National Trust seeks proposals for Kedleston Hall
[Expressions of interest must be received by 15 January 2012] The National Trust is seeking expressions of interest from architects and designers for ‘Playful Incident’ - a new commission for Kedleston Hall in Derbyshire.
The contest seeks ideas for temporary structures and or works of art which could create ways to experience the grounds. Entries which take a ‘playful approach’ are sought.
Submissions should include a 500 word essay outlining the entrant’s interest in the commission and examples of their previous work.
Three teams will be shortlisted and receive £400 to develop their final submission.
The winner will receive £60,000 to realise the project. The completed installation will be open to the public for four months.
Expressions of interest must be received by 15 January 2012
The winning proposal will be selected 3 February 2012
Client contact details:
Further details and application information is available from
Kedleston Hall Parkland project,
Spaces which focus on playful experiences are specifically required over play areas in the traditional sense.