Selecting opportunities

Galleries, funders and other organisations often put out calls for artists to apply for an opportunity that will benefit their practice in some way. Types of opportunity Exhibitions and screenings Res… Continue Reading Selecting opportunities

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Laura Fowle: on artist opportunities

Can-do / Must-do : Lost in a Sea of Artist Opportunities Continuing to pursue my practice post-University was / is a consistent challenge. I feel that making works within the structures of an institut… Continue Reading Laura Fowle: on artist opportunities

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Rebecca Moss: applications and more

LIFE BOAT 2014 awardee Rebecca Moss reflects on making applications and selecting opportunities. There have been lots of opportunities recently where I’ve had to put on a Professional Artist’s hat. Li… Continue Reading Rebecca Moss: applications and more

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Approaching galleries and getting noticed

Galleries and curators look for artists themselves. They usually do not accept submissions from artists. Check the gallery website before you send anything. Find ways to get noticed by galleries and c… Continue Reading Approaching galleries and getting noticed

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When to apply for grants

Making grant applications takes a lot of time, and is highly competitive: avoid wasting your resources by considering whether to apply before putting pen to paper, or if it’s better to wait until a pr… Continue Reading When to apply for grants

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