Call for Proposals: Cryptic Nights
Early career artists who work in Scotland & create border-crossing work with music or sound-based elements are invited to submit proposals.
Deadline: 23 October

Call for applications: Emerging Artists Bursaries
Available to makers/visual artists not in full-time education based in Edinburgh, this award provides support & mentoring over 12 months.
Deadline: 24 October

The René Carcan International Prize for Printmaking: Call for Applications
An international competition open to printmakers & students of printmaking with prizes of €5k, €3k & €2k.
Deadline: 24 October

Papergirl Blackburn: Call for Work
Send your rollable A3 art, photographs, screen prints, paintings, prose, design, poetry, collage, drawing and doodles to Papergirl.
Deadline: 24 October

Euro Connection: Call for Producer Applications
Network and meet European production companies, financial backers and broadcasters for short film projects.
Deadline: 24 October


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Open Programme: Call for Applications
Individuals working in Audience Development and Programming activity within British Independent film are invited to submit funding proposals.
Deadline: 27 October

Lights Out Listening Group
Lights out are seeking audio and radio work of any kind for an upcoming Listening Group event.
Deadline: 31 October

Museum Curator | Glasgow
Glasgow Women’s Library are looking for an experienced Museum Curator.
Deadline: 31 October

Generation Artists Commissions
We’re looking to commission 2 artists or an art organisation to create high quality, inspiring, fun and challenging artworks to that will tour.
Deadline: 31 October

Briggait Project Spaces – Invitation for Expressions of Interest
Wasps Studios are inviting proposals for the creation of an exhibition or project for the gallery spaces at the Briggait in Glasgow.
Deadline: 1 November

Flip Artists: Call for Applications
Flip are seeking disabled artists who are in the early stages of developing their work and/or ideas for 8-10 development & mentoring opportunities.
Deadline:  5 November

11 Mitchell Lane – An open house, design show & shop at The Lighthouse: Call for Work
Analogue Social are seeking submissions from designers/manufacturers to exhibit & sell, as well as proposals for design residencies in Gallery 4.
Deadline: 5 November

Open Call for 60×60 Wave Farm Mix
Submit 60 second recorded works (created with, for, about radio & transmission) to be included in the eleventh annual 60×60 project.
Deadline: 14 November

ON SCREEN: Call for Submissions
Submit your feature length, short film or video to Images Festival in Toronto.
Deadline: 15 November 

2HB: Call for submissions
Journal for experimental art writing 2HB is seeking work for its next issue.
Deadline: 24 November    

Prize for Art Criticism: Volume X
Aspiring writers of art criticism are encouraged to apply for the Prize for Art Criticism. There is a cash prize and a commission to be won.
Deadline: 12 December 

Cove Park Craft Residencies
Two one to three month craft residencies will be offered in addition to a emerging designer/maker residency.
Deadline: 12 December 


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

Volunteer Coordinator | Glasgow
Glasgow Film Festival are looking for a Volunteer Coordinator to recruit & schedule volunteers for the 2015 Glasgow Film Festival.
Deadline: 27 October

Communications Manager | Aberdeen
Peacock Visual Arts is looking for an enthusiastic and skilled Communications Manager to join its Aberdeen-based team.
Deadline: 28 October

Festival Director | Berwick
Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival are seeking a Festival Director responsible for management, curation, operation, strategy & funding.
Deadline: 31 October

Public Engagement Curator | Glasgow
Develop a public engagement strategy for CCA to stimulate debate and discussion around key issues in contemporary art and society.
Deadline: 3 November

GSFF Festival Assistant | Glasgow
Assist in the production of the 2015 Glasgow Short Film Festival handling screening information, publicity materials, digital film files & more.
Deadline: 6 November



Artist Residency: Tesco Bank
Part of Arts & Business Scotland’s Creativity at Work Programme. The artist will work across bank sites in Edinburgh, Glasgow & Newcastle.
Deadline: 31 October

J D Fergusson Arts Award 2015: Call for Applications
Artists working in any visual arts discipline are invited to apply for this award which offers promising Scottish artists an exhibition or travel award.
Deadline: 31 October

Montgomery Canal Artist Residency
Artists who work with landscape, architecture and ecology are invited to apply this 6 month residency and collaborative project.
Deadline: 3 November

Call for applications: Standpoint Futures
4 visual art development residencies are available for emerging/mid career artists, based outside Greater London.
Deadline: 3 November

Pre-conference Mini-Residencies for Creative Practitioners
Two week development residencies are open to creative practitioners who use documentation as an integral part of their practice.
Deadline: 10 November

Honeycomb – Creative Works: The Honeypot Fund – Call for Applications
3 awards for digital content freelancers/companies to further establish the commercial potential of a concept and develop/test their ideas.
Cog Deadline: 14 November | Create Deadline: 5 December

Call for Applications: Artist In Residence
Six Foot Gallery studio and workshop are looking for an Artist in Residence for January.
Deadline: 30 November

Artist Mentoring Programme: Call for Applications
A mentoring programme for recent graduate artists featuring training, placements, business planning, & professional mentoring.
Deadline: 4 December

