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New International Listings!

Job: School of Art and Design: Gallery Director and Lecturer in Studio Art or Art Education - The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Info: https://careers.utrgv.edu/postings/37345
Location: Rio Grande Valley, Texas, USA
Deadline: N/A
Type: Full-Time
Salary: Commensurate with Qualifications and Experience

Job: Curator of Exhibitions - HENRY MOORE
Location: Henry Moore Studios & Gardens, Hertfordshire, UK
Deadline: 23 March
Type: Full-Time
Salary: £28,933-£30,620

Job: Art Researcher - ARTIQ
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 26 March
Type: Full-Time

AIR: Mind the Gap Residency - ACME
Eligible:  Finnish national or a Finland-based artist, eligible to stay in the UK for the duration of the residency
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 27 March
Facilities: Accommodation 
Residency: 3 months (July to September 2023)
Budget:  stipend of €4,800 (€1,600 per month)

AIR: Black Church Print Studio Residencies
Eligible: Applicants must be practicing Printmakers. Irish residents are not eligible
Location: Dublin, UK
Deadline: 31 March
Facilities: accommodation 
Residency: 4 weeks
Fee: €20
Budget: basic materials, studio equipment and facilities usage, technical and administrative support.

Commission: Artists Work in Public Places
Info: https://opportunities.creativescotland.com/opportunity/index/0ec51111-fc12-4f24-a8f9-16e0111cbce8/?Ref=%2F%3Fpage%3D20
Eligible: International 
Location: East Ayrshire, UK
Deadline: 31 March
Funders: Celebrate Kilmarnock and Kilmarnock Business Association supported by East Ayrshire Council (EAC) and East Ayrshire Leisure Trus
Budget: £100 development fee to further progress their ideas to bring to interview. The selected artist/s will receive a contract for the commission - £12,000 in total
Media: Public Art

AIR: Physicaldigital-digitalphysical-physicaldigital-[…] - UNCLOUD
Info: https://uncloud.nl/open-call-residencies/
Eligible: International
Location: Utrecht, NL
Deadline: 2 April

  • From 5 to 16 June. (weekend optional)
  • From 4 tot 15 September. (weekend optional)

Budget: €800 (artistic fee) and €200 (material costs/rentals)

AIR: Open Call: CCA Digital Residencies - Centre for Contemporary Art Derry~Londonderry
Info: https://www.ccadld.org/news/open-call-cca-digital-residencies
Eligible: Artists based in or from Northern Ireland and beyond
Location: Digital
Deadline: 3 April
Residency: 1 week
Budget: £500

AIR: AiR: Artist in Residence
Info: https://www.artsadmin.co.uk/project/artist-in-residence/
Eligible: UK-based artist whose work is primarily performance-based, collaborative and live
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 3 April
Facilities: Studio space
Residency: 1 year (September 2023 – August 2024)

  • Salary of £32,000 at 0.7 (3.5 days per week*) pro-rata (£22,400 pre-tax) on Artsadmin’s payroll with benefits including paid holidays, national insurance and pension contribution at 4% of your salary. 
  • A permanent desk in the Artsadmin office 
  • Access to at least 4 weeks of rehearsal studio space at Toynbee Studios to support your residency research. More will be subject to availability. 
  • Support from across the Artsadmin team, including but not limited to the Artistic Director and Producing team

AIR: Residency opportunity: At HOME with Jerwood
Info: https://homemcr.org/opportunity/residency-opportunity-at-home-with-jerwood/
Eligible: Currently living and making work in the North West
Location: Manchester, UK
Deadline: 3 April
Residency: June 2023 to March 2024

£12k split as follows:

  • £9K to cover the cost of your time.
  • £3k to cover whatever you need to achieve your project outside of paying for your time. For example, it could cover material, studio space, kit, collaborator’s time.

