Call for independent publications, zines, comics and artists’ books - deadline 22/3/19

Call for independent publications, zines, comics and artists’ books - deadline 22/3/19

The Duplicate Artist Publishing Fair will take place from 3-4 May 2019 at Eastside Projects, Birmingham. The fair will showcase a broad range of independent publications, zines, comics and artists’ books. Applications are welcome from collective and individual self-publishers from the UK and beyond. Table space is £15 per day (or £20 for both days), everyone will get half a 6ft trestle table. Deadline: Friday 22 March 2019.

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Job opportunity: regional artist development officer Outside Inn - Deadline 25/2/19

Job opportunity: regional artist development officer Outside Inn - Deadline 25/2/19

Outside In is looking for a highly motivated and proactive regional artist development officer to join the award-winning charity.  The successful candidate, who will be based at Compton Verney, will work across the Midlands region and work closely with the Outside In team to proactively develop and manage the delivery of the Artist Development Programme in the area.

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Job opportunity: senior manager Artcore

Job opportunity: senior manager Artcore

Artcore is an international centre for contemporary art and creativity that is based in Derby, UK, and is home to a gallery, studios, work spaces and a craft shop. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Senior Manager to join the core team. The individual will be responsible for ensuring that Artcore is delivering across our 4 core strands and to look at ways to sustain and increase Artcore’s services and earned income.

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Margate Now Festival: Open Call - Deadline 31/3/19

Margate Now Festival: Open Call - Deadline 31/3/19

Margate NOW is the sixth Margate Festival - an ambitious, cross-artform festival; an inclusive and egalitarian programme rooted in Margate. Celebrating an extraordinary range of artists it will animate unusual spaces and is conceived as a journey through town creating a sense of curiosity and buzz around landmark locations and the current moment.  

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Job opportunity: Community & Audience Development Assistant Milton Keynes Art Centre - Deadline 8 April 2019

Job opportunity: Community & Audience Development Assistant Milton Keynes Art Centre - Deadline 8 April 2019

Milton Keynes Arts Centre (MKAC) is seeking a highly motivated and efficient Community & Audience Development Assistant. This new role will be fundamental to the successful communication of MKAC's programme of exhibitions, live events and educational activities and enable the building and nurturing of new audiences and diverse audiences.

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Shape Open 2019: Submissions Open - Deadline 15/4/19

Shape Open 2019: Submissions Open - Deadline 15/4/19

The Open is Shape's annual exhibition of artwork by disabled and non-disabled artists created in response to a disability-centred theme. Held in high-profile, artist-led spaces such as Portobello Gallery, Yinka Shonibare MBE (Shape Open Patron) - Guest ProjectsThe Ecology Pavilion, and our own pop-up galleries. Last year, we held a retrospective of the past six years of the Open, at Hoxton Arches. This year the Open will be hosted by Nunnery Gallery, at Bow Arts.

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Job opportunity: Venue Hire and Events Coordinator - Turner Contemporary - Deadline 26/3/19

Job opportunity: Venue Hire and Events Coordinator - Turner Contemporary - Deadline 26/3/19

Turner Contemporary are seeking a Venue Hire Sales and Events Coordinator to help develop and drive the Turner Contemporary venue hire and events strategy, maximise venue hire and associated catering sales, service and performance, and create a seamless experience for customers and visitors in line with Turner Contemporary brand and values. The role requires a creative individual with a flair for marketing and sales, a passion for managing customer experience and events, and the ability to develop key customer relationships.

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Milton Keynes Arts Centre’s 2019 Plate Fundraiser 18-31 March 2019

Milton Keynes Arts Centre’s 2019 Plate Fundraiser 18-31 March 2019

Jake and Dinos Chapman, Emma Cousin, Jeremy Deller, Heather and Ivan Morison, Peter Liversidge, Jesse Wine and Sarah Woodfine, are among 30 prominent and emerging contemporary artists donating unique artwork to Milton Keynes Arts Centre’s online charity auction, where each is responding to a ceramic plate. Money raised from the auction will support the delivery of a project collaborating with a young offenders group based in Milton Keynes. The project will see young people get hands on in Milton Keynes Arts Centre’s specialist ceramic studio, making personalised ceramic ware.

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YVAN MICRO GRANTS FOR ARTISTS & MAKERS - Deadline 15th April 2019

YVAN MICRO GRANTS FOR ARTISTS & MAKERS - Deadline 15th April 2019

Yorkshire & Humber Visual Arts Network has 13 grants of £250 for artists and makers who want to develop their practice. 7 of the grants are specifically for disabled artists and makers or artists working with the theme of disability.   There is no restriction on what the YVAN micro grants can cover or part cover the cost of. 

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Sculpture Production Award 2019 - Open for Applications - Deadline 10/5/2019

Sculpture Production Award 2019 - Open for Applications - Deadline 10/5/2019

Four CVAN regions are partnering on a new sculpture production award being offered by the Pangaea Sculptors’ Centre. The regions are CVAN South East, CVAN East Midlands, New Art West Midlands, and Yorkshire & Humber Visual Arts Network

Open to emerging artists working in 3D, based within the UK but outside of London, the Sculpture Production Award 2019 will provide six sculptors with skills mentoring and a £1,000 production grant towards the realisation of a new work. One of the six artists will also be invited to exhibit at the Coventry Biennial 2019.

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Spectrum Art Award open for submissions - deadline 1/7/2019

Spectrum Art Award open for submissions - deadline 1/7/2019

The Spectrum Art Award is a unique, critically acclaimed national competition, created to celebrate the creative excellence of artists on the autistic spectrum. It is open to all UK adults on the autistic spectrum (aged 18 and above) and for work in any medium; from animation to sculpture - as well as the myriad of art forms in between.

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