Invitation for Expressions of Interest: For a Scheduled Ancient Monument in Dover

Fort Burgoyne Artist commission

DAD (Dover Arts Development) on behalf of the Land Trust are seeking expressions of interest for an exciting new artists commission for The West Wing Battery of Fort Burgoyne in Dover as part of the Pioneering Places: East Kent project. The artwork should enhance the site for local residents, tourists and new residents of the adjacent planned housing estate. The work should help to deliver interpretation for the site and facilitate long-term community activity.

The deadline for expressions of Interest 6th September 2019

From the Expressions of Interest up to five artists will be shortlisted to develop full proposals for the site.

Interested artists can read the brief and submit an Expression of Interest here


Pioneering Places is part of the national Great Place Scheme, an ambitious project that will make East Kent an even better place to live, work and visit by exploring heritage, developing civic pride and connecting artists and communities. Four projects in Canterbury, Dover, Folkestone and Ramsgate are being led by cultural organisations to encourage local people to get involved and shape the place where they live. Supported through Arts Council England and the National Lottery Heritage Fund, with Historic England and Artswork, the South East Bridge.