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Devon Artist Network Emerging Artist Bursary 2024

Devon Artist Network supports new and emerging artists taking part in Devon Open Studios from 7 – 22 September 2024. The Emerging Artist Bursary aims to nurture and encourage new talent to take the next steps in their career by funding their participation in this prestigious annual open studios event.  Who can apply?  The bursaries are […]

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Burton at Bideford. Friends Annual Open Exhibition Open. 24 February – 7 April 2024.

This popular annual open-submission exhibition is open to local artists – both amateur and professional. The Friends Annual Open is a highlight of the North Devon arts calendar where work by some of the area’s most established artists appears alongside the up and coming. There are limited restrictions in terms of content or medium, and […]

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An Open Call for Artist – National Trust

National Trust at A la Ronde, Exmouth, are seeking to commission an artist or collective to help deliver an inspiring new participative project, working closely with us and with the heart of our local community. We are looking for socially engaged artists with experience in community co-creation, who can lead the way in shaping creative […]

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Commission Opportunity – Sculptor

PaddleBoat Theatre Company We’re an Exeter based company who work with young people, and we’ve received project funding to run a project in 2024, working with young people from Exmouth – Paignton, exploring their relationship with the local coastline, the challenges it faces from the climate emergency, and ways we can protect it for the future. […]

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VASW Autumn online programme

We have a couple of events coming up as part of our autumn programme curated by dhaqan collective; which brings together brilliant artists, academics and artworkers who work in dialogue with themes of climate justice, racial and social precarity and communities of resistance. 

Events are online and open to anyone in the South West.

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Artist in Residency Opportunity at the Burton

Artist in Residence Focusing on the Ceramics Collections

The Burton at Bideford would like to support an Artist in Residence to develop contemporary work relating to our collection.

Fee: £3000

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Apply now! The Burton’s Environmental Commission

Artist Commission

Fee: £2000

The artist will be contracted on a freelance basis and will be responsible for paying their own tax and national insurance. £1000 will be paid on selection.

The fee covers all associated costs

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ARTISTS CALL-OUT – MURAL ARTIST

Are you a mural artists with experience of producing large-scale murals in an external environment?  If so, this might be of interest. Zoe Parkhouse | Tenant Involvement | for Mid Devon District Council, is looking for a mural artist to produce a mural that explores the country-side, flowers, birds, wild-life and the wool trade associated […]

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Online Drawing Development Year – Royal Drawing School

Designed by artists, for artists, the Online Drawing Development Year (ODDY) is an innovative new course that has been devised to allow arts graduates and those with a developing studio practice, to benefit from live online drawing tuition and a structured critical dialogue with tutors, mentors, and peers over the course of three terms. 

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Angels

An event organiser is looking for a group of artists to undertake the designing of a large Angel centrepiece for an exhibition and also a group of various artists to make angels of different sizes, using different styles and mediums. Please contact imwdavey@gmail.com in the first instance for further details. Text or call 07767 771590

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Open Call – South West Academy Open Exhibition 2023

Registration details and further information will be available shortly on the SWAc website:  www.southwestacademy.org.uk  Standard Entry = £18.00 per entry up to 6 entries Under 25 (up to and including 1st August 2023) = £16.00 per entry up to 4 entries Under 20 (up to and including 1st August 2023) = £12.00 per entry up to […]

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Call to Artists – RWA Annual Open Exhibition 170

The Royal West of England Academy (RWA) is gearing up for its 170th Annual Open Exhibition, which will run from September 2023 to January 2024. As submissions close earlier than usual for this historic and highly sought-after event, interested participants are encouraged to submit their entries SOON. The deadline for submissions is Wednesday 5 July, […]

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Call For Entries – THG Open 2023

The THG open 2023 invites artists to submit new work in any media including painting, sculpture, photography, print, drawing, video, mixed and digital media. Deadline for submission: Friday 28 July, 5pm. THG OPEN 2023 – 2 September – 28 October 2023 For further details and and entry form, go to: thelmahulbert.com/exhibitions/thg-open-2023

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Artist Workshop Opportunity

Do you create art or quality craft inspired by Flora? The London House Gallery & Studio in Bideford are looking for artwork and a painter to run a floral based workshop. For more details please contact Londonhousestudio@gmail.com

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Herding Cats: Artist Collective For Mothers – Tavistock

Motherhood can be isolating, Herding Cats is a group intended to create a space for those who are interested and passionate about the Arts to come together and connect. If you are looking to reignite an old flame in your practice, or are in flow making, everybody is welcome! Including the little ones if childcare […]

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CAS Emerging Sculptors Development Award

Chapel Arts Studios (CAS), together with *Friends of the Garden and Roche Court Educational Trust are pleased to announce the first year of our Emerging Sculptors Development Award, open to sculptors based in the South, South East and South West England, within 1 – 5 years of professional practice who can demonstrate a commitment to outdoor work. The […]

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Art Tutors and workshop facilitators required

for Salcombe Art Club. Salcombe Art Club (SAC) has a wonderfully light and spacious loft studio, which is fully equipped and available for tutoring workshops of 1 to 3 days or weekly classes, from October to May. If you would like to find out more please contact Ann Chester King at annchesterking@gmail.com or a WhatsApp message […]

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Call for Artists – Exhibition Spaces now live

Our 2023 programme for Artizan Gallery, Lucius Street is belatedly live! Lease negotiations at our other venue have unfortunately preoccupied us for much of the end of last year, resulting in us hitting pause on plans for the future. But we can now confirm booking availabilities from April to December 2023 at our Lucius Street […]

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Silent Listen: The Tao of Piano – an invitation to visual artists

Composer and pianist Sam Richards, who performed at the Ashburton Arts Centre each Sunday in October 2022, accompanied by static images and designs projected onto the cinema screen, is currently working on 81 compositions for piano, each inspired by one of the chapters/meditations of the Tao Te Ching by Lao-Tzu (c.400bc). Sam will perform his […]

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Artist opportunity

Finch Foundry, a National Trust museum, has accepted a proposal to host an exhibition in the grounds of its garden. This is an exciting opportunity to host an innovative art show in a very unique setting. Please see below for the agreed terms and how to take part. You can see more about Finch Foundry […]

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Village Show outdoor stand

A couple of outdoor (3mx3m) stands are still available at this hugely popular village show held on Bank Holiday Monday 29th August. Click Read More for details: Exhibit at the show

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Artist callout Totnes

Totnes Town Council would like to commission an artist to run school or community workshops to create birds, plants and insects for the pillars under the civic hall. Any media but must be waterproof and durable. To express an interest email mayor@totnestowncouncil.gov.uk by Friday 5 August giving experience and fee required. The chosen artist will […]

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Selling Opportunity: Flavel Jubilee Arts Fair

The Flavel Jubilee Arts Fair 2 June & 3 June 10am – 4pm Information Sheet for Contributors This is a wonderful opportunity to display and sell your work over the Jubilee Celebration Weekend, when there should be plenty of visitors in Dartmouth! We aim to make this event as broad as possible, so come along […]

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