Opportunities
New Listings!
New listings are what we have found this week and will be dropped into upcoming deadlines after one week
 


New International Listings!

 

Call: RESOLUTION 2023 - The Place
Info:
 https://theplace.org.uk/opportunities/resolution-2023-call-out
Eligible: UK based artists working in live performance
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 30 November
Fee: Free
Media: Dance, dance theatre, physical theatre, hip hop, South Asian dance, circus and live art
Prizes: The chance to learn from industry professionals and gain experience planning a show from start to finish with the support of our passionate in-house team.


Call: YOUNG BOTANICAL ARTIST COMPETITION 2022/3
Info: https://shirleysherwood.com/YoungBotanicalArtist
Eligible: Artists 16-25 year olds in any location
Location: Richmond, UK
Deadline: 30 November
Fee: Free
Media: 

  • 2D
  • A2, A3 or A4 (artworks outside these fixed dimensions will not be accepted)
  • In any medium excluding photography
  • Representative of the subject and in a botanical art style. 

Prizes: Exhibition at renowned Shirley Sherwood Gallery @ Kew Gardens; Overall Winner (1 per category): £750; Highly Commended (2 per category): £250; Overall winners will be crowned alongside Highly Commended artists and a People’s Choice Artist (chosen over the duration of the exhibition). These artists will also receive an art supplies bundle worth £100, supported by Seawhite of Brighton.


AIR: Læsø AiR
Info:
 https://laesoekunst.dk/laesoe-air-english/
Eligible: Professional Danish and foreign visual artists (non-Danish), who can document exhibition experience and previous collaboration with curators at a professional level
Location: Laeso, DK
Deadline: 1  December
Facilities: Studio and accommodation
Residency: Professional foreign (non-Danish) visual artists can apply for stays of 12 weeks’ duration.
Professional Danish visual artists can apply for residencies of 4 and 6 weeks’ duration.
Budget: Payment of travel costs (economy class) to and from Læsø. A grant of DKK 7,500/EUR 1,000 to cover living costs, transport and expenses for materials and production during the residency.


Call: Xylophobia - Fermynwoods Contemporary Art
Info: https://fermynwoods.org/open-online/
Eligible: International
Location: Online exhibition
Deadline: 1 December
Fee: Free
Media: Online works from artists addressing the theme of Xylophobia
Prizes: A total fee of £4,000 to be divided between 1 and 5 successful artists.



Call: The Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours - MALL GALLERIES
Info: https://www.mallgalleries.org.uk/call-for-entries/open-calls/royal-institute-painters-water-colours-open-call
Eligible: International
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 6 January
Fee: £20
Media: Watercolour or water-soluble mediums including watercolour, acrylic, ink or gouache (excluding water-soluble oils) painted on paper or paper based support
Prizes: 

  • The Winsor & Newton Award: £3,000
  • The Winsor & Newton Product Prize: £1,000 worth of Winsor & Newton art materials
  • The Leathersellers' Prize: £1,000 awarded by The Worshipful Company of Leathersellers to an artist aged between 18 and 30 years old
  • The President’s Choice Award: An award of £750 for the most deserving work in the exhibition, donated by a member of the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours (RI) and judged by the President of the RI, Chris Myers
  • The Anthony J Lester Art Critic Award: A certificate of commendation for an outstanding work chosen by the art critic and broadcaster Anthony J Lester
  • The Baohong Artists' Watercolour Paper Prizes: Two prizes of £250 each, awarded to a member and non-member for excellence
  • The Cass Art Prize: A prize of £200 of art supplies from Cass Art, awarded to a work demonstrating the most innovative use of colour
  • The Chaoshan Watercolour Award: £250 awarded by Chinese artist, Professor Li Xiaocheng, for the best classically inspired watercolour
  • The Debra Manifold RI Memorial Award: Presented by the Linda Blackstone Gallery, an award for the most innovative work in the exhibition
  • The Dry Red Press Award: The winning work will be published as a greeting card in the Dry Red Press 'Prize Winners' range, with royalties from the sale of the cards going to the artist
  • The Escoda Barcelona Award: A set of Escoda's finest brushes for an outstanding landscape painting
  • The Frank Herring Easel Award: An easel presented for an outstanding work in the exhibition by Frank Herring & Sons
  • The James Fletcher-Watson RI Award: £500 for the best use of watercolour in the exhibition
  • The John Purcell Paper Prize: Paper to the value of £100 awarded to a work chosen by John Purcell
  • The Megan Fitzoliver Brush Award: A trophy, named The Pipe Fish, awarded for a work that most inspires a connection with the natural world
  • The Richard Plincke RI Prize for Colour: An award of £250 for creative use of colour
  • The Schmincke Prize: A Horadam Aquarell Artists’ Watercolours set to an outstanding exhibitor.



