Call for artists

Call for Artists: Paignton Coastal Flood Defence

Oppor­tu­ni­ty for an artist or sur­face design­er expe­ri­enced in sur­face and pat­tern design to devel­op con­cept designs for new sea walling.

Opportunity for an artist or surface designer experienced in surface and pattern design to develop concept designs that can be integrated into the surface treatment of new sea walling as part of a major flood defence project.

Gingko Projects are interested in work that will relate to and promote aspects of the distinctive nature of Paignton and Preston’s social and cultural context.

The research and concept design development fee is a fixed fee of £3,500 ex. vat and inclusive of expenses. (12-14 days @ £250 - £300 ex. vat per day).

Please download the artist brief below for more information here:

The closing date for applications is 10am Friday 29th May 2020. Interviews will be held by Zoom on the afternoon of Thursday 4th June 2020. There is no flexibility with this date.

Applications by email only to