Commissions

About Our Commissions

DAiSY artist commissions support local artists by offering resources, mentoring support and partnerships with local cultural organisations. The commissions are flexible, tailored to suit the needs of each individual. During the commission artists are encouraged to develop skills and techniques which will further their careers.

DAiSY Artist Commission – Tom Sliwinski

DAiSY Artist Commission – Tom Sliwinski

Tom Sliwinski is joining DAiSY as DAiSY commissioned artist. He was awarded this commission in September 2021.
Watts Gallery Partnership Commission – Sam Barrett

Watts Gallery Partnership Commission – Sam Barrett

The 2021 Watts Gallery Partnership Commission has been awarded to Sam Barrett.

Past Commissions

Alister Scott

Alister Scott

Alister Scott received our developing artist commission award, to work with Jackie Wills as a mentee in creative writing.
Lesley Illingworth

Lesley Illingworth

Our developing artist commission for a visual artist was awarded to Lesley Illingworth who worked with Julie Hoyle as a mentee.