Call: The Hesketh Hubbard Art Society Bursary - MALL GALLERIES
Info: https://www.mallgalleries.org.uk/hesketh-hubbard-bursary-open-call
Eligible: Young artists between 18 - 30 years old
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 7 December
Fee: Free
Media: All
Prizes: Free weekly life drawing sessions at Mall Galleries for a year, exhibition



Job: Lighting, Sound and Video Technician - HOME
Info: https://homemcr.org/opportunity/lighting-sound-and-video-technician-december-2022/
Location: Manchester, UK
Deadline: 9 December
Type: Full-Time, Permanent 
Salary: £21,881 per annum



Job: TAKING ART HOME ARTIST - Art in Healthcare
Info: https://www.artinhealthcare.org.uk/news-entry.php?post=1192&title=we-re-hiring-taking-art-home-artist-3-days-21-hours-per-week
Location: Edinburgh, South Lancashire, UK
Deadline: 9 December
Type: 3 DAYS/ 21 HOURS PER WEEK
Salary: £37,790.00 [£22,674.00 pro-rata]



AIR: Screen Printing Residency - KYPSELI PRINT STUDIO
Info:
 https://www.kypseliprintstudio.com
Eligible: International
Location: Athens, GR
Deadline: 15 December
Facilities: Workspace
Residency: 1 or 2 months
Budget: 480€ per month



Job: Artist Manager and Liaison - HYPA STUDIOS
Info: http:/https://jobs.theguardian.com/job/8356646/artist-manager-and-liaison/
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 15 December
Type: 6 month contract role (with the possibility of extending and progression)
Salary: £26,400.00 pro-rata at £2,200/month for 6 months



Call: Open Call: Friction - bb15
Info: https://bb15.at/open-call/
Eligible: International
Location: Linz, AT
Deadline: 20 December
Fee: Free
Media: All
Prizes: 800€ artist fee (also for collectives). Travel fees within Europe will be additionally covered. Artists will be provided with free accommodation in Linz. They will work within bb15 premises. Production material up to 200€ is covered with receipts.



Call: Open call: Art Prize 2023 - G.&A. Mamidakis Foundation
Info: https://gnamamidakisfoundation.org/en/vraveio-technis/
Eligible: International
Location: Agios Nikolaos, Crete, GR
Deadline: 10 January
Fee: Free
Media: Painting, sculpture, sound and sculptural installation, mixed media, printmaking, digital art, photographic print, ink print, video, installation, and drawing.
Prizes: Each of the three selected proposals will be awarded the amount of 7,000 euros, and an additional 7,000 euros will be made available to each artist for the construction of the work.



Call: BELFAST PHOTO FESTIVAL
Info:
 https://www.belfastphotofestival.com/submission-information
Eligible: International 
Location: Belfast, Ireland
Deadline: 3 February
Fee: €29
Media: Photography

Prizes: 
  • Spotlight Award - £2,000 (e.s.t $2,712 / €2,321)
  • Years Free RPS Membership - Free membership for one year to the prestigious Royal Photographic Society
  • Abridged Editorial Award - Presentation in a special Festival issue of Abridged Magazine
  • Aesthetica Editorial Award - Full editorial presentation in an upcoming printed/digital issue of Aesthetica international art and culture magazine


 

Upcoming Deadlines!


