Artist Opportunity – Lazy Days, Busy Bees

Posted: Tue 1 May

Into the Wild is a series of 6 events taking place at The Gardens between June and October 2018. They are part of a new £1.25 million Scottish programme of community projects to improve engagement with greenspace in our larger towns and cities. The Green Infrastructure Strategic Intervention is led by Scottish Natural Heritage and is part-funded through the European Regional Development Fund.

Artist Brief

Into the Wild will engage with the general public living in the local area and across Glasgow. People of all ages and abilities will engage in arts, horticulture, creativity and well-being activities. We require an artist or artists for our bee themed event in June Lazy Days and Busy Bees, to deliver: movement inspired by the bee ‘waggle-dance’, a mobile ‘bee hummers’ workshop, bee costumes and props for children and adults, and a bee thaumatropes workshop.


Total of £500 inclusive of artist fee, costumes, props, art workshops and all other related costs.


Tues 1st May Call for entries opens
Tues 15th May Call for entries closes at 12pm
Wed 16th May Successful Applicant contacted
Wed 23rd May Method Statement completed
Wed 23rd June Lazy Days, Busy Days event

Call for Entries
Full details of the Into the Wild Artist Opportunity LDBB.
With your entry, please send a completed Equalities Monitoring Form

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