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24th September 2021

Westfield East Bank Creative Futures Fund – Small Grant Scheme

The Small Grant Scheme fund aims to support local organisations and individuals to create new jobs, learning, training, and educational programmes through the means of arts, culture, innovation, publi… Continue Reading Westfield East Bank Creative Futures Fund – Small Grant Scheme

30th September 2021

Artists Access to Art Colleges (AA2A)

The AA2A project is a national set of schemes, providing visual artists and designer makers with the opportunity to undertake a period of research or realise a project, using workshop and supporting f… Continue Reading Artists Access to Art Colleges (AA2A)

1st October 2021

Lewisham Borough of Culture: Artists of Change residencies

Lewisham Borough of Culture are inviting expressions of interest for two artists, artist collectives or companies to be resident at the heart of Lewisham Council as part of the Mayor of London’s Borou… Continue Reading Lewisham Borough of Culture: Artists of Change residencies

4th October 2021

Jerwood Arts – 1:1 FUND

This new fund offers awards of £2,000 for two early-career practitioners (artists, curators and producers) to connect, experiment, learn from each other and share ideas. Jerwood Arts anticipates makin… Continue Reading Jerwood Arts – 1:1 FUND

10th October 2021

2021 Foundwork Artist Prize

The Foundwork Artist Prize is an annual juried award to recognise outstanding practices by contemporary artists working in any media. This year, two selected artists will receive unrestricted $10,000… Continue Reading 2021 Foundwork Artist Prize

11th October 2021

The Prince’s Foundation / QEST – Building Arts Programme 2022

The Building Arts Programme aims to inspire a future generation of artists, craftspeople, designers and makers to create a built environment which draws on a vast array of different skills, materials… Continue Reading The Prince’s Foundation / QEST – Building Arts Programme 2022

22nd October 2021

Shoreditch and Hoxton Art Fund

Hackney council have set up a £300,000 fund to commission community arts projects that bring residents, businesses, and visitors to Shoreditch and Hoxton together. It’s made up of a planning levy plac… Continue Reading Shoreditch and Hoxton Art Fund

10th November 2021

YICCA 21/22 – 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 21/22 – International Contest of Contemporary Art

16th November 2021

The Hopper Prize

The Hopper Prize is now accepting entries for their Fall 2021 artist grants. They have increased grant awards to $3,500. The prize offers 2 grants in the amount of $3,500 and 4 grants in the amount of… Continue Reading The Hopper Prize

Open deadline

Black Artists Grant

The Black Artists Grant is £1,500 given out monthly to black artists in the UK, with each artist selected receiving £500 each.The BAG is no-strings attached financial support to help the selected arti… Continue Reading Black Artists Grant

30th November 2021

Muir Trust Residency 2022

Applications are now open for the Muir Trust Residency 2022. The Muir Trust is looking for an established mid-career, UK-based artist-printmaker to respond to the theme of “Printing the Museum” throug… Continue Reading Muir Trust Residency 2022

30th November 2021

Akademie Schloss Solitude – Solitude Fellowship 2022/202

Applications are open for Akademie Schloss Solitude international and transdisciplinary artist-in-residence-program. Approximately 65 residency fellowships of six to twelve months will be offered. Aka… Continue Reading Akademie Schloss Solitude – Solitude Fellowship 2022/202

Open deadline

ARTCRY

ARTCRY is a new fund supporting urgent artistic responses to current social and political events. The fund aims to encourage artists to create bold political work with funding in seven days to enable… Continue Reading ARTCRY

4th January 2022

Derwent Art Prize

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