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Join TYCI
Collective run by women, looking for writers, photographers, designers, artists, filmmakers & audio lovers for their site, zine, radio show & events.
Deadline: 21 May

Making Theatre in the Midst of Austerity: Call for presentations
Take part in a one day symposium on theatre, poverty & inequality, for artists, researchers & communities in Manchester this November.
Deadline: 22 May

Retail Supervisor | Glasgow
GSAE seeks a customer focused Retail Supervisor to guide the sales team across the heritage shop, design shop, online shop & tour ticketing point.
Deadline: 22 May

Griffin Gallery Open | London
Open to all artists in painting and drawing, £12,000 in prizes. Small entry fee applies.
Deadline: 25 May

Chief Executive Officer | Highlands
The Touring Network (Highlands & Islands) are recruiting a full-time CEO to consolidate & grow a creative company.
Deadline: 25 May

 

 

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Studio Space Available | Edinburgh
Rhubaba Gallery are currently accepting applications for studios.
Deadline: 29 May

Project Manager | Edinburgh
somewhereto_ seeks a self-motivated, creative arts facilitator to deliver their project to 16-25 year olds.
Deadline: 29 May

The Bridport Prize
This prize encourages emerging writers through its competition for poetry, flash fiction, first novel & short story categories. Entry fee applies.
Deadline: 31 May

An Sùileachan Residency
Enjoy time & space to research, explore & create in a landscape of natural beauty on the Isle of Lewis that has strong cultural heritage.
Deadline: 31 May

Berwick FIlm Festival: Call for Entries
Submissions considered for all areas, including screenings, installations & live events, as well as the 3rd Inntravel Short Film Award.
Early: 1 June | Regular: 1 July

Part-Time Maintenance Person | Aberdeen
Peacock Visual Arts is looking for someone to keep all areas clean & tidy & for day to day upkeep & maintenance of the buildings & their fittings.
Deadline: 2 June

Ars Electronica Post City Open Call
Ars Electronica are looking for projects for this year’s festival on what the cisty will look like post Digital Revolution.
Deadline: 11 June

UWS Alt-w Paisley Digital Art Commission
Expressions of Interest sought from artists in Europe for a £25k commission to make a new piece of work for Paisley.
Deadline: 12 June

BBC Scotland Poet in Residence Opportunity
Applications are invited for BBC Scotland’s inaugural Poet in Residence for an early career poet, based in Scotland, to undertake a 3-month residency.
Deadline: 12 June

Anthology 2015: Open Call for Applications
Ten finalists will be exhibited at CHARLIE SMITH LONDON with one lucky cash prize winner. Entry fee applies
Deadline: 15 June

Ickle Film Fest: Call for Submissions
Dundee’s only international short film festival seeks your works for their fifth festival this September.
Early: 30 June | Regular: 4 August | Late: 25 August

James Dyson Award 2015
An international design award that celebrates & inspires the next generation of design engineers open to current & recent design engineering students.
Deadline: 2 July

Braw Wee Emporium – Makers wanted
A Record & Gift shop based in the Barras Market, Glasgow looking for products from Scottish based makers, designers & artists.
Deadline: 31 July

The Jill Todd Photographic Award 2015
You are eligible to enter if you if you graduated in the last three years from a Scottish or Irish Degree programme in Photography or Fine Art.
Deadline: 31 August

 


 

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BAFTA Breakthrough Brits 2015
BAFTA, in partnership with Burberry, is looking for the next generation of British talent in Film, TV & Games.
Deadline: 27 May

International Festival Encounters 2015 Developing Artistic Entrepreneurship
A chance for producers, programmers, artists & performers to develop their artistic entrepreneurship skills, in the context of a major arts festival.
Deadline: 29 May

Assistant Curator | Glasgow
Glasgow International are looking for someone to provide support to the Director to research, develop & deliver the GI Programme for 2016.
Deadline: 1 June

EIFF Staff Needed | Edinburgh
A number of paid & voluntary temporary roles available for Edinburgh International Film Festival.
Deadline: 16 June

