LATEST | JOBS | FUNDING & RESIDENCIES | SUBMISSIONS | FESTIVALS | STUDIOS | WANTED

 

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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.
Deadline: 1 July

New Committee Members sought at GENERATORprojects
Generator is seeking new volunteer committee members for programming, curation, gallery outreach & marketing.
Deadline: 1 July

Desk for rent in Print Studio | Glasgow
Creative wanted to fill city center desk for rent within large screen printing studio – £180pm.
Deadline: 1 July

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

Artistc Director & CEO | Isle of Bute
Rothesay Pavilion are looking for an Artistc Director & CEO for their re-opening in 2017 as a major cultural centre after an £8.5m refurbishment.
Deadline: 2 July

 

 

 

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Zeitgeist Open 2015
Competition open to artists working in any medium & regardless of age, location or background & at any stage of their career.
Deadline: 5 July

Future Leaders Programme 2015/16
The Future Leaders Programme is an industry-led investment in excellence in leadership across the creative & cultural sectors in Scotland.
Deadline: 13 July

Events & Exhibitions Manager | Dumfries
Spring Fling CIC (to become Upland CIC in Autumn 2015) is looking to appoint an ambitious and experienced Events and Exhibitions Manager.
Deadline: 17 July

Director (Maternity Cover) | Dumfries
The Board of Spring Fling CIC (to become Upland CIC in summer/autumn 2015) seeks a dynamic leader during the current Director’s maternity leave.
Deadline: 17 July

Exhibitions Officer | Edinburgh
National Museums Scotland is looking for someone to develop & deliver specific exhibitions projects across their museums.
Deadline: 19 July

Heritage Activities Co-ordinator | Campbeltown
The Activities Co-ordinator will work with key stakeholders & locals to plan & manage events & activities.
Deadline: 24 July

Archive Photography Commission
NHS Ayrshire & Arran seeks an artist/researcher to source at least 80 copyright free images from a variety of sources throughout Ayrshire.
Deadline: 27 July

Cryptic Nights Call Out
Cryptic Nights is looking for creatively ambitious Scottish based artists with innovative ideas for our 2016 Season.
Deadline: 28 July

New Filmmakers’ Festival Renfrewshire 2015
A Festival of new work from local students and aspiring local filmmakers open to films from Renfrewshire.
Deadline: 14 August

P & O Makower Trust Commission – call for entries
The Trust will work with National Museums Scotland to commission a new piece of silver to be displayed at the museum.
Deadline: 14 August

IdeasTap Presents… The Columnist
This opportunity offers one winner a 6-month paid writing gig on the Hiive website & four guaranteed paid commissions for the runner up.
Deadline: 27 August

Luminate Photography Challenge
Create a photographic portrait of someone from a different generation & tell Luminate what inspired you to photograph them.
Deadline: 7 September

The IdeasTap Innovators Fund
IdeasTap is offering 10 awards of £500 to creative individuals & groups for everything from dance & film projects to music videos & collectives.
Deadline: 30 September

Coworking Desks, Office & Floor Space Available | Glasgow
Spaces available include; a coworking desk space, an office for 3/4 people & an unfurnished whole floor for up to 15 people.
Deadline: ongoing

 


 

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Volunteers for Forest Fringe | Edinburgh
Forest Fringe are looking for volunteers to help run their artist-led venue for theatrical experimentation at the Edinburgh Festival.
Deadline: 24 July

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

2015 Graduate Residency | Arbroath
An intensive 2-week residency of dedicated studio time, facilitated talks, studio visits, group crits, field trips & after dinner discussions.
Deadline: 6 July

Trinity Creative Challenge
A new funding scheme launched by Trinity College Dublin to foster the development of innovative projects involving a collaboration with university.
Deadline: 12 July

2016 Logo Competition
VisitScotland is putting young design talent at the heart of plans & is inviting young creatives in Scotland to design the official logo to promote the year.
Deadline: 12 July

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

Parts & Labour: commission
Animate Projects & QUAD will commission a UK based artist to make on-site & moving image work that employs animation, drawing & digital.
Deadline: 22 July

Artist in Residence: Robert Smail’s Printing Works
Marking 150 years of Smail’s letterpress printers, this nationally significant heritage Print Works will host its first Artist in Residence.
Deadline: 27 July

Griffin Art Prize 2015
An annual residency & exhibition award for UK based artists in painting & drawing.
Deadline: 31 July

Interdisciplinary Residency Programme | Arbroath
Hospitalfield’s residency is an international programme open to those working across the arts who need time to focus on their work.
Deadline: 2 August

Flora Residencies | Wales
As part of flora Oriel Davies is seeking 2 residencies, one at National Botanic Gardens Wales & one at Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre.
Deadline: 7 August

Nurturing Talent – Time To Shine Fund
Apply to Creative Scotland & Young Scot’s Time to Shine Fund for 14-20 year olds who need financial aid to develop their creative talent.
Deadline: 23 August

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

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

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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Open Submissions of Words, Images, Sounds
E-zine for contemporary words, images, sounds, Hot Tub Astronaut seeks your submissions.
Deadline: 31 July

Hold Me Dear Project
Documentary photography project looking for photographers, artists & filmmakers.
Deadline: 30 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

Peacock Visual Arts Open Call 2015
Peacock Visual Arts (Peacock) would like to invite project & exhibition proposals from artists, curators & organisations.
Deadline: 3 August

Quotidian Open Submissions
Quotidian literary magazine seeks poetry, fiction & creative non-fiction from students at Scottish Universities for their second issue.
Deadline: 21 August

The London Group Open 2015
The UK’s longest-running artist co-operative, The London Group, has opened its call for entries for its 82nd open exhibition. Entree fee applies.
Deadline: 24 August

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

Animate OPEN: Parts & Labour
An international call for animations which relate to the theme Parts & Labour. Selected works will be presented in a gallery, online & in cinemas.
Deadline: 3 September

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

Gallery Unit Open Call
Open call for exhibition proposals for new artist exhibition/event space at The Savoy Centre in Glasgow.
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

 

 

////// FESTIVALS

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

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

GSFF 2016 Open Submissions
Submissions are now open for Glasgow Short Film Festival 2016 works up to 50 minutes in length completed after 30 September 2014.
Early: 31 August | Regular: 12 October | Late: 16 November

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

IWM Short Film Festival
IWM are looking for imaginative & challenging films that are inspired by their collections.
Deadline: 30 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:

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 | 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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