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Zombies Wanted
Artist Ellie Harrison is scouting for an army of over 100 zombies for a mass Zombie Walk in Birmingham.
Deadline: soon

Available Studios | Edinburgh
Two studios available at Out of the Blue Drill Hall with 24 Hour Access, broadband & heating suitable for artist or office space.
Deadline: soon

Junior Graphic Designer – Web & Print
Arts Alliance & Park Circus seek an enthusiastic individual to join their group services team in the role of Junior Graphic Designer.
Deadline: 30 March

Epic Awards
These awards recognise & reward excellence & innovation in the amateur cultural sector. All voluntary-led arts groups are eligible to apply.
Deadline: 30 March

2015 Core77 Design Awards
Gain recognition for work in Service Design, Design Education, Transportation Design, Furniture Design or Consumer Product Design.
Deadline: 31 March

YAC Call for contributors
YAC are asking for contributions from UK based writers to conduct interviews to be published on their website.
Deadline: 31 March

Training and Continuing Professional Development Fund: Call for Applications
Funding for training professional development for individuals, networks & more who wish to strengthen youth music in Scotland.
Deadline: 31 March

The Summer School in Curatorial Practice | Venice
A 2 month course during the Venice Biennale delivering practical training & experience around curatorial practice.
Deadline: 31 March

Our Big Move Residency Commission for Artists
Leicester Print Studio have announced a call for proposals to create new work to mark Our Big Move from Highfields into the city’s Cultural Quarter.
Deadline: 31 March

 

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Senior Communications Officer | Glasgow
The Glasgow School of Art is looking for someone to present internal & external communications via social media, online & in print.
Deadline: 1 April

New film course for visual artists: Feature Expanded 2015
Feature Expanded is an intensive training programme for visual artists developing and producing their first feature film.
Deadline: 7 April

DocLab 2015 Training & Mentoring Scheme
The Grierson Trust is on the hunt for the next generation of documentary filmmakers aged 18–25.
Deadline: 7 April

Contemporary Communities | Cardiff
g39 is offering £9,500 for an artist to work with communities in g39′s immediate locality.
Deadline: 7 April

Commission to design a ‘spine wall’ for new hospital | Edinburgh
This design brief is for the research and development of the concept and scheme design for a 188m long cast concrete ‘spine’ wall.
Deadline: 7 April

Artist Call Out: National Media Museum Season of Light
The National Media Museum is seeking to commission an artist in residence for The Season of Light 2015 between July & November 2015.
Deadline: 10 April

Sheffield Doc/Fest – Complimentary Passes
Emerging documentary talent from Scotland or Creative Scotland supported documentary makers can apply for Sheffield Doc/Fest passes.
Deadline: 13 April

Silence Awareness Existence – Residency in Finland
A special theme retreat residency program for creative minds looking to experience a Finnish winter.
Deadline: 15 April

Design play & activity spaces for new hospital | Edinburgh
Develop an imaginative scheme for the RHSC’s main outpatient waiting & activity space which can be incorporated into the interior architecture.
Deadline: 17 April

Month-Long Bookable Residency May 2015
Artists can apply to go and stay at The Booth, Shetland for a month at a time & applications are welcomed from artists working across all disciplines.
Deadline: 19 April

Shadow Curator Traineeship | Glasgow
The Shadow Curator will work with the Africa in Motion Festival Manager & Assistant Festival Manager to learn to programme & curate.
Deadline: 20 April

Early Career Artists Open Call | Edinburgh
This opportunity is intended to give support to artists at the beginning of their careers to participate in the Edinburgh Art Festival programme.
Deadline: 20 April

Wirksworth Festival Artists’ Call Out
Apply now to exhibit at one of the UK’s leading rural arts festivals taking place in September 2015.
Deadline: 22 April

Call For Entries neo:artprize2015
An open exhibition inviting work in any media from contemporary visual artists over 18 and of all nationalities.
Deadline: 18 May

BALTIC Artists’ Book Market 2015
BALTIC will host to an Artists’ Book Market & seeks submissions from artists, bookmakers, small press publishers, zines, bookbinders & suppliers.
Deadline: 18 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

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

 

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Opportunity for Artists to Attend BNA Conference | Edinburgh
New opportunity for artists to attend BNA2015: Festival of Neuroscience. Get inspired, meet the scientists & immerse yourself in science.
Deadline: 3 April

Communications & Marketing Manager | Aberdeen
Peacock Visual Arts is looking for an experienced Communications & Marketing Manager to join its Aberdeen-based team.
Deadline: 6 April

Docunexion Cultural Exchange
A UK-Mexico documentary training & mentorship programme for emerging filmmakers looking for development of their feature-length projects.
Deadline: 10 April

EIFF Talent Lab – Open for Applications
The fifth edition of the Talent Lab will provide up-and-coming filmmakers with the amazing opportunity to learn from key film industry players.
Deadline: 27 April

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

 

 

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The Cottier Chamber Project Composition Competition
This project supports new work by a Scottish-based composer who will receive £500, with the première of the work held in Glasgow this June.
Deadline: 3 April

SFG Photo Open & Residency
SFG Photo Open seeks photography submissions for the SFG Open, with one applicant receiving the Six Foot residency placement in July.
Deadline: 6 April

Kooshk Artist Residency Award
The Kooshk Artist Residency Award supports artists, creativity & the development of new ideas in the unique space of Tehran.
Deadline: 15 April

LGBT History Month Scotland – Cultural Commissions 2015
Creative Scotland & LGBT History Month Scotland will award funding of £5,000 to support an artist to carry out a commission for LGBT history.
Deadline: 24 April

14th annual Inge Morath Award: Call for Entries
An annual award of $5k is given to a female photographer under the age of 30 to support the completion of a long-term documentary project.
Deadline: 30 April

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

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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The Video Art Review 03: Open Call
Submit work for the International Video Art Review THE 03. Selected works will be shown during planned screenings in Poland.
Deadline: 1 April

Mark Making: Call for Submissions
An open brief to all creatives to take part in an art exhibition for Macmillan Cancer Support to be held in Aberdeen.
Deadline: 3 April

Open Call for XPONorth Submissions
XpoNorth is Scotland’s leading conference and showcase festival for the creative industries. They are now welcoming applications for music and short films.
Deadline: 3 April

Open Call: Pavilion Open Exhibition 2015
Inaugural open exhibition held in the iconic Penarth Pier Pavilion, South Wales.
Deadline: 6 April

Pure Riddy! Call for Participants | Glasgow
Stand up & read from your diary in an event inspired by Sarah Brown’s CRINGE teenage diary-reading nights in New York.
Deadline: 23 April

What is it to be Human? Open For Submissions
This exhibition will tour up and down the UK later in 2015 including cities like Coventry, Birmingham & London.
Deadline: 1 May

somewhereto_showcase
somewhereto_showcase gives 16-25 year olds the opportunity to show off their creative skills, passion or business.
Deadline: 1 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

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

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

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

 

 

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Document Film Festival: Call for Submissions
Send in your film for consideration in this year’s human rights film festival program.
Deadline: 1 May

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

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

 

 

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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 | 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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