Workshop Tutors Wanted | Aberdeenshire
Woodend Barn seek experienced artists, designers, writers, musicians & makers across all disciplines to provide one–off or block-session workshops.
Deadline: 30 June

Various Jobs at SFMOMA | San Francisco
SFMOMA are looking to recruit for various positions including marketing, communications & digital roles.
Deadline: ongoing

Graphic Designer | Shanghai
Experienced Graphic Designer required for NeochaEDGE, an expanding company based in China.
Deadline: ongoing

Volunteer Correspondents
Tribe magazine are recruiting for both international and UK based correspondents to write articles, interviews & features around the arts.
Deadline: ongoing

 

 

////// FUNDING, RESIDENCIES & AWARDS

Glasgow Visual Art and Craft Award Scheme 15/16
Awards of up to £1,500 are available for artists & makers based in Glasgow towards the research, development & creation of new work.
Deadline: 29 May

2015 Wigtown Poetry Competition
Scotland’s International Poetry Prize, open to all. Cash prizes to be won.
Deadline: 29 May

Lumen Prize Exhibition: Call for Entries
Award for digitally created art with a US$10,000 prize fund as well as a global tour to Asia, Europe & the US.
Deadline: 8 June

RSA William Littlejohn Award 2015
Monetary award (£2,000) to research, develop & produce a new body of work in a water-based medium.
Deadline: 10 June

RSA Barns-Graham Travel Award 2015
The Barns-Graham Travel Award (£2,000) provides a travel & research opportunity for graduating & postgraduate students.
Deadline: 10 June

RSA Morton Award 2015
The Morton Award (£5,000) is for artists working in a lens-based media in Scotland.
Deadline: 10 June

Airspace Graduate Residency | Leeds
2015 graduating students from BA & MA UK Fine Art courses can apply for Airspace graduate residency scheme for a free studio & solo show.
Deadline: 16 June

The Skinny Short Film Competition
Submit your micro-budget short film (a short made for less than £1000) produced this year for a chance to win Olympus equipment worth over £3k.
Deadline: 30 June

Lacey Contemporary Summer Arts Prize 2015
Artists can submit work in any media for the chance to exhibit at Lacey Contemporary & a cash prize of £1k. Submission fee applies.
Deadline: 19 July

Aesthetica Art Prize
Annual prize recognising excellence in art from across the world & offering artists the opportunity to showcase their work to wider audiences.
Deadline: 31 August

Special Prize EXPO Milano 2015
A competition for young filmmakers (18-35) visiting EXPO 2015 on the theme of the 2015 Expo – Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life.
Deadline: 31 August

Whitehouse Studio Residential Art Holidays
Residential Courses in art & design run by wallpaper designer Karen Beauchamp at her eclectic arts and crafts studio on the west coast of Argyll, Scotland, UK.
Deadline: 1 November

Open Project Funding: Call for Applications
Individuals & organisations can apply for funding from £1,000 to £100,000 to support supports the arts, screen and creative projects.
Deadline: ongoing

Night Shift Residency
A peer group residency focussing on attention economy and the 24/7 sleepless society for artists, art practitioners and writers.
Deadline: ongoing

FUNDING: Go and See Fund – Imaginate
A fund dedicated to helping artists in Scotland access work & shows to help inspire their next project.
Deadline: ongoing

Team Effort! Residencies
Residencies last for a maximum of 3 weeks between September 2013 & August 2014 to fit within Team Effort!’s ethos of exploration, risk-taking & collaboration.
Deadline: ongoing

Open Access Residency | Aberdeenshire
This residency offers artists the time, space, facilities & technical support to realise their work & to develop their practice & research new ideas.
Deadline: ongoing

Mark Devereux Projects Associates Programme
MDP announce their revised Associates programme which supports early-career visual artists through events, opportunities & critical exchange.
Deadline: ongoing

The Clipperton Project: Creative Residencies
TCP seeks creative practitioners with a spirit for adventure, a love of their environment & a passion for learning.
Deadline: ongoing

