Dialogues – Towards Change: Rights and Representation in the Visual Arts

Dialogues – Towards Change: Rights and Representation in the Visual Arts

Dialogues – Towards Change is an invitation to come together to address rights and representation in the visual arts sector, initiated by CVAN South East in partnership with a number of our network organisations.

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VASW announces Future Proof

VASW announces Future Proof

Visual Arts South West, in partnership with Arnolfini, invites artists, curators, arts organisations and audiences to gather for a day of discussions and learning. Join inspiring speakers to work collectively and consider our future amongst increasing precarity, limited access to the arts, the turn away from the European community converging with the rise of fascism, the rapid development of digital technologies, and the climate emergency.

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Engine: Opportunities for Studio Visits (New Art West Midlands) Deadline 24/7/19

Engine: Opportunities for Studio Visits (New Art West Midlands) Deadline 24/7/19


New Art West Midlands are delighted to once again offer artists and curators living in the West Midlands region the opportunity to receive a studio visit* from an arts professional. This is an opportunity to discuss your work and to seek valuable feedback and practical advice on either artistic or curatorial practice.

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Job Opportunity: CVAN North West seeks network manager - deadline 13/09/18

Job Opportunity: CVAN North West seeks network manager - deadline 13/09/18

CVAN North West are looking for a network manager. The CVAN North West Network Manager is responsible for coordinating and managing the work of the Contemporary Visual Arts Network North West, assisting in the formulation and implementation of a new regional strategy and delivery plan, and facilitating knowledge sharing across the regional network, and between other CVAN networks, nationally.

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Social Art Summit: Call Out - Submission Deadline Extended 7/9/18

Social Art Summit: Call Out - Submission Deadline Extended 7/9/18

Calling artists working in social art, socially-engaged art, community arts, collaborative arts and social practice at all stages of your careers to come together and share work at the: SOCIAL ART SUMMIT: An Artist-Led Review of Socially Engaged Arts Practice in the UK, 1st & 2nd November 2018 Sheffield.

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The Start of Something- CVAN EM

The Start of Something- CVAN EM

Since 2016 CVAN EM has been inviting ideas for The Start of Something, a project that uses conversation - tackling topics relevant to the visual arts sector - to promote cross fertilisation of ideas and collaborative working, share practice and increase connectivity within the sector, propose solutions to problems and pose new ways of working…

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Amplify

Amplify

On 27 March join North East CVAN in Newcastle for their first social event, with talks, workshops, dinner and bar followed by artist commissions and DJs. An opportunity for the network to come together, celebrate achievements, contribute to plans for both the national and North East CVAN, to socialise, make connections and enjoy a few performances.

Micro bursaries available to those from across the North East to attend.

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Open Call for Artists - New Geographies

Open Call for Artists - New Geographies

New Geographies is an Arts Council England funded project to create a new map of the East of England based on personal thoughts, reflections and stories of unexplored or over-looked places, rather than on historic or economical centres. Ten commissions are available for artists living and working both nationally and internationally, who have experience of working with community engagement and/or in the public realm in response to places or sites.

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