VARI Embedded Residency
The Victoria & Albert Museum Research Institute (VARI) is inviting nominations and applications for a yearlong embedded residency at the Museum for practitioners working with data as their medium. The appointed resident will be based at the V&A South Kensington’s Research Department on a part-time basis between October 2017 and October 2018.
The V&A holds considerable quantities of data and of information about its collection objects, and digital infrastructures increasingly form the connective tissue between objects, information, curators and visitors – both in house and online. Working with the multiple layers of collections information held in the V&A Museum, they would like the VARI Embedded Resident to make data-focused works that propose new points of entry, navigation and engagement with both collections and the information that they hold about them, eliciting meaningful forms of participation both onsite and offsite, and by the widest range of possible publics.
The VARI Residencies are supported through a stipend of £12,000 and a production/research/public engagement budget of £2,000.
Expires: July 7, 2017
Wells Art Contemporary (WAC) Awards welcomes submissions from artists over the age of 18 working in any medium based in the UK or internationally. There are several prizes to be awarded including the… Continue Reading Wells Art Contemporary (WAC) Awards 2021
Developed in partnership with Shape Arts, Open Screen is seeking proposals for new works that respond to the theme of Realities, as part of arebyte on Screen, arebyte’s expanded and innovative online… Continue Reading Open Screen 2021 : Call out for disabled artists working in the digital realm
The Artists’ Collecting Society (ACS) is offering one student or recent graduate £4,500 to contribute to the cost of an artist’s studio in a UK city of your choice. The Studio Prize was established by… Continue Reading The Artists’ Collecting Society (ACS) Studio Prize 2021