Jane Finnis, the director of Culture24, has asked me to share this invitation to tender – please, feel free to share this with anyone who may be interested!
Culture24 wish to commission a consultant to evaluate Museums at Night 2010 – a national campaign of late night openings at museums and galleries across the UK. The campaign is coordinated by Culture24 and supported by the Museums, Libraries and Archives Council (MLA) and takes place between 14th and 16th May 2010. The written report is to be produced by the end of July 2010.
Culture24 are looking to appoint a suitable freelance consultant or consultancy business to carry out the work. The finished report will be published on the Culture24 site.
The timetable for the project is as follows:
Deadline to submit complete bids – Monday March 22 2010
Project Team to review and shortlist candidates for interview – Monday March 22nd to Thursday 25th March
Interviews – Friday 26th March at Culture24 office in Brighton
Culture24 decides on the successful consultant – Monday 29th March
Initial meeting – week commencing 5th April (to be agreed)
Completion of report – End of July 2010
You can download the invitation to tender document here:
See the campaign in action on the Culture24 site www.culture24.org.uk/museumsatnight
Read the evaluation from the 2009 campaign that was carried out internally by Culture24: