Procurements

Here you can see Public Art Agency Sweden’s ongoing and completed procurements.

Public Art Agency Sweden develops the contexts in which contemporary art and public space converge. Public Art Agency Sweden produces permanent and temporary art projects in public environments and artistic participation in urban development projects, as well as disseminating knowledge and experience.

Ongoing procurements

Commission of three new public artworks for Naturvetenskap Life at the University of Gothenburg

Public Art Agency Sweden invites artists to submit expressions of interest for three new artistic works for Naturvetenskap Life at the University of Gothenburg.

Application period: 4 May–2 June
Expressions of interest are to be submitted only via the digital procurement tool VISMA TendSign, which is also where any potential questions will be answered.

Application process

The procurement is carried out as a selection procurement in accordance with the Swedish Public Procurement Act, 2016: 1145 (LOU). The procurement process takes place in two steps. Firstly, artists are invited to submit an expression of interest via the digital procurement tool VISMA TendSign to develop a sketch proposal for the artistic works at Naturvetenskap Life. Then a minimum of two and maximum of three artists per commission are invited to submit an application to tender for the sketch assignment. Upon completion of the procurement process, two to three artists will receive remuneration for sketch assignments of SEK 80,000 excluding VAT per artist. The contract value for the artists that are awarded the artistic commissions is SEK 2,300,000 excluding VAT per commission.

Commission for a new public artwork at the School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg

Public Art Agency Sweden hereby invites artists to express interest in applying for the commission of a new artistic work at the School of Business, Economics and Law at the University of Gothenburg.

Application period: 24th April – 24th May. Expressions of interest can only be made through the procurement portal VISMA TendSign, all questions will also be answered through the portal.

Application process 

The procurement is carried out as a selection procurement in accordance with the Public Procurement Act, 2016: 1145 (LOU).
Selection procurement means that the procurement takes place in two steps. Firstly, professional artists are invited to submit an expression of interest via VISMA TendSign to produce a sketch proposal for the artistic work at the School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg. After the completion of the selection process three –or minimum of two – artists submit an application to tender in the form of a sketch proposal. A fee of SEK 80,000 will be paid to the artist following a timely submission and approved sketch proposal. Of these artists, no more than one artist will be awarded the commission to complete the artistic project with a contract value set at SEK 2 500 000.