Call for Proposals: Aylesbury Artist Commission Deadline 31/7/19

Call for Proposals: Aylesbury Artist Commission Deadline 31/7/19

Essex Cultural Diversity Project is currently calling for proposals for their next place-based artist commission, which will focus on Aylesbury. This commission is part of a three-year project, funded by the Rothschild Foundation, to create the confidence, experience and networks for the communities of Buckinghamshire to present and commission live performance. 

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Call for nominations: Marsh Awards for Excellence in Gallery Education 2019 Deadline 9/9/19

Call for nominations: Marsh Awards for Excellence in Gallery Education 2019 Deadline 9/9/19

Do you know someone doing excellent and inspirational work in gallery or visual art education and learning?

Engage, the National Association for Gallery Education and the Marsh Christian Trust are delighted to announce that nominations are open for the Marsh Awards for Excellence in Gallery Education 2019. The Awards, which recognise and celebrate the achievements of those working in learning and education within gallery or visual arts contexts (freelance, salaried or as volunteers) in the UK and internationally, grant winners £500 to spend on their professional development. 

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Call for proposals — Engage Journal 43: Profession and Practice (working title)

Call for proposals — Engage Journal 43: Profession and Practice (working title)

Engage, the National Association for Gallery Education, is calling for proposals from colleagues in the UK and worldwide that reflect on the development of gallery education policy and practice, highlighting the contribution of key individuals.

This year Engage marks thirty years advocating for and supporting visual arts and gallery education. Appropriately, this issue celebrates the development of the profession, and pays tribute to key figures that have conceived, developed and analysed gallery education pedagogies and practice. While looking back, this issue also aims to pinpoint work that currently defines gallery education and what motivates people to enter the profession now.

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Call for Entries/Royal Photographic Society's International Photography Competition 162 (deadline 29/7/19)

 Call for Entries/Royal Photographic Society's International Photography Competition 162 (deadline 29/7/19)

The Royal Photographic Society announces the Call for Entries to the 162nd International Photography Exhibition (IPE 162), the world’s longest running annual photography exhibition. Cash prizes are available and selected work culminates in a nationwide touring exhibition which opens at The Society's new, state-of-the-art gallery in Bristol.

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Centre Manager, Holy Trinity Sunderland (deadline 1/7/29)

Centre Manager, Holy Trinity Sunderland (deadline 1/7/29)

Do you have the skills and passion to manage and create a successful cultural and learning venue for Sunderland?
This project transforms Holy Trinity Church into a beautiful venue for heritage, learning and culture, where the stories of Sunderland come alive.  You will lead on the delivery of the business plan, driving its implementation through innovative partnerships and programming. A self-starter, you will be able to realise the vision for Holy Trinity, building a successful and sustainable operation which will secure the future of this landmark site. 

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Artist Commission for community co-collaboration, action research project (deadline 5/7/19)

Artist Commission for community co-collaboration, action research project (deadline 5/7/19)

Bedford Creative Arts is calling for artists to join their new Queen’s Park Cultural Capital project; a two-year action research and co-creation project funded by the Paul Hamlyn Foundation and The Harpur Trust, with additional support from Arts Council England, Bedford Borough Council and bpha housing association.

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Senior Producer for Bobby Baker (Deadline 3/7/19)

Senior Producer for Bobby Baker (Deadline 3/7/19)

Daily Life Ltd has a new role for a Senior Producer to become a pivotal part of the team and produce high quality, cross art form projects, installations, digital projects and exhibitions to showcase Bobby Baker’s thought provoking work. DLL recognises BB’s unique position as an older (aged 65+), disabled female artist with experience of the mental health system and related arts provision. 

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Engage Journal Editor - deadline 23/5/19

Engage Journal Editor - deadline 23/5/19

Engage, the National Association for Gallery Education, wishes to recruit an Editor for the Engage Journal. The Editor guides the development and direction of the Journal, working with Engage staff and the Editorial Advisory Board (EAB). The Editor, with the EAB, agrees on the theme for each Journal edition and guides its development and direction in dialogue with the EAB and Engage team.

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Photography Commission Opportunity: In Focus - Deadline 3/5/19

Photography Commission Opportunity: In Focus - Deadline 3/5/19

Photoworks is supporting an opportunity for a neurodiverse adult to create new photographic work. It is specifically for a neurodiverse adult with varying levels of additional needs, including those who may be non-verbal or require complex support. The commission is open to individuals for whom photography is central to their artistic practice.

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Call for proposals: Readings from the Pulpit - LADA - deadline 13/5/19

Call for proposals: Readings from the Pulpit - LADA - deadline 13/5/19

Live Art Development Agency (LADA) are seeking proposals from artists, writers, educators, and other curious folk who would like to read out 5 minute extracts of books housed in the Study Room – these may be books that have particularly influenced and inspired them, or been their gateway to Live Art, or been the first book they ever looked at in the Study Room, or whatever.

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Call for artists - United: developing an international practice - Deadline 22/4/19

Call for artists - United: developing an international practice - Deadline 22/4/19

UKYA & Platform Nord are pleased to announce a new international joint working programme for young artists to gain a better understanding of international working and the value of intercultural dialogue. They are seeking up to five UK-based artists to join four Nordic-based artists to be part of the United programme, a nearly six month programme from June 2019 – October 2019.

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