Public art commissions | Rosemount Shopping Centre and Castletymon Centre

South Dublin County Council invite artists to submit proposals for commissions in the District Centre Enhancement Programme at locations: Rosemount Shopping Centre (Rathfarnham) and Castletymon Centre (Tallaght).

The council invite expressions of interest from artists with experience of community collaboration, for the commissioning of artworks that creatively explore public spaces. The outcomes of the public art commissions may take the form of street art, art installation or event. A willingness to enter into a working partnership with the community and key stakeholders in the process of creating the commission is a core consideration in this brief.

The commissions at Rosemount Shopping Centre (Rathfarnham) and Castletymon Centre (Tallaght) will be the first in the District Centre Enhancement Programme. Led by South Dublin County Council Roads Services, the programme will celebrate the importance of the District Centres and will involve ten commissions in total.

Please read the brief for further details about the commission and locations.


The budget for each commission at Rosemount Shopping Centre (Rathfarnham) and Castletymon Centre (Tallaght) is €13,000 including VAT. This amount is fully inclusive of all costs including fees to the artist, any necessary research, production/realisation, installations, insurance, documentation and maintenance file.


16:00 Wednesday 26 May 2021


To download a copy of the brief see

This is two-stage application process. A maximum of three artists for each commission will progress to stage two. Artists shortlisted to stage two will be paid a fee of €500 for the development of proposals.

Further information

For queries, email The closing date for queries is 16:00 Wednesday 19 May 2021.





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