Navigator North are looking for 8 early stage artists to take part in a 6 month professional development programme for 19 - 25 year olds - NICE, taking place in Dundas House, Middlesbrough from late May until November 2015.
NICE is open to applications from artists with or without formal arts qualifications, who are able to demonstrate a desire to develop their practice as a creative professional.
- Give you advice and support through mentoring
- Provide a shared creative studio space at Dundas House, Middlesbrough
- Offer Gold Arts Award – an accredited qualification
- Provide opportunities for developing essential networks and creative links
- Organise visits to and from arts organisations/artists
- Provide key professional development sessions (e.g finance, marketing, funding, networking & proposal writing)
- Support opportunities for you to plan, budget for & deliver creative events
- Showcase your creative practice through exhibitions & events
For an application pack email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.nicenortheast.com for further info.
- Application deadline Fri 1st May
- Interviews will take place on Wed 13th May
- NICE starts with an induction on Thurs 28th May and continues every Wednesday thereafter
Further 'NICE' opportunities will be available for other artists (regardless of age) later in the year to benefit from extended professional development sessions.