RFP: Eleanor Rathbone Commemorative Artworks

  • Commissioning Entity:
  • Budget: $12900
  • Open Date: 2016-02-08
  • Commissioning Location: United Kingdom
  • Geographic Eligibility:
  • Close Date: 2016-02-15

Brief Description

Liverpool City Council is seeking to commission an artwork to celebrate the life and legacy of Eleanor Rathbone (1872 – 1946) and her wide ranging campaigning work, which included promoting women’s rights, votes for women and the introduction of family allowances. The commission will be located in the 19th century walled garden in Greenbank Park, formerly the estate of the Rathbone family. Eleanor Rathbone was part of a family with a long tradition of political and social campaigning