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

 

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Reading Champions 2016
Scottish Book Trust (SBT) wishes to appoint Reading Champions to work with libraries & their communities to stimulate & deliver innovative projects.
Deadline: 26 August

Digital Communications Officer | Liverpool
Liverpool Biennial is seeking a Digital Communications Officer to join its Marketing and Communications Team.
Deadline: 26 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

Heritage Learning Facilitator | Glasgow
Scottish Refugee Council seeks a creative arts & heritage learning projects facilitator.
Deadline: 28 August

Heritage Learning Project Coordinator | Glasgow
Scottish Refugee Council is looking for a creative arts & heritage learning project coordinator for community participation & partnership working.
Deadline: 28 August

Documentary Filmmaker | Glasgow
Scottish Refugee Council seeks someone to film community arts & heritage projects & to mentor community participants in filmmaking.
Deadline: 28 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

New Headquarters Artwork: Call for proposals
The National Theatre of Scotland invites proposals for a new artwork based on the map of Scotland, to be displayed in the foyer of their new building.
Extended deadline: 28 August

SSA Annual Exhibition 2015
Submit your work for the 118th SSA Open Exhibition held at the Royal Scottish Academy this December.
Deadline: 30 August

 

 

 

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Design and programming of bespoke display units | Edinburgh
Ginko seek a cultural researcher/artist to develop the programme & cabinet specification for bespoke display units at RHSC & DCN hospitals.
Deadline: 31 August

Graduate Residency Programme 2015 / 2016 | Glasgow
Applications are now open for the MANY Studios Graduate Residency Programme 2015 / 2016.
Deadline: 4 September

Digital Content Producer | Glasgow
Scottish Opera 2 year fixed Term Opportunity.
Deadline: 7 September

River Journey (Mexico & Peru)
Join The Clipperton Project on a river journey along Mexico’s largest river, Usumacinta, or in & around the Peruvian Amazon.
Deadline: 14 September

Fashion/Textile Residencies
Zero Waste Scotland are offering two 12-week residencies in partnership with the Salvation Army Trading Company Limited.
Deadline: 18 September

Design in Action: Food Futures | Dunblane
Take part in an exciting 2-day residential workshop & networking event to collaborate on generating innovative ideas for the Scottish food sector.
Deadline: 21 September

Interdisciplinary Residency at Sea
Join Clipperton Porject on a journey to Dominican Republic, Tristan da Cunha, Faroes, Scotland’s Isles or Antarctica with interdisciplinary study.
Deadline: 30 September

Bridging the Gap
This initiative offers Scottish-based filmmakers the opportunity to work with Scottish Documentary Institute & make 10 minute documentaries.
Deadline: 4 October

Currents Festival: Call for Submissions
Santa Fe International New Media Festival seeks New Media artists for interactive & fine art video installations, performances, video & more.
Deadline: 15 November

Artist in Residence | Glasgow
A one-month residency with 24 hour access to Six Foot Gallery studio & workshop including a darkroom, jewellery benches & kitchen area.
Deadline: 30 November

The Glasgow Photography Gallery: Call for Submissions
See your photography showcased on one of The Glasgow Photography Gallery’s online spaces.
Deadline: ongoing

 

 



 

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Freelance Project Artist required | Newcastle
The Laing Art Gallery is inviting applications from experienced artists/facilitators to lead a project that will engage a range of audiences.
Deadline: 31 August

Festival and Industry Coordinator | Glasgow
Glasgow Film is looking for someone to lead on Glasgow Film Festival special events & industry programming.
Deadline: 31 August

Project Assistant Architecture Design Fashion | London
The British Council seek administrative support & project assistance to ensure the smooth delivery of the International Fashion Showcase.
Deadline: 1 September

Call for applications – Session XI – Paris
Iheap offers a one-year post-graduate research & experimentation course in art that serves as the educational branch of the Biennale de Paris.
Deadline: 1 September

Lecturer in Digital Design | Edinburgh
Edinburgh College of Art seek a full-time Lecturer in Digital Design.
Deadline: 3 September

New Photographers Guild
A new mentored photography programme preparing recent graduates for professional life led by Elaine Livingstone & Claire Stewart.
Deadline: 4 September

Project Intern | Huntly
Development opportunity for recent graduates with an interest in the operations of a contemporary arts organisation.
Deadline: 4 September

Content Creator | Glasgow & Dundee
Cultural Enterprise Office is looking to contract the development, commissioning & creation of engaging content for their online platforms.
Deadline: 4 September

E-commerce Growth Executive | London
The New Craftsmen seek someone to help exceed targets & contribute to the development of an e-commerce platform for their business.
Deadline: 9 September

Assistant Curator | Liverpool
Liverpool Biennial is looking to appoint an Assistant Curator to join their team.
Deadline: 11 September

