced 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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Bristol Royal Hospital for Children


Poole Streetscape Manual


Persistence Works More case studies


Architen Landrell, ‘Kites’ – interior courtyard, Princess Royal University Hospital, Kent, 2003. King’s Fund: Enhancing the Healing Environment programme

When the Architects Leave: Maintaining artwork in the hospital environment

This information sheet by Josie Aston considers the particular challenges of maintaining artwork in the hospital environment in the light of the experiences of arts curators at six NHS hospitals.

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Weymouth and Portland Borough Council Public Art Strategy


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