The Baird Family Hospital Courtyards Commission

Updated: 26 July 2022

GHAT is seeking applicants who can demonstrate strong visual art and design skills, with a background in horticulture and landscaping. They will also require a background in consultation methods which include the stakeholders in the design of the work. The role of the artist will be to work with GHAT and NHS Grampian to create artwork for the Baird Family Hospitals 6 external courtyards. Some of the courtyards will be fully accessible while others will be closed to public access however all will be visible from other parts of the building.

These courtyards are focal points for the users of the building, giving a view of the outside. The aim of this commission is the creation of engaging and accessible outside spaces.

Eligibility: Arts graduate with at least two years’ experience. Desired skills: Knowledge of contemporary art practice at a national and international level. Knowledge of the skills required to deliver a socially engaged participatory project. Experience in landscaping and horticulture.

What you get: Phase 1 payment £7500 - guaranteed. Phase 2 payment - dependent on funding.

Grampian Hospitals Art Trust

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