Artist in Residence at HMP Grendon

Website: https://www.ikon-gallery.org/about/jobs/

Ikon is inviting artists to apply for a three-year residency at HMP Grendon. Funded by the Marie-Louise von Motesiczky Charitable Trust, this is an exciting opportunity for an artist to work with the therapeutic and democratic community unique to the Buckinghamshire prison. The successful candidate will produce their own work and deliver an effective arts programme for the prison. They are seeking a dynamic, talented and highly motivated artist to lead on the visual arts programme within the prison. The Artist’s role is twofold: To produce new work in response to the experience of HMP Grendon, responding to its history, context and models of therapeutic and community practice: To involve the residents in the production of the new work and support their own creative activity for inclusion in the annual exhibition of Art at HMP Grendon. The annual fee in the region of £38,000 is offered for this post together with a dedicated Project Producer, generous materials and exhibition budget.

0

Expires: November 23, 2018


Similar Opportunities

31st January 2021

The Abbey Scholarship and Fellowships in Painting

Abbey Awards offer all expenses paid residencies at the British School at Rome for artists showing exceptional merit and promise. The Abbey Scholarship offers one annual nine month residency for an ea… Continue Reading The Abbey Scholarship and Fellowships in Painting

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

31st January 2021

Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize 2021

The seventh year of the internationally successful Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize is open for entries! The prize is open to artists working across all genres, styles and backgrounds. Artists who enter… Continue Reading Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize 2021


Related articles / resources


Featured project

WFH Residency

The WFH Residency was a £1000 award to support artists during the covid-19 / coronavirus pandemic. The deadline for the final round of the residency closed at 10am on 1 July 2020. This slideshow requi… Continue Reading WFH Residency

Read more


Comments