Frequently Asked Questions
When are proposals due?
May 1st 2019, midnight New Zealand time.
When will the successful proposal be announced?
June 1st, 2019.
What file formats for visualisations are allowed?
Only jpg is allowed, less than 30mb, landscape or 16:9 displays best. A link to a supporting pdf can be added in the section for links towards the end of the form.
What information is needed in the proposal?
A full list of the application requirements can be found here.
Is the artist or group required to create the signage and education materials?
No, they only need to write the content. The physical signage is paid for by the commissioners.
Is transportation of materials to site included in the artist fee?
Yes, the artist or group should allow for the transportation of all materials to site.
Is there a separate budget for welders or construction contractors to actually make the work?
No, any sub-contraciong by the artist needs to come out of the fee. Sub-contractors need to be approved by NPDC.
Is there a separate budget for materials?
All materials should come from the project fee.
Are accommodation, transport and petrol to be paid for from the commission fee?
Is the artist responsible for public liability insurance during the construction and siting of the art work?
Does the artist or group need to register with NPDC?
Yes. You will need to complete documentation, and with Intercreate Trust if necessary, write an OSH plan.
Are there options for the placement of the art work?
No. The art work must be located outside the entrance, approximately in the area indicated in the plans.