Former George Ward School Site, Melksham

Public Art Commission Former George Ward School Site, Melksham







Diana Hatton, Project Manager


Public Art Commissions: Former George Ward School Site, Melksham

Persimmon Homes are seeking expressions of interest for two linked commissions in a residential development at the former George Ward School site in Melksham.

The commissions will deliver a suite of functional artworks including seating and waymarking in Public Open Space and Green Corridors across the site.

Artist Fee

The budget for the commissions is £34,000 and £20,000

There is also a commission for a bursary artist to the value of £2,500 (may suit a local and/or emerging Artist) to lead creative engagement on the project.

Project Details

More details in the following documents

Artists Brief: Former George Ward School Public Art Commissions

Final Revised Arts Scheme: Former George Ward School

Site Plan: Former George Ward School

Application Deadline

Closing date to receive expressions of interest (EOI) is 5.00 pm on Thursday 25th April 2019.

For Further Information

For an informal discussion and send your EOI to project manager Diana Hatton at