North West Glasgow Arts Trail Volunteers
Celebrate the arts in North Glasgow by volunteering on buses alongside bands or helping out with one of 18 specially selected arts projects.
Deadline: 15 September

Studio Manager | Glasgow
RISOTTO is now at a key point in its development, & on the hunt for an experienced studio manager dedicated to running & growing the business.
Deadline: 28 September

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

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

Scottish Scenic Routes Competition
A design competition open to Architecture & Landscape graduates. The prize to the designer(s) of each the winning project is £5000.
Deadline: 31 August

Commission for multi-sensory environment design
Design opportunity for a significant project at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children & Department of Neurosciences in Edinburgh is available.
Deadline: 1 September

Sprint: Digital Creative Residency
Residency for digital artists, creative technologists & designers to experiment & develop their practice for 4-8 months. Artist fee included.
Deadline: 10 September

International Choreographic Captures Competition: Call for Entries
Artists invited to develop new aesthetic approaches & visual languages for choreography & film in a 60-second ad format.
Deadline: 10 September

Remember Mary Barbour Association: Call for Tenders
A life-size sculptural commission of Mary Barbour as a reminder to Glasgow of her commitment to social justice to be permanently located in Govan.
Deadline: 11 September

Breese Little Prize for Art Criticism
The aim of the prize is to support, encourage & provide a platform for aspiring writers of art criticism.
Deadline: 18 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

René Carcan International Prize for Printmaking
Open to printmakers & students of printmaking of any nationality & age with cash prizes offered. Submission fee applies.
Deadline: 15 October

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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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

Naked Aye Art Collective: Shapes that Shift Desire
Naked Aye invite submissions from artists in Scotland for inclusion in their two week group exhibition at St Margaret’s House, Edinburgh.
Deadline: 5 September

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

Call for Projects: The Experimenta Pitch 2015
A new initiative to support visual artists to develop ambitious moving image projects presented as part of the BFI London Film Festival.
Deadline: 7 September

Venice Architecture Biennale 2016
The British Council has launched an open call for exhibition proposals for the British Pavilion at the 15th International Architecture Exhibition.
Deadline: 11 September

Creative Review Photography Annual 2015
Entries now open for the Creative Review Photography Annual, celebrating the power of the image to communicate ideas and tell stories in all media.
Deadline: 18 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

Artists wanted at Oxford House
Oxford House are looking for artists/artworks to inspire it’s Gallery Programme for 2016.
Deadline: 30 September

Open Submission for Written Work
Calling for poetry, prose & critical writing/interviews for the October issue of The HOnest Ulsterman literary journal.
Deadline: 1 October

Oriel Davies Open 2016 Painting
The 2016 Open presents painting as its focus & invites submissions from artists exploring this medium, encouraging diverse interpretations.
Deadline: 9 October

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

RSA Open Exhibition 2015: Call to Artists
Online submission is now open for artists to submit small & medium sized works to the RSA Open Exhibition 2015.
Deadline: 18 October

MONO NO AWARE IX: Call for Entries
Annual exhibition of expanded cinema showcasing sculpture, installation, durational & performance art that incorporates the moving image.
Deadline: 31 October

Quotidian Open Submissions
Quotidian literary magazine seeks poetry, fiction & creative non-fiction from students at Scottish Universities for their second issue.
Deadline: 1 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

The Facility Makers Call Out
The Facility shop seeks products made in Britain including jewellery, textiles, prints, glass, furniture & ceramics to sell in the Facility shop.
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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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

BofA Contemporary Arts Festival 2015
Bridge of Allan’s annual Contemporary Arts Festival call out for talented Scottish artists, designers & makers. Participation fee applies.
Deadline: 4 September

Glasgow Film Festival 2016: Call for Entries
Enter your work to Glasgow Film Festival which will take place 17–28 February 2016 in venues across the city.
Regular: 7 September | Late: 12 October

19th Japan Media Arts Festival: Call for Entries
The Japan Media Arts Festival seeks entries in each of its four divisions: Art, Entertainment, Animation and Manga.
Deadline: 9 September

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

Modern Office Spaces: Spaces available include; a coworking desk space, an office for 3/4 people & an unfurnished whole floor for up to 15 people.
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
Desks to rent in Creative co-working office space Flexible desk rental from hot desking to permanent available now in Glasgow’s West End with relaxed meeting room available for separate hire.

Edinburgh:
Whitespace: A space for classes and exhibitions.
Media Education: A desk space for hire close to Haymarket station.
Rhubaba Studios Available: Any artist can apply for studios at Rhubaba. All studio artists have access to the gallery space between exhibitions.
The Facility Studios: Involved in textiles, fashion or design? Studios now available to rent at The Facility, Edinburgh.

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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