Dialogues 5 - Call for artists
View by category
View by county
Deadline Sunday 29 April 2018
Interview Date Shortlisted artists will be invited for interviews taking place in Salford or via Skype w/c 14 May 2018.
Mark Devereux Projects invites applications from artists for Dialogues 5; a new project providing tailored critique and mentoring for five visual artists.
The selected artists will take part in a structured creative retreat aimed at improving critical discourse within their practices. Following this, Mark Devereux Projects will carefully match each artist with their own curatorial mentor who will offer tailored, high quality critique of the artist’s practice through studio visits and ongoing conversations.
Provisional curatorial mentors include; Fiona Bradley (Director, Fruitmarket Gallery), Charlotte Gregory (Director, The NewBridge Project), David Kefford & Sarah Evans (Aid & Abet), Claire Mander (Director, theCoLAB) and Nathaniel Pitt (Director, Division of Labour). The selected artists will also receive ongoing critique, studio visits and mentoring from the Mark Devereux Projects team throughout the 7-month programme..
Concluding the project, each artist will be invited to present new work as part of a group exhibition(s) and accompanying artists’ talk event.
Dialogues 5 aims to reach artists with a range of practices and artistic approaches, bringing together individuals from across the UK from all backgrounds.
Dialogues 5 is open to UK-based artists working in any art form.
We aim to select a diverse range of artists that are dedicated to the development of their practices and show a desire to undertake intensive critique through one-to-one and peer learning activities.
Dialogues 5 costs approximately £4,000 per artist to deliver. Thanks to funding from Arts Council England and other partners the total cost to each artist will be £240 for the 7-month programme.
Costs for the programme apply to successful applicants only – there is no charge to apply.
For more information please visit: www.markdevereuxprojects.com/artistdevelopment/dialogues-5/
03 Jan 2018
Take A Part and Active Neighbourhoods (Plymouth City Council) have joined together to commission an artist or collective of artists to create, design and install an art piece(s) to aid in the interpretation and enjoyment of Efford Marsh as a community site.
Open call for pecha kucha presentations for artists and organisations working with social practice and VASW bursary opportunity
16 Mar 2018
Take A Part are looking for South-West based artists, curators, producers, educators and arts organisations, who work with social practice to share a pecha kucha at the 2018 Social Making symposium.
14 Feb 2018
Whitleigh Big Local & Whitleigh Arts have joined together to commission an artist or collective of artists to create, design and install up to six park benches to aid and encourage our residents, of all ages and abilities, to add gentle exercise to their daily routine and to enjoy their community surroundings.
12 Mar 2018
What does it mean to be artist-led? Is there an alternative to a globalised gallery system? How do you build your own art world? VASW is offering a travel bursary to attend and report back from Build Your Own Art World
12 Mar 2018
Exeter Cultural Partnership (ECP) is entering a new and exciting phase. It recently secured funding to oversee the delivery of the first distinctive place-based Cultural Strategy in Exeter which will be the priority of the new Steering Group.
14 Mar 2018
Loft 6D have a private studio available for a creative professional from the 1st April. Loft 6D is an artist run, self built studio space in the centre of Bristol.
16 Mar 2018
16 Mar 2018
Every year at Spike Island, hundreds of artists and creative businesses throw open their studio doors and visitors are invited to explore their working environments. Open Studios weekend includes a programme of family friendly activities, tours, events and pop-ups by some of Bristol’s best street food traders.
20 Mar 2018
Bristol City Council Arts Team are looking for an Arts Officer to join our team. The Bristol City Council’s Arts Officers work within the Arts and Events team to support the development and delivery of city-wide Arts.
21 Mar 2018
The Riverdown Park Mentorship Programme is a site-specific project based in Salisbury, Wiltshire. The programme is an open call for an early career visual artist wishing to develop their practice to include working in the public realm, or for a recent arts graduate, who ideally intends to work and develop their practice locally to Wiltshire.
03 Apr 2018
This placement offers the opportunity for a creative practitioner to work for a short period as an Arts and Culture Fellow to explore creative sites and practices across the University’s colleges and institutes
30 Apr 2018
The University of Bristol is looking to commission one poet and two artists-in-residence, to work with the University and local communities
30 Apr 2018
This one-day symposium debates the issues of contemporary arts commissioning in forests, waterways, churches, landscapes and heritage settings. We are looking for two people to record and document the event.
15 May 2018
Heseltine Gallery, Truro is inviting expressions of interest from Printmakers to respond to the theme of Kober. This will be the first open art exhibition at Heseltine Gallery, with submissions being selected by professional printmaker John Howard and members of the Heseltine Guild.