-Arts Jobs


Job: Head of Retail -  SAATCHI
Info:
 https://www.linkedin.com/company/saatchi-gallery/posts/?feedView=all
Location: London, UK
Deadline: N/A
Type: Full-Time
Salary: N/A



Job: Creative Arts Coordinator - Older Adult and Adult Mental Health, In-Patients - NHS GREATER GLASGOW
Info:https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/3303505320/?r
Location: Scotland, UK
Deadline: N/A
Type: Full-Time
Salary: N/A



Job: Learning Curator - CAMDEN ARTS
Info: https://camdenartcentre.org/about-us/careers
Location: Camden, UK
Deadline: 25 November
Type: Permanent, Part Time
Salary: £35,176 mid-point Salary range £31,201 to £39,044



Job: Arts Administrator at Áras Éanna
Info: https://visualartists.ie/advert/job-vacancy-riarthoir-ealaine-arts-administrator-at-aras-eanna/
Location: Ireland, UK
Deadline: 25 November
Type: Full-Time
Salary: N/A



Job: Technician - FACT LIVERPOOL
Info:
 https://www.fact.co.uk/news/2022/10/job-opportunity-technician
Location: Liverpool, UK
Deadline: 27 November
Type: Temporary 1 year contract, open to extension
Salary: £22,000 per annum / £11,000 pro rata



Job: Gallery Hire Sales Manager - MALL GALLERIES
Info:
 https://www.artsjobsonline.com/jobs/mall-galleries-gallery-hire-sales-manager/
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 28 November
Type: Full-Time
Salary: £34-36,000


 

Job: Research Curator - FACT LIVERPOOL
Info: https://www.fact.co.uk/news/2022/11/opportunity-research-curator
Location: Liverpool, UK
Deadline: 4 December
Type: 

  • 60 days over 6-9 months, with at least 50% of time on-site

  • Hybrid residency (on and offline), operating within core office hours

Salary: £9,000 Fee / £2,000 Travel and accommodation / £1,000 Production


Job: Director - CEMENT FIELDS
Info:
 https://cementfields.org/opportunities/appointment-of-director/
Location: North Kent, UK
Deadline: 5 December
Type: Full-Time
Salary: £50k+


-Professional Development 





-Residencies


AIR: Hybrida.space AIR 2023
Info: https://hybrida.space/open-call
Eligible: International
Location: Älvsbacka, SE
Deadline: 25 November
Facilities: Accommodation
Residency: 8 weeks
Budget: TBA


AIR: Residency for Artists Based in Spain, 2023 - GASWORKS
Info: https://www.gasworks.org.uk/opportunities/residency-for-artists-based-in-spain-2023
Eligible: Artists based in Spain
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 28 November
Facilities: Single room accommodation and more
Residency: 11 April to 26 June 2023
Budget: A weekly stipend of £150 for living expenses. A materials budget of £800



AIR: ENERGY HOUSE 2.0 Residencies - University of Salford Art Collection, in partnership with Open Eye Gallery and Castlefield Gallery
Info: https://artcollection.salford.ac.uk/2022/11/02/announcing-energy-house-2-0-residencies/
Eligible: Photographers, or artists using photography, based in the North of England
Location: Liverpool, Manchester, Salford, UK
Deadline: 28 November
Facilities: Accommodation
Residency: 18 months
Budget:  £20,000 per residency, to include VAT (if payable) all expenses, materials, production of new work and exhibition and acquisition.



