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PEER FORUM at The Horniman Museum and Gardens

Applications are open for artists to hold Peer Forum at Horniman Museum and Gardens in 2020. Peer Forum, Artquest’s annual Peer Mentoring programme aims to assist artists by providing them with the fu… Continue Reading PEER FORUM at The Horniman Museum and Gardens

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SET

SET is a multifaceted arts and community initiative based in numerous centres across London. SET curates an eclectic and experimental arts programme alongside affordable artist workspace. SET projects… Continue Reading SET

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  • Shipment artist-led, installation, interdisciplinary

    Shipment is a moving, artist-led gallery that occupies a trail of liminal locations to present site-specific, creative projects. The gallery’s main go… Continue Reading Shipment

  • KitMapper digital, discount, moving image, photography

    For artists who own or want to rent audio visual kit, a digital SLR, a PA system, or maybe even a 16mm projector. List your kit on KitMapper and you g… Continue Reading KitMapper

  • Art Licks artist-led, press

    Art Licks launched in 2010 and has since grown to provide an essential platform and voice for the lesser-known and under-represented activities that f… Continue Reading Art Licks

  • New Contemporaries graduate show, visual arts

    New Contemporaries is the leading UK organisation supporting emergent art practice from British art schools. Since 1949 New Contemporaries has consist… Continue Reading New Contemporaries

  • Art Monthly press

    Since 1976, Art Monthly has been a leading magazine for contemporary visual art. Published ten times a year, it provides in-depth features, interviews… Continue Reading Art Monthly

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What is an internship?

Until the 1970s the term ‘internship’ was used rarely outside of the field of medicine and, even in this context, rarely outside of the US. Today, the scale of internships in the UK has been called en… Continue Reading What is an internship?

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Getting an Exhibition

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Up to £3,700 to help artists from under-represented backgrounds find work assisting more established artists. The deadline for expressions for interest is now closed. Assist is a pilot project that wi… Continue Reading Assist

Conway Hall Library fireplace, photo Andrew Shaylor

A new annual research residency from Artquest in partnership with Conway Hall Humanist Library and Archives. Please note that applications for this opportunity are now closed. This slideshow requires… Continue Reading Conway Hall Residency

Interior of The Silver Building, Silvertown, development by Nick Hartwright / Soda Studio 2018

An annual online journal drawing together the art world with wider social, economic and cultural issues. Interior of The Silver Building, Silvertown, development by Nick Hartwright / Soda Studio 2018… Continue Reading Almanack

AWP Internships is an annual internship scheme that places recent graduates from University of the Arts London in high-quality internships at some of London’s most respected small scale arts organisat… Continue Reading AWP Internships

Peer Forum, Artquest’s annual Peer Mentoring programme aims to assist artists by providing them with the funding, space and resources necessary to establish their own peer mentoring groups. Artquest a… Continue Reading PEER FORUM

Artquest staff work a day a month at artist studios to give advice, receive feedback and keep in touch with what artists need. Artquest’s programme staff and artists spend one day a month working in s… Continue Reading Outpost

Primer on Kindle

Everything that new graduates need to know about being an artist. Primer is an ebook for new fine art graduates and emerging artists covering the things you need to consider in your first couple of ye… Continue Reading Primer