Published 12.04.2017
by Kids’ Own

Kids’ Own Delighted to Announce Three New Tenders

We are delighted to announce that we are putting forward three new Tenders for upcoming projects.
A Feasibility Study for a Children’s Cultural Centre in Sligo. Kids’ Own wishes to identify the need, potential and feasibility of a dedicated children’s cultural centre in Sligo, serving the region of Sligo County and surrounding counties of Mayo, Roscommon, Donegal and Leitrim. The feasibility study is listed as a priority action area within Sligo’s Local Economic and Community Plan. The scope of services required includes research of comparative models, Consultation with stakeholder groups, an exploration of viability in terms of planning and finance models, sustainability and submission of a full written feasibility study. Click here for more info

Kids’ Own sees the potential to bring our archive of work to a wider audience through the creation of a digital space for children’s artwork and writing. The digital space will be a showcase and live event platform for contemporary arts practice with children and young people, and seeks to increase engagement with children through a live online platform, and increase accessibility to, and dynamic interaction with, a unique body of work across a range of media for an audience of: parents, educators, and children. In the development of the digital space, two key roles have been identified:

1) Archivist/Curator for the Kids’ Own archive towards the development of content for the digital space. Click here for more info

2) Designer/Developer for the digital space. Two separate requests for tenders have been developed to identify a candidate or organisation to deliver each piece of work. Click here for more info

Response deadline: 26-04-2017 18:00 – Please note commencement of contract is pending funding.

Full details and application forms can be found on