AIR: Tankwa Artscape Residency
Info:
 https://artistinresidence.co.za
Eligible: International
Location: Tankwa Karoo, SA
Deadline: 30 November
Facilities: Accommodation
Residency: 12-14 day residency
Fee: 20€



AIR: CERAMICS RESIDENCY - Township10
Info: https://www.township10.org/residency
Eligible: International
Location: Western North Carolina, USA
Deadline: 30 November
Facilities: Accommodation and Workspace
Residency: 4-6 weeks
Budget: Available


AIR: Asymmetry Curatorial Fellowship - DELFINA FOUNDATION
Info: https://www.delfinafoundation.com/open-calls/current/open-call-for-the-asymmetry-curatorial-fellowship-at-whitechapel-gallery-2/
Eligible: International
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 30 November
Facilities: Accommodation
Residency: 6 months


AIR: Connect India Residency - CERN
Info: https://home.cern/news/news/cern/arts-cern-and-pro-helvetia-launch-open-call-connect-india
Eligible: Swiss and Indian artists
Location: Geneva, CH and Bengaluru, IN
Deadline: 12 December
Facilities: Accommodation at CERN,Geneva, and at ICTS, Bengaluru.
Residency: 12 weeks
Budget: 
  • A stipend of CHF6,000.

  • Living expenses in Switzerland and in India.

  • International travel costs and local transport, when required

  • Additionally, parents can apply for financial support of CHF1,000 per month at most to co-finance childcare. The applicant is asked to provide an approximate budget for all expenses in advance.



AIR: Curator In Residence - FACT LIVERPOOL
Info: 
https://www.fact.co.uk/news/2022/11/open-call-curator-in-residence
Eligible: Applicants must have the right to work in the UK
Location: Hybrid residency will be based between on-site working at FACT and independent research and development working remotely
Deadline: 4 December
Facilities: Accommodation / £500 Research Budget
Residency: 9 months
Budget: £10,500 Fee / £2,500 Travl expenses



AIR: Dear Artists With Anxiety (DAWA) Virtual Art Residency
Info: http:/https://www.dearartistsproject.com/dawaresidency
Eligible: International
Location: Online Art Residency

Deadline: 10 December


AIR: Maison Aragon Residency
Info: https://www.artagon.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/Open-call-Maison-Artagon-winter-spring-summer-2023.pdf
Eligible: International
Location: Commune of Vitry-aux-Loges in the Loiret region, less than 2 hours from Paris, FR

Deadline: 13 December
Facilities: Accommodation
Residency: 2 weeks - 3 months



AIR: ARTIST RESIDENCY - KYPSELI PRINT STUDIO
Info: https://www.kypseliprintstudio.com
Eligible: International
Location: Athens, GR
Deadline: 15 December
Facilities: workspace
Residency: February (1 month) or April & May (2 months)
Budget: 480€/month


AIR: MCCOLL CENTER ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE PROGRAM
Info: https://mccollcenter.org/programs/residency
Eligible: Parents and educators who otherwise would not have the opportunity to participate in McColl Center residency because of their responsibilities during school/university periods
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Deadline: 6 January
Facilities: Housing and workspace
Fee: $35
Residency: 10 weeks
Budget: $5000


-Open Calls


Call: Diversity & Religion Exhibition - Get The Trolls Out
Info: https://getthetrollsout.org/campaign/religion-and-diversity-exhibition
Eligible: Artists of any nationality who are residents of one of our project countries: Belgium, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Poland or the UK
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 27 November
Fee: Free
Media: isual Artworks and Video Artworks
Prizes: Exhibition at the University of Westminster in London and Fee



Call: MANIFEST OPEN CALL
Info: https://www.projectmanifest.eu/manifest-open-call-for-artists/
Eligible: Artists and creators who are legal residents in the countries within the Creative Europe framework can apply
Location: Nantes, FR
Deadline: 27 November
Fee: Free
Media: All
Prizes: Production budget, travel and accommodation expenses will be covered and a possibility to compete for a 3500 euros prize


Call: Open Call - PROSPECT ART
Info: https://www.prospectart.org/new-work-la-grant
Eligible: Los Angeles-based visual artists
Location: Los Angeles, USA
Deadline: 30 November
Fee: Free
Media: All
Prizes: $1500, social media promotion and more