Further support, in cash or in kind, administered by the HOME team in conversation with the selected artist consisting of:

  • Training opportunities. This could be in house, using the expertise and skills of the HOME team or external.
  • Access fund to enable you to take part in the residency. This could be to cover transport, translation, or anything else we haven’t thought about.
  • Access to HOME’s rehearsal room to play and experiment with practice – if relevant to your project. Other spaces might be available depending on our schedule of activities. Please note, this opportunity doesn’t include the provision of a permanent artist studio space, but the £3K budget can be used towards this.
  • In house producing support throughout the residency.
  • A creative mentor to provide regular artistic support inc. one to ones, dramaturgical support, observing work and critical feedback.

Call: Liverpool Biennial X British Council Biennials Connect Curators’ Week
Eligible: Early to mid-career Curators living and working inthe following countries: India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Ethiopia, Kenya, Senegal, Sudan, Tanzania, South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana, Rwanda, Zimbabwe, and Uganda.
Location: Liverpool, UK
Deadline: 9 April
Fee: Free
Media: Curating
Prizes: This programme will consist of talks, workshops, performances, tours, trips and networking opportunities with national peers and artists which will aim to facilitate discussions around themes of care, emancipation, and joy from catastrophe - all central pillars of exploration within Liverpool Biennial 2023 - as well as bringing together working professionals across different countries to share skills and perspectives on curating.

Call: Liverpool Biennial X SEVENSTORE Artist Bursaries
Eligible: Living and working in Liverpool or wider Merseyside
Location: Liverpool, UK
Deadline: 9 April
Fee: Free
Media: Practices of care - either thematically or through their approach, or both.
What we mean by ‘care’ can be very broad, and might include ideas around sustainability, accessibility, Queer and LBGTQ+ culture, BIPOC and race issues, fighting injustice, community or social practice and more.
Prizes: Three bursaries of £3,000 each for artists and creative practitioners between June – September 2023.

Call: Drawing (Paper) Show
Info: https://www.drawingpapershow.com
Eligible: International
Location: Liverpool, UK
Deadline: 10 April
Fee: Free
Media: Drawing
Prizes: Exhibition

AIR: Second ENERGY HOUSE 2.0 Artist Residency Open Call
Info: https://artcollection.salford.ac.uk/2023/03/13/announcing-second-energy-house-2-0-artist-residency-open-call/
Eligible: Artists based in the North of England, who work in any medium except photography.
Location: Liverpool, Manchester, Salford, UK
Deadline: 17 April
Residency: 18 months
Budget: Artist fee of £20,000 per residency, to include VAT (if payable) all expenses, materials, production of new work and exhibition and acquisition. Payment is made on a freelance / self-employed basis. 

Commission: Commission: 'Any Work That Wanted Doing' Exhibition
Info: https://leeds2023.co.uk/take-part/gill-crawshaw-commission
Eligible: Disabled artists or groups based in West Yorkshire
Location: Leeds, UK
Deadline: 24 April
Funders: LEEDS 2023

  • 6 commissions of £1,500

  • 2 micro-commissions of £500

Media: Textile manufacturing

Info: https://bit20.paris/en/
Eligible: International 
Location: Paris, FR
Deadline: 28 April
Fee: Free
Media: Photography 
Prizes: Winners will be exhibited in partner galleries and venues in November 2023.

Call: The Liverpool Plinth 2023
Eligible: artists working from the Midlands
Location: Liverpool, UK
Deadline: 30 April
Fee: Free
Media: Sculpting 
Prizes: £1,000

Upcoming Deadlines!

-Arts Jobs

Job: Performance Programme Curator - CHAPTER
Location: Cardiff, UK
Deadline: 23 March
Type: Permanent 
Salary: £28,959

-Professional Development 


AIR: 2023 Parent-Friendly Residency Partners
Info: https://www.sustainableartsfoundation.org/residencygrantees/
Eligible: 29 programs in fifteen states, representing both urban and rural, residential and non-residential programs for visual artists, writers, and performing artists
Location: USA

AIR: ERIAC partners with ARCA and Artists at Risk to launch a residency programme for Ukrainian Roma artists
Info: https://eriac.org/eriac-partners-with-arca-and-artists-at-risk-to-launch-a-residency-programme-for-ukrainian-roma-artists/
Eligible: Roma contemporary artists, curators, and other art practitioners from Ukraine
Location: Berlin, DE
Deadline: N/A
Facilities: Accommodation
Residency: 3 months

AIR: Domus Artist Residency_in residence
Info: https://www.domus-artistresidency.com/aboutinresidency
Eligible: International
Location: Galatina, IT
Deadline: Applications can be submitted at any time*.

