Portobello Wall Public Art Installation: New commission


The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea is announcing the next commission for the Portobello Road North Wall public art project. The theme for the commission is Moving Image, Film and North Kensington.

By way of general guidance only, this link gives an idea of the richness of the film history in the area:


The new commission will be installed in June 2017 and remain in situ for 12 months

The work must address six key elements listed below. It must be:

1. New work, as a unified composition or with a linked theme
2. Striking and impactful to pedestrians who are traversing the road
3. Site specific
4. Inspired by the local area
5. Suitable for an outdoor site
6. Temporary

Deadline: Proposals must be submitted by Friday, 10 February 2017

Further information and full details on how to apply can be found here: