Call for Entries: Open Up North 2014

The online entry portal for Open Up North 2014 is now open.  Open Up North is an art competition run by the Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal which is open to both professional and non-professional artists from the north of England and will culminate in a multi-venue exhibition across Kendal from 31st May – 27th July with a prize fund in excess of £2000. Continue reading

Lytham Arts Festival 2014 Call for Submissions

Artist? Musician? Author or Poet? Fire eating, belly dancer who rides a unicycle? This is your opportunity to showcase your work in Lovely Lytham! The Lytham Arts Festival is funded through the High Street Innovation Fund giving artists the opportunity to perform or exhibit within the main shopping areas of Lytham – inside the shops, in the shop windows, in the streets and central buildings. Continue reading

Secondary school collaboration

As the Curriculum Leader for Art & Design I am always on the look out for artists, designers and crafters, who can work with our creative students. We welcome opportunities to create community pieces, host workshops for our students, promote events, retail establishments, workshops. Please do contact me if we could collaborate!

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Call for submissions

Since Oxheys Mill Studios was set up in May 2011, it has endeavoured to offer a vibrant programme of exhibitions, projects, installations, residencies, workshops, music and performance events. Our Winter open exhibition has proved very popular so it is back again this year – we do hope you will join us.

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Calling talented writers in the North

Verb New Voices is looking for three talented artists based in the North of England. Three artists will each receive a bursary of £2,500 with the potential for additional fees from any radio interviews and performances. This opportunity is about generating vibrant new writing which reflects something unique about Northern culture. Continue reading

Call For MAKERS

I am looking for professional British craftspeople who produce unique, contemporary products for interiors and would like to showcase them in Manchester Art Gallery Shop. Manchester Art Gallery is the vibrant art gallery at the heart of this culturally rich city. The shop is near the entrance and difficult to avoid and is attractive and busy (the gallery gets over 400,000 visitors a year). The Gallery have asked me to utilise approximately 20 square m floorspace in order to showcase MAKERS work.

Exhibition & mentoring opportunity: Beyond merely assembling

Submissions are invited from visual artists working across all mediums for Beyond merely assembling, a group exhibition to take place at Projects: Manchester, a new pop-up gallery space in central Manchester in November 2013. Works that involve an innovative and engaging approach to notions of space, form and function are encouraged. Work must have been made within the last 18 months. Continue reading

Call for North West Artists

Culture Warrington in partnership with Gallery At Bank Quay House are looking for gifted artists from the North West to have their work showcased alongside national and international talent at the Open exhibition as part of Warrington Contemporary Arts Festival 2013. Continue reading

LAN Open – last chance to submit

After two successful days of submissions for this years’ LAN Open exhibition, we are already set to have a great show and there is still one more day to go. If you haven’t entered yet – this is your last chance! Submissions to Oxheys Mill Studios in Preston tomorrow, Sunday 18th August 11am-4pm. For full details on how to submit and an entry form, please just download and read LAN Exhibition-T&Cs 2013. Continue reading