Call for artists

Open Call: Digital Commission for South West-Based Artists 2023

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.

This opportunity is part of the West of England Visual Arts Alliance (WEVAA), 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 in autumn 2023.
Annual membership to 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
Support from Spike Island’s Programme team to develop and present the commission