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Tralee Bay Wetlands Eco & Activity Park invites submissions from Visual Artists; to consult, design, make and install 8-10 little Homes of our Wetlands Wild creatures & plants for a Nature Trail (Approx. size 18 inches to 36 inches). Each little home will depict a unique aspect of Tralee Bay Wetlands.

The artists applying will need to be

(1) Interested in nature and

(2) Experienced in working with natural materials.

These little houses designs will engage children with a new innovative and creative nature trail at the Wetlands site. The aim is to offer fun, enjoyment, inspiration and to impart education regarding our natural environment, through the experience of our little creatures  houses on the trail.

The total budget for artist’s fee, consultation, design, fabrication, installation, all associated travel and insurance costs, inclusive of VAT is €1,500. Many natural materials will be available on site at Tralee Bay Wetlands and these will be made freely available on agreement of design and timeframe for delivery.

Applications and enquiries to, to include a two page submission, the artists cv, links/ examples of previous, recent work, budget breakdown (inclusive of VAT and insurances) and proposed timeframe for delivery.

Deadline 4pm July 12th 2021.

Supported by Creative Ireland Kerry

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Kerry County Council
Arts Department
Co Buildings,
Co. Kerry
Tel: 066/7183541
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