Woodland Project Residency
The Residency takes place in Cyprus and seeks to expand outdoor practice and explore the relationship between woodland & human being.
Deadline: ongoing

 

 

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Wednesday’s Girl: Call for Works
A series of 4 exhibitions displaying artwork from creative women across Scotland.
Deadline: 27 May

Sanctuary 2015: Call for Submissions
For Sanctuary 2015, 3 new works will be commissioned from digital & sound works to radio transmissions, video & performance.
Deadline: 28 May

Designers Wanted
Beer52 are looking to promote up & coming illustrators/designers with the opportunity to design the cover of their monthly craft beer zine Ferment.
Deadline: 31 May

Torry Sound Project: Navigations
sonADA & Seventeen invite emerging sound artists based in NE Scotland to capture the sound of Torry in Aberdeen & create a sound-based art work.
Deadline: 31 May

Exhibit & Sell your Work at Twenty Eight Collective | Edinburgh
Based at 28 St Stephen Street, Twenty Eight showcases the work of local Scottish brands & Designers, without taking any commission on sales.
Deadline: 31 May

Call for entries #SOLOAward2015
A £1000 prize & solo show at London Art Fair 2016 open to UK-wide applicants.
Deadline: 31 May

Motion Creatures: Film Call Out
Open call to moving image artists for Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2015 film nights during the month of August.
Deadline: 31 May

Exhibition Opportunity for Visual Artists
Artist run gallery exhibition slots available in August at Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh.
Deadline: 31 May

Call for Works: Glasgow International 2016
Glasgow International exists to support artistic activity across the city & applicants are encouraged to submit ambitious proposals.
Deadline: 1 June

Six Foot Gallery : Photography Open
The chance for a photographer develop their work with a residency package & input from Six Foot, Street Level Photoworks & Menzies Hotel.
Deadline: 6 June

Icon Printing Designer of the Future Competition
Enter your best clothing designs for the chance to win a one-of-a-kind printed item, Intous Pen & Touch & 11” MacBook Air.
Deadline: 7 June

A.L.L. Times Annual
An Lucht Lonrach seeks articles, stories, poetry & art around the sea/sea shore on conservation, protection, power/energy, holidays, spiritual.
Deadline: 12 June

Breese Little: Volume XI
Prize for Art Criticism to support, encourage & provide a platform for aspiring writers of art criticism.
Deadline: 19 June

Applications open for the BERLINER LISTE
Galleries, project spaces & artists are cordially invited to apply for a booth at the biggest fair for contemporary art in Berlin.
Deadline: 30 June

The JHB Archive: Open Submission Opportunity
Birmingham Open Media invites submissions for a group exhibition of emerging to mid-career artists. Selected artists will receive a fee of £300.
Deadline: 30 June

Art and Design Markets in the Heart of Glasgow
Art On Scotland invites you to take part in their 2015 Art On the Exchange Markets by renting a stall outside GoMA, in Royal Exchange Square.
Deadline: 28 August

Gallery Space Opportunity at Jeremiah’s Taproom | Edinburgh
Jeremiah’s Taproom on Edinburgh’s Elm Row is about to launch its new gallery space & would like to hear from anyone looking to exhibit their work.
Deadline: 30 September

Inspired to Write Competition
Jupiter Artland invites you to submit original prose and poetry inspired by the artwork on display at Jupiter.
Deadline: 15 October

A.L.L. Seashore Poetry Competition 2015
An Lucht Lonrach team is looking for poetry contributions themed around the seashore.
Deadline: 31 December

Peep Show Coffee: Call for Proposals
Peep Show Coffee are looking for proposals & ideas for short-term and long-term use of their project space.
Deadline: ongoing

Callout to Artists Looking for a Venue | London
Ziferblat is a social experiment. The space is ours & yours. To use to create, collaborate, experiment and play; what would you do with the space?
Deadline: ongoing

Hold Me Dear: Call for Submissions
Send a photograph of the place you personally treasure and include a 50 words caption explaining the story behind why this place is important to you.
Deadline: ongoing

Exhibit your artwork at Tchai-Ovna
Open call for exhibitors: proposals wanted for monthly solo exhibition at Tchai-Ovna, House of Tea.
Deadline: ongoing