*The 12 of each month will be the last day to submit applications for the following month period.
Facilities: Accommodation and studio space
Residency: 1 month

AIR: Rising: Climate in Crisis Residencies at A Studio in the Woods
Eligible: Local, national, and international visual, musician/composing, performance, literary, new media, and interdisciplinary artists are eligible to apply
Location: New Orleans, USA
Deadline: 10 April
Facilities: Full room and board including food, utilities for living, and studio space
Residency: 6 weeks
Budget: $3000 as a stipend and $2000 towards materials. 

-Open Calls


Call: The Pastel Society - MALL GALLERIES
Info: https://www.mallgalleries.org.uk/call-for-entries/open-calls/pastel-society-open-call
Eligible: International 
Location: London, UK
Deadline: 24 March
Fee: up to £20 per work
Media: All types of pastel including soft pastels, hard pastels, oil pastels, ink pastels, water-based pastels, Conté crayons or sticks and sanguine and other dry mediums that are similar in their application including charcoal and pencil.
Prizes: Cash prizes:

  • The Yoshimoto Prize: A prize of £1,000 for an outstanding work, in any dry medium, by a non-member
  • The Bob Last Prize: A new prize for a work that celebrates the spirit of the late Bob Last (1932-2020), a long-standing member of the Pastel Society who was known for his imaginative use of dry media, excellent drawing skills, attention to detail, and passion to always present work that was different and innovative. With thanks to his daughters, Joanne Last and Jackie Jones, who will select the prize winner. Value £400.
  • The Pastel Society Young Artist Award: £200
  • The Anthony J. Lester Art Critic Award: A certificate and cheque for £50


Call: Young Artists’ Summer Show - ROYAL ACADEMY
Info: https://youngartists.royalacademy.org.uk
Eligible: Students aged 4–19 studying in the UK
Location: UK
Deadline: 29 March
Fee: Free
Media: Painting, sculpture, photograph, installation, video, drawing, or a combination
Prizes: Prizes are awarded each year for inspiring artworks, as chosen by the President of the Royal Academy. You can also vote for your favourite artwork in our annual People’s Choice Award.

Call: Derby Print Open
Info: https://www.greendoor-printmaking.co.uk
Eligible: artists based in the UK
Location: Derbyshire, UK
Deadline: 31 March
Fee: £25 per entrant
Media: Printmaking
Prizes: Exhibition

Call: ReA! Art Fair
Info: https://www.reafair.com/open-call
Eligible: International
Location: Milan, IT
Deadline: General admission 9 April
Fee: 40€
Media: All
Prizes: 1.500€ for 1 winner,  a curated group exhibition to take place for 2 weeks in Milan, Italy in summer 2024 for 10 winners, an fully paid 2-week art residence in Italy in 2024 for 2 winners

Call: Rising: Climate in Crisis Residencies - STUDIO AT THE WOODS
Info: http://www.astudiointhewoods.org/apply-for-rising-climate-in-crisis-residencies-3/
Eligible: International
Location: New Orleans, LA, USA
Deadline: 10 April
Fee: Free
Media: All
Prizes: $3000 as a stipend and $2000 towards materials.

