Publicart.ie


A comprehensive Public Art resource, publicart.ie offers information from the practical to the critical.

This site includes a fascinating and continuously updated directory of almost 250 permanent & temporary, public & socially engaged, artworks made in Ireland, or of artwork made by Irish artists abroad.

The site carries all the latest news and opportunities for artists and there are video interviews with artists and commissioners and reading material on all things from how to commission an artist, through to excerpts from the latest artworld publications and discourses.

Advice to first-time commissioners - Is this the first time you have been involved in managing a Per Cent for Art project - Do you need advice? 

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John Byrne

Dublin's Last Supper

In 2003 curator Cliodhna Shaffrey invited John Byrne to devise a proposal for a large public artwork to be installed in an outdoor space at a new d...