Call: Print it! 2023 The Show without boundaries - Airplaces Studios
Info: https://www.aireplacestudios.com/print-it/
Eligible: International
Location: Leeds, UK
Deadline: 1 December
Fee: £35
Media: Printing
Prizes: Exhibition


Call: ROYAL SOCIETY OF BRITISH ARTS ANNUAL OPEN CALL - Mall Galleries
Info:
 https://www.mallgalleries.org.uk/call-for-entries/open-calls/royal-society-british-artists-open-call
Eligible: International
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 2 December
Fee: £20 per work
Media: Painting, Sculpting, Printmaking
Prizes: 

  • The de Laszlo Foundation Prize: The de Laszlo Medal for Excellence and £1,500 will be awarded for the best artwork from life by an artist aged 35 or under
  • Rome Scholarship worth £4,000
  • Whistler Medal £500
  • The Artist Magazine Award: The winner will be interviewed in The Artist magazine, print and digital editions
  • The Dry Red Press Award: The winning work will be published as a greeting card in the Dry Red Press 'Prize Winners' range, with royalties from the sale of the cards going to the artist
  • Frinton Frames Award: £200 of picture framing at Frinton Frames bespoke handfinished picture frame makers
  • The Geoffrey Vivis Memorial Award: £100
  • The Gordon Hulson Memorial Prize: £250 for draughtsmanship, variety & exploration
  • Hahnemuhle Fine Art UK Award: A prize of artist paper, worth £250
  • The John Lynn Commemorative Award for a Young Artist: £500
  • The Michael Harding Awards: Two awards of £500 worth of Michael Harding art materials, and 10 painting starter sets
  • Nathan David Award for Sculpture: £150
  • The Peter Kelly Commemorative Prize: £300
  • The Ronald Morgan Memorial Award: £250
  • The Stuart Southall Print Prize: £250
  • The Surgeon's Prize: £500
  • The Winsor & Newton Painting Award: Art materials to the value of £500
  • The Presidents Award: £200
  • The Arts Society Star Students Award: £500



Call: Open exhibition - The Turnpike Gallery
Info: https://www.theturnpikegallery.org.uk/Events/Exhibitions.aspx
Eligible: Artists living or working in the borough of Wigan
Location: Leigh, UK
Deadline: 3 December
Fee: Free
Media: All
Prizes: Exhibition



Call: Call Out -  CASTLEFIELD GALLERY
Info: https://www.castlefieldgallery.co.uk/news/apply-for-a-fully-funded-associates-membership/
Eligible: Creatives based outside of Manchester
Location: Manchester, UK
Deadline: 8 December
Fee: Free
Media: All
Prizes: Fully funded membership to develop the creative practice for 12 months



Call: UNIT 1 GALLERY - Open Call
Info:
 https://unit1gallery-workshop.com/exhibition-opportunity
Eligible: International
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 10 December
Fee: £35
Media: Curator, Artist Group, Solo
Prizes: Exhibition



Call: MyMA Artist Grant
Info: https://www.myma.art
Eligible: International
Location: New York, USA
Deadline: 10 December
Fee: Free
Media: All
Prizes: $500 unrestricted grant to one artist every month


Call: Open Call: Fibres - AIR GALLERY
Info:
 https://www.airgallery.space/opencall
Eligible: International
Location: Altrincham, UK
Deadline: 4 February
Fee: £5 per piece to enter
Media: 

  • Textiles (Fibre art, Ecology, Upcycling, Craft, Natural vs Synthetic materials, Traditional vs contemporary methods of making, Materiality, Cross-disciplinary art)

  • Technology (Fibre optics, making and machinery of modern textiles, video/film, animation, VR, 3D printing, digital responses to textiles and fibres)

Prizes: Group exhibition


Call: New Culture Moves Europe call for artists - EUROPEAN COMMISSION
Info: https://culture.ec.europa.eu/news/apply-now-new-culture-moves-europe-call-for-artists
Eligible: legally reside in a country that participates in the Creative Europe programme
Deadline: 31 May 2023
Fee: Free
Media: All
Prizes: Grants



