How to commission a community art project 

Community Art Project considerations:

  • Requirements of the commissioners

  • Budget considerations

  • Location

  • Community group engagement

  • Community group involvement

  • Onsite and offsite making

  • Onsite installation best practice

  • Timeline and deadlines

  • 2 or 3 dimensional mosaic work considerations

  • Durability & longevity

 

Budgets - Small scale community projects £3,000

Community Mosaic Art Project Fees

  • Artists consultation and proposal fees average £500

  • Design fees are from £500 to £1000

  • Community workshop day rate varies from £350 to £550

  • Studio making inclusive of materials ranges from £1200 to £2500 per square metre depending on design and material

  • Installation fees and costs subject to location and team requirements average £500 to £1000