Parkhead Hub Creative Commissions

Parkhead Hub is a new integrated health and social care centre for North East Glasgow, due to open in 2024.

Closing date: 10 Oct 2022

Glasgow City’s Health and Social Care Partnership (GCHSCP) now seeks creative practitioner/s for two commissioned artworks at a new flagship health hub in Parkhead, due to open in 2024 as the largest of its kind in the UK.

Designed by award-winning Hoskins Architects, Parkhead Hub will be the new location for a vast range of health and care facilities and services including: GP surgeries, community dentist, community pharmacy, podiatry, children’s services, mental health services, sandyford; and social work services.

A café, meeting space, training rooms and the relocated Parkhead Library will provide a dynamic community dimension to the overall Hub facility.

The creative brief is available at glasgowcity.hscp.scot. However, please email jacqueline.shearer2@ggc.scot.nhs.uk for accompanying plans and images as these are not yet available on the website.

Each commission is offered on a fixed-term freelance contract to be worked flexibly over the programme timescale which is w/c 7 November 2022 to w/c 26 September 2023. An indicative budget for each commission is outlined below to enable applications to financially scope proposals:

  • £9,000 artist fee and travel expenses for around 30 days based on Scottish Artist Union rates; and
  • Production budget of £20,000 is to include workshops and engagement activity where this forms part of the commission process.

The budget will be agreed on appointment of selected artists.

You must be available to see your proposal through to conclusion within this programme timescale including all engagement work and fabrication. 

Further information from: jacqueline.shearer2@ggc.scot.nhs.uk // 07740600084.

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Opportunity provided by:
Glasgow City Health & Social Care Partnership
Venue Location:
Parkhead Hub
45 Broompark Dr

Main Contact:
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