Call: The Anonymous Was A Woman Environmental Art Grants (AWAW EAG)
Info: https://www.nyfa.org/awards-grants/anonymous-was-a-woman-environmental-art-grants/
Eligible: Women-identifying artists in the United States and U.S. Territories
Location: US
Deadline: 18 April
Fee: Free
Media: Environmental art projects
Prizes: Total of $300,000 in funding—up to $20,000 per project

Call: Latvia Ceramics Biennale - Martinsons Award 2023
Info: https://www.rothkocenter.com/en/for-artists/biennaleeng/
Eligible: International 
Location: Daugavpils, LV
Deadline: 25 May
Fee: Free
Media: Ceramics
Prizes: 20.000€ will be distributed among the National and International winners, exhibition, promotion and more

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

Call: Open Call ! Taiwan Ceramics Biennale 2024!
Info: https://en.ceramics.ntpc.gov.tw/xmeventsnews/cont?xsmsid=0G344653078860504980&sid=0N018320570723433352
Eligible: International
Location: Taiwan, CN
Deadline: 31 August
Fee: Free
Media: Ceramics

  • Grand Prix (1 piece): a prize of NT$1,000,000, as well as NT$500,000 (Maximum) funding for a solo exhibition production and the winner signs a separate agreement with the Yingge Ceramics Museum to must produce a solo exhibition before the end of 2027; a certificate and a trophy.
  • Gold Award (1 piece): NT$600,000, a certificate and a trophy.
  • Silver Award (1 piece): NT$400,000, a certificate and a trophy.
  • Bronze Award (1 piece): NT$250,000, a certificate and a trophy.
  • Special Mentions (9 pieces): NT$50,000 and a certificate (each).
  • Jury’s Recommendations (7 pieces): a certificate (each).
  • Selected Works (approximately 60 pieces): a certificate of selection (each).
  • The awards may remain vacant depends on the consensus of the jurors.

Eligible: International
Location: York, UK
Deadline: 8 September
Fee: up to £30
Media: All
Prizes: £10,000, group exhibition and more

Call: Fresh Air Sculpture 2024
Info: https://www.freshairsculpture.com/artists/apply-to-exhibit-at-fresh-air-sculpture-2024/
Eligible: International
Location: Cirencester, UK
Deadline: 1 December 2023
Fee: Free
Media: Sculpting
Prizes: Exhibition

-Bursaries/Commissions/Fellowships/Grants/ Scholarships

Info: https://www.assetsforartists.org/financial-aid
Eligible: 17 Fellowships 

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

Info: https://www.balmoral.de/fellowships/residence
Eligible: International
Location: Bad Ems, DE
Deadline: N/A
Duration: 4 or 8 months
Budget:  1,400 € a month plus subsidy to the travel costs for arrival.
Media: Visual Arts

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
Eligible: UK individuals and independent organisations
Location: UK
Deadline: Ongoing
Budget: £1,000 - £100,000+£35,000 - £38,500

Scholarship: University of Leeds School of Design – Art and Design (Practice-based) Scholarship 2023
Info: https://phd.leeds.ac.uk/funding/286-university-of-leeds-school-of-design-art-and-design-practice-based-scholarship-2023
Eligible: UK applicants
Location: Leeds, UK
Deadline: 3 April
Funders: University of Leeds School of Design – Art and Design
  • We are offering 1 full-time/ part-time PHD scholarship in the School of Design for one UK candidate, covering matching UKRI maintenance stipend (currently £17,668 in 2022/23) and UK tuition fees for three years, subject to satisfactory progress. 

Duration of the Award

  • Full-time (3 years) or 5 years (part time). The award will be made for one year in the first instance and renewable for a further period of up to two years (full time) or 4 years (part time), subject to satisfactory academic progress.

Media: Design

Bursary: Liverpool Biennial X SEVENSTORE Artist Bursaries
Eligible: Living and working in Liverpool or wider Merseyside
Location: Liverpool, UK
Deadline: 9 April
Duration: June – September 2023
Media: Practices of care - either thematically or through their approach, or both.
What we mean by ‘care’ can be very broad, and might include ideas around sustainability, accessibility, Queer and LBGTQ+ culture, BIPOC and race issues, fighting injustice, community or social practice and more.
Prizes: £3,000 for each artist


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