A New Century Garden?

The City of Sydney is looking for an artist to develop an overarching concept to guide the design a new public space in Thomas Street, Chinatown.

Come up with an idea in the first place and become part of a collaborative team with landscape architects and designers to create a ‘counter point of respite’ for this new space in Chinatown.

New Century Garden

Thomas Street, Chinatown

EOI number 1411

The City of Sydney invites artists to develop an innovative public art approach to guide the design of a new public space in Chinatown. Artists are asked to respond to the idea of a ‘New Century Garden’ developed by curator Aaron Seeto to provide a ‘counter point of respite’.

Submission Deadline 11.00am Tuesday 7th February 2012 

The following background information is provided for artists:

Chinatown Public Domain Plan 

City of Sydney

New Century Garden Videos 

4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art

 New Century Garden Forum Information 

4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art  

For enquiries and a copy of the documentation for this EOI please contact Paul Brown, Tendering Officer:

Email: pbrown@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au

Telephone: (02) 9265 9364