Transitions 20/40: Call for Applications
Transitions 20/40 project aims to support those wishing to study within the performing arts to prepare for degree level training.
Deadline: 6 December

RSA Residencies for Scotland
RSA Residencies for Scotland is an exciting, artist-led scheme which offers visual artists a period of research, development and production.
Deadline: 21 January

IDFA Bertha Fund – Europe
Documentary projects with a director from a developing country & international co-production are invited to apply for this funding scheme.
Deadline: 1 February

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

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




Tea Green Pop Up Events: Call For Submissions
Art, design & contemporary craft makers are invited to apply for 2 events to be held at the Lighthouse in December.
Deadline: 26 October

Call for entries: Ideas Fund Shorts
Submit a short film script & be one of 12 writers to attend a development day. 6 scripts will be chosen for production with a £4k budget.
Deadline: 27 October

Road Trip: Submissions Wanted
Win £250 for your creative work on the theme of Road Trip. Open to audio/video, visual art, photography & creative writing entries.
Deadline: 30 October

Artists who work with moving images from analogue sources are encouraged to apply for this international exhibition.
Deadline: 31 October

RIBA and Manchester Craft and Design Centre Installation Opportunity
Creatives of all disciplines are invited to transform the exhibition space at the central Manchester venue by devising an architectural intervention.
Deadline: 31 October

One Eyed Jacks: Open Call
Lens-based artists are invited to submit work in any medium or style series of submission-based shows.
Deadline: 1 November

Dracula Untold and Universal Pictures: Call for Artists
Create the cover art for the digital release for Dracula Untold. Have your work featured on the film’s social channels & receive a cash prize.
Deadline: 3 November

Call for Artists: Video Art
Submit your ocean themed video art works to Papay Gyro Nights Art Festival 2015.
Deadline: 3 November

Arte Laguna Prize: Call for Entries
Submit painting, sculpture, photography, video art and more for the opportunity to win cash prizes, artist residencies & more.
Deadline: 6 November

IK Prize: Call for entries
Submissions are being sought for work that uses digital technology to connect broad audiences with art. The winner collaborates with the Tate.
Deadline: 7 November

Call for Work: Queer Information Anthology
Open Call for poetry, spoken word and artists’ text-based works for Modern Edinburgh Film School’s first anthology of new and recent writing
Deadline: 11 November

The Space: Open Call
Have an idea that could be experienced on mobiles and tablets? Win a commission, get training, mentoring & more with The Space.
Deadline: 14 November

Call for work: Collect Scotland
Textile Designers/Illustrators born or resident in Scotland are invited to apply to showcase textile samples & designs at an upcoming show.
Deadline: 15 November

Griffin Gallery and QEST: Call for Artists
Griffin Gallery and QEST are looking for artists for a collaboration based around the role of craft in contemporary art.
Deadline: 17 November

IdeasTap Inspires: BBC Writersroom
Submit your screen, stage and radio script for the chance to attend a day-long scriptwriting masterclass with BBC Writersroom.
Deadline: 19 November

WRO Media Art Biennale: Call for Works
WRO 2015 Biennale is a testing ground for creative, unconstrained investigations & gives exposure to new media art experiments.
Deadline: 10 December

Call for Artists & Traders: The Beatroot & Lace BAZAAR
The Beatroot & Lace BAZAAR are looking for artists, vintage traders & BIZARRE ideas from anyone who wants to get involved.
Deadline: 20 December

Photography Call Out
116 Photography gallery is requesting work and photographers to represent.
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

Chutney Exhibition: Call for Work
Laissez faire comedy group seeking contributors to website.
Deadline: ongoing

VAU: Membership Scheme
Join VAU and benefit from members exhibitons, promotion & networking and crit opportunities.
Deadline: ongoing




8th British Shorts Film Festival, Berlin
British Shorts Film Festival are looking for British shorts in any genre of less than twenty-five minutes.
Deadline: 14 November

Jaipur International Film Festival: Call for Entries
Entries now open for JIFF 2015. Short fiction, documentary, animation under 45 minutes. Feature length films over 45 minutes.
Late: 15 November

Glasgow Short Film Festival: Call for Submissions
The 2015 call for submissions for the Glasgow Short Film Festival is open for shorts of up to 50 minutes.
Late: 17 November

Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival: Call for Submissions
Alchemy Film Festival are seeking films on the theme of “Spiritus Mundi” for the fifth edition of the festival.
Deadline: 30 November

International Short Film Festival Oberhausen
The International Short Film Festival Oberhausen has an open call for submissions of short films.
Deadline: 13 January

Brussels Short Film Festival: Call for Work
The Brussels Short Film Festival is seeking international short film competition entries
Deadline: 28 January

Open City Doc Fest: Call for Submissions
Open City Doc Fest celebrates the best in documentary film and are currently seeking submissions for their 2015 festival.
Regular: ​2 February | Late: 2 March




Open Studio Club: Rent, swap & collaborate studio spaces around the world.

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.
Visual Artist Unit (VAU): Call for Studio & Gallery Complex. Properties sought between 1000 – 5000 sq ft in Glasgow’s East & Southside to base the Collective.
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 now available in the west end of Glasgow.

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.

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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