Call for artists

Digital Commission for South West-based Artists

Spike Island invites South West-based artists to apply for a new Dig­i­tal Com­mis­sion opportunity

Spike Island is pleased to invite applications from artists based in the South West of England to develop a new digital commission for our website and/or online channels. 

This opportunity is part of the West of England Visual Arts Alliance, supported by Arts Council England. 

The successful applicant will receive:

- A £2,000 budget to produce a new digital commission for Spike Island’s website and/or online channels
- An artist’s fee of £2,000
- Significant promotion via Spike Island’s website and online channels before and during the launch of the commission on 26 October 2022
- Support from Spike Island’s Programme team to develop and present the commission
- Annual membership to our Spike Island Associates programme, which offers free access to regular talks, one-to-ones with artists, critics and curators, and other opportunities for peer-to-peer learning and support