-Bursaries/Commissions/Fellowships/Grants/ Scholarships


Fellowship: LONDON BRONZE EDITIONS FELLOWSHIP
Info: https://www.londonbronzeeditions.com
Eligible: International
Location: London, UK
Deadline: N/A
Budget: Fully Funded



Grants: Grand Plan
Info: https://www.grandplanfund.co.uk
Eligible: UK based people of colour
Location: UK
Deadline: Ongoing
Budget: £1,000 x 3 artists per month (project based)
Media: All media



Grants: Creative Debuts Black Artists Grant
Info: https://creativedebuts.co.uk/BAG/ 
Eligible: Black artists, UK
Location: UK
Deadline: Ongoing
Funders: Multiple
Budget: £500 
Media: All media



Funding: National Lottery Project Grants - Arts Council England
Info:https://www.artscouncil.org.uk/funding
Eligible: UK individuals and independent organisations
Location: UK
Deadline: Ongoing
Budget: £1,000 - £100,000+£35,000 - £38,500



Grants: BAGRI FPUNDATION GRANTS
Info: https://bagrifoundation.org/funding-opportunities/
Eligible: Supporting established and mid-career level artists.
Location: London is our prime city for showcasing talent. International projects and those in other parts of the UK are considered occasionally.
Deadline: 30 November
Budget: £5,000 – £150,000 and are awarded in two rounds per year
Media: Visual arts, digital production, music, written word, heritage & crafts.


Bursary: Hesketh Hubbard | Open Call for Bursary 2023
Info: https://www.mallgalleries.org.uk/hesketh-hubbard-open-call-for-bursary-2023
Eligible: Art students or young artists that are between the ages of 18 to 30
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 7 December
Budget: Three free year-long membership bursaries
Media: All



Commission: Sculpture Fellowship - WASSAIC PROJECT
Info: https://www.wassaicproject.org/artists/applications
Eligible: International
Location: New York, USA
Deadline: 2 January
Duration: 1 year
Budget: $15,000/year, housing provided on-site (shared house with two additional Wassaic Project staff members)
Media: Sculpting



Grant: Art Access Grant - NEW YORK FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS
Info:
 https://www.nyfa.org/awards-grants/queens-arts-fund/arts-access-grant/
Eligible: Project-based financial support for Queens-based small-budget 501c3 nonprofit organizations or unincorporated artist collectives
Location: USA
Deadline: 5 January
Fee: Free
Budget: $1,000 to $5,000


Grant: New Work Grant - NEW YORK FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS
Info:
 https://www.nyfa.org/awards-grants/queens-arts-fund/new-work-grant/
Eligible: Emerging Queens-based individual artists, collaborations between artists, and unincorporated artist collectives
Location: USA
Deadline: 5 January
Fee: Free
Budget: $3,000



Commission: THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF SCULPTORS – FIRST PLINTH: PUBLIC ART AWARD 2023
Info:
 https://firstplinth.artopps.co.uk
Eligible: International
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 16 January
Funders: First Plinth: Public Art Award 2023
Fee: £32.50
Budget: £15,000
Media: Large-scale sculpture for the sculpture terrace at Dora House before moving to a second site at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. The award theme is Parade.



Fellowship: NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship
Info: https://www.nyfa.org/awards-grants/artist-fellowships/
Eligible: Artists living in New York State and/or one of the Indian Nations located therein
Location: New York, USA
Deadline: 25 January 2023
Funders: New York Foundation for the Arts
Budget: $8,000
Media: All



Bursary: East London Printmakers Studio Bursary
Info: https://www.eastlondonprintmakers.co.uk/artist-in-residence/
Eligible: International
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 29 January
Duration: 3 months
Budget: 
  • Free 24-hour studio access 4.5 days each week for 3 months
  • Storage space for materials, screens and a plan chest drawer
  • Free Associate Membership for one year (including exhibitions and other events)
  • A £40 materials allowance from the ELP shop
  • Great Art Materials Bursary



-Studio spaces
 

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