Write Shoot Cut: Call for submissions
Write Shoot Cut is a monthly short film night. They are currently seeking submissions for various programmes.
Deadline: ongoing

Open Submissions for Moving Image Makers
An unconscious & uncurated stream of work will be displayed at Summerhall, Edinburgh for the indefinite future.
Deadline: ongoing

A.L.L. Seaweed
An Lucht Lonrach is searching for articles & artworks on the uses of seaweed.
Deadline: ongoing

 

 

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Aesthetica Short Film Festival: Call for Entries
ASFF 2015 is now open for entries. Films up to 30mins in length in a number of genres are invited.
Deadline: 31 May

Call for submission for 7th Cairo Video Festival
Enter your work to the 7th edition of the Cairo Video Festival for video art & experimental films.
Deadline: 31 May

Scottish Queer International Film Festival: Call for Entries
SQIFF 2015 seek feature length & short films which fit their LGBTIQ remit.
Deadline: 12 June

Leamington Underground Cinema 60 Seconds Max Competition
A brand new (very) short film competition with a £250 prize for the best very short film. Low entry fee applies.
Deadline: 13 June

Edinburgh Short Film Festival: Call for Entries
This year’s Edinburgh Short Film Festival is open for entries, screening the best in contemporary UK & International short cinema.
Deadline: 29 June

Leamington Underground Cinema Short Film Prize
This prize will be awarded to the best short film (under 15 minutes). The winner will also get £1000. Low entry fee applies.
Deadline: 31 August

Palme-Dewar Short Film Competition 2015
The Palme-Dewar short film competition is a an open competition for short films made either in Scotland or by filmmakers based in Scotland.
Deadline: 28 September

 

 

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Open Studio Club: Rent, swap & collaborate studio spaces around the world.
Free Event/Urban/Unusual/Studio/Rehearsal Spaces: 16–25 with an idea, creative project or business? Need a space to help make it happen? We’ll find a space to help you — for free!

Glasgow:

Artist studio spaces available for rent | Glasgow
Facilities include heating, WiFi, 24 hour access, use of communal area and shared computer, & space on artists page of the studios website.
Deadline: 30 May

Hot Desk with Impact Arts
Desk Space for rent for creatives in the East End of Glasgow.
Deadline: 31 December

Titan Props: Multi-use spaces for film & photographic shoots.
South Block: Creative space in Merchant City.
MAKLAB: A digital fabrication studio offering use of machines for engraving, embroidery, cutting shapes and making 3d objects.
Studio/Office desk space: Three spaces are available in a bright, secure shared office/desk space five minutes from Central Station.
Shapes Of Things Studio Available for Hire : Studio hire is aimed at those with a fair amount of silk screen printing experience.
The Distillery: Creative freelancer looking for a place to work? The Distillery at The Whisky Bond offers open plan space, quiet areas & meeting rooms.
Toad’s Caravan: Collaborative, creative working space based in the west end with desk space available to rent.
De Anderen Studios: Three spaces are available within the studio in addition to hot-desking facilities

Edinburgh:
Whitespace: A space for classes and exhibitions.
Media Education: A desk space for hire close to Haymarket station.
Rhubaba Studios Available | Edinburgh
Any artist can apply for studios at Rhubaba. All studio artists have access to the gallery space between exhibitions.

London:
Project space available at Enclave: A long-term project space will be available from October for individuals/groups of artists/curators running contemporary art programmes.

 

 

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Writers:
Pinso | Our Penniless Write | HUNTED PROJECTS |
Product Magazine
| Fractured West | Colossal

Moving Image:
Write Shoot Cut | Pluspace | The Cutting Room | Soundry

Members:
Fleet Collective, Dundee | Project Slogan Consortium, Aberdeen |
Just Us Collective | Make Works Directory | VAU: Membership Scheme

Artwork:
tribe magazine | artpistol | Product Magazine | Moray Art Centre | Editions | a secret.

Jewellery graduates:
Vanilla Ink

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