Clore Visual Artist Fellowship 2019/20: applications now open for a-n supported leadership programme (deadline 29/11/18)

Clore Visual Artist Fellowship 2019/20: applications now open for a-n supported leadership programme (deadline 29/11/18)

The Clore Visual Artist Fellowship is for professional artists in the UK who wish to develop as leaders in the cultural sector. The deadline for applications is 29 November 2018.

Applications are now open for the 2019/20 Clore Visual Artist Fellowship, which for the third year is supported by a-n.

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Open Call: Brewer's Towner Commission (deadline 30/12/18)

Open Call: Brewer's Towner Commission (deadline 30/12/18)


Eastbourne’s Towner Art Gallery is inviting proposals from artists and designers for an art commission that will transform the exterior of the gallery building with an exceptional wall painting. The Brewers Towner Commission is part of a year long programme celebrating ten years in the Towner building, which opened in 2009 after the gallery moved from its original home in Eastbourne’s Old Town.

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Call for papers: Contemporary Art in the Heritage Experience Conference 2019 (deadline 31/1/19)

Call for papers: Contemporary Art in the Heritage Experience Conference 2019 (deadline 31/1/19)

Papers are invited for Contemporary Art in the Heritage Experience, a two day conference (29-30 July 2019), delivered as a critical part of 'Mapping Contemporary Art in the Heritage Experience’ (MCAHE). It provides a platform to discuss the broader character of contemporary art in heritage and the impact of such projects on their producers and audiences, sharing knowledge of this practice across the sector for those engaged in or wishing to develop this area of practice.

Image: Colin Davison

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ARTIST OPPORTUNITIES DERWENT VALLEY MILLS WORLD HERITAGE SITE (deadline 5/11/18)

ARTIST OPPORTUNITIES DERWENT VALLEY MILLS WORLD HERITAGE SITE (deadline 5/11/18)

Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site (DVMWHS) is a place that changed the world. It is a place where the dramatic power of the landscape was harnessed through human ingenuity, leading to industrial developments that revolutionised the way people worked and lived. Derwent Valley Mills was inscribed a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2001.

Beam has been appointed as Creative Producer to lead on an ambitious contemporary arts programme as part of the DVWMHS Great Place programme. The activities are funded as a Great Place Scheme, a partnership between the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF), Arts Council England and supported by Historic England.

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