Pacific Encounters Commission, National Maritime Museum, London.

'A View taken in the bay of Oaite Peha [Vaitepiha] Otaheite [Tahiti]', William Hodges (1776). National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Ministry of Defence Art Collection.

'A View taken in the bay of Oaite Peha [Vaitepiha] Otaheite [Tahiti]', William Hodges (1776). National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Ministry of Defence Art Collection.

An opportunity to create a contemporary art installation for the ‘Pacific Encounters’ gallery, part of a new gallery development at the National Maritime Museum in London.

They seek to commission a contemporary artist to create a new work to address the Pacific today through the thematic areas of art and culture, leisure and tourism, environment and political history from a distinctly contemporary and artistic perspective.

Deadline: Sunday 15 January 2017.

More information about the commission can be found here.