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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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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Applications open for Woon Foundation Prize 2019

Applications open for Woon Foundation Prize 2019

Applications are now open for the Woon Foundation Prize 2019! Entry is free for the UK’s most generous painting and sculpture prize for graduating artists. 1st prize includes a £20k Fellowship inc. studio, with two generous runner-up prizes of £9,000 and £6,000. Presented by BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art & Northumbria University. Deadline: 1 April.

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New Socially Engaged Photography Network forms

New Socially Engaged Photography Network forms

Working with organisations, photographers, community groups, academics and curators from across the country, the Open Eye Gallery are building a new network to discuss and accelerate the practice of socially engaged photography. In the spirit of social practice, the network will be shaped collaboratively by its users, beginning with a quick survey to gauge how the network can be as useful as it can be. We would appreciate it if anyone interested in joining could take some time to fill it in. The network is open — join below by signing up to the mailing list.

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