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15th October 2019

Berwick Visual Arts – Researching the Rural – Women in Agriculture Residency

Berwick Visual Arts and Newcastle University’s Centre for Rural Economy (CRE) and Institute for Creative Arts Practice announce a new artist residency opportunity for an artist to actively collaborate… Continue Reading Berwick Visual Arts – Researching the Rural – Women in Agriculture Residency

18th October 2019

2nd Chaiya Art Awards

The Chaiya Art Awards are calling for submissions in any medium around the theme: God is……? Prizes range from £1000 to £10,000 and successful entries will be exhibited at London’s gallery@oxo in 2020.… Continue Reading 2nd Chaiya Art Awards

24th October 2019

Barbican Arts Group Trust’s ArtWorks Open 2019

Submissions now open for Barbican Arts Group Trust’s ArtWorks Open 2019 prize-winning show selected by Emma Talbot & Alex Schady. There are several prizes on offer for selected exhibiting artists… Continue Reading Barbican Arts Group Trust’s ArtWorks Open 2019

30th October 2019

YICCA 2019 – International Contest of Contemporary Art

YICCA is an international call for artists, open to professionals from any country in the world. All contemporary artworks are accepted including: drawings, paintings, sculptures, photographs, graphic… Continue Reading YICCA 2019 – International Contest of Contemporary Art

30th October 2019

198 Contemporary Arts & Learning – Womxn of Colour Art Award

This new bi-annual art award recognizes the inequities and additional barriers that Womxn of Colour and non binary people often face in their practice as visual artists. It aims to provide financial a… Continue Reading 198 Contemporary Arts & Learning – Womxn of Colour Art Award

31st October 2019

Locust Projects – Funded Exhibition Opportunity for New Work

Locust Projects is currently running an open call for Main Gallery exhibition proposals, with the aim of enabling local, national, and international visual artists to experiment with new ideas and med… Continue Reading Locust Projects – Funded Exhibition Opportunity for New Work

31st October 2019

Locust Projects – Funded Exhibition/Residency

Locust Projects is currently running an open call for the Main Gallery exhibition proposals, with the aim of enabling local, national, and international visual artists to experiment with new ideas and… Continue Reading Locust Projects – Funded Exhibition/Residency

1st November 2019

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea – Arts Grants Scheme

The Arts Grants Scheme welcomes applications from individuals and organisations looking to produce excellent and engaging art projects across the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, and offers gr… Continue Reading The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea – Arts Grants Scheme

1st November 2019

PlySpace Residency Summer 2020 Term

PlySpace is an artist-in-residence program dedicated to offering creative individuals’ time and space to investigate and pursue their own practices. PlySpace welcomes both emerging and established art… Continue Reading PlySpace Residency Summer 2020 Term

11th November 2019

Call for Artists: Alexandra Reinhardt Memorial Award, Artist Commission 2020 at The Tetley, Leeds

Artists are invited to apply for the 2020 Alexandra Reinhardt Memorial Award (ARMA), Artist Commission, hosted by The Tetley, Leeds, worth £15,000. The Award in 2020 focuses on the mental health and w… Continue Reading Call for Artists: Alexandra Reinhardt Memorial Award, Artist Commission 2020 at The Tetley, Leeds

12th November 2019

The Hopper Prize

The Hopper Prize was established to increase recognition of the work of visual artists. They seek to advance the careers of visual artists by providing unrestricted financial support in the form of in… Continue Reading The Hopper Prize

15th November 2019

SEA Foundation – AiR Tilburg – 2 fully-funded residencies available for artists, curators and art writers

SEA Foundation – AiR Tilburg invites applicants for its 2020/2021 residency program. The residencies are designed for visual artists, curators and writers whose work and life demands both a rigorous e… Continue Reading SEA Foundation – AiR Tilburg – 2 fully-funded residencies available for artists, curators and art writers

21st November 2019

a-n Artist Bursaries 2020

a-n The Artists Information Company is offering 50+ bursaries of £500 – £1,500 to Artist and Joint (Artist and Arts Organiser) members wishing to undertake self-determined professional development in… Continue Reading a-n Artist Bursaries 2020

2nd December 2019

FLAMIN Productions Round 9

Part of Film London Artists’ Moving Image Network (FLAMIN), FLAMIN Productions is major artists’ film commissioning scheme which aims to support the most exciting, innovative and challenging moving im… Continue Reading FLAMIN Productions Round 9

17th February 2020

Derwent Art Prize 2019

The Derwent Art Prize aims to reward excellence by showcasing the very best 2D & 3D artworks created in pencil or coloured pencil as well as water soluble, pastel, graphite and charcoal by British… Continue Reading Derwent Art Prize 2019

Open deadline

STEP Beyond Travel grants

STEP Beyond Travel grants support the mobility of emerging artists and cultural workers – between EU and neighbouring countries – in cross-border projects. The application deadline for Step Beyond tra… Continue Reading STEP Beyond Travel grants

Open deadline

Pollock-Krasner Foundation

The Foundation welcomes applications from visual artists who are painters, sculptors and artists who work on paper, including printmakers. There are no deadlines. The Foundation encourages application… Continue Reading Pollock-Krasner Foundation

Open deadline

Pacitti Company Think Tank Residencies

Pacitti Company Think Tank Residencies provide space for artists to research and develop new ideas and projects in their White Room. Each residency is offered for a period of one or two weeks, with lo… Continue Reading Pacitti Company Think Tank Residencies

Open deadline

ARC Getaways

ARC, Stockton Arts Centre can offer performance based artists or companies free accommodation and workspace for one week. ARC Getaways can be used for research and development processes, rehearsals, w… Continue Reading ARC Getaways

Open deadline

Small Grants Scheme: In the Making

Small grants scheme, in the making, is a new funding programme for community projects that share the aim of embedding art, culture and heritage at the heart of the major development and regeneration p… Continue Reading Small Grants Scheme: In the Making