Art Map London; art community, gallery reviews, and creative opportunities in London
This month CuratorSpace speaks with Jenny Judova from Art Map London. We find out how and why she set it up, what services the organisation offers artists to artists and curators, what their plans are for the future, and how you can get involved.
The Biscuit Factory Gallery
The Biscuit Factory is the UK’s largest art, craft & design gallery set in the heart of Newcastle’s cultural quarter. Housed in a former Victorian warehouse, our beautiful gallery spaces set over two floors display a range of exciting contemporary art, sculpture, original prints and...
isthisit? - Open Call
Deadline: 29/09/2016 Location: , London
Open call for submissions for an online gallery space - with a new micro-exhibition every week
Tiny Library * CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS *
Deadline: 29/09/2016 Location: Multiple (Europe)
Reusing cassette carry cases for the purpose of housing and distributing small handmade booklets, zines and mix-tapes of varied topics across Europe.
I'm a London based artist working in moving image, installation, sculpture and other digital mediums. Surveillance, the internet and the consumer capitalist culture within today’s society are the main issues surrounding his work alongside an intense fascination in the various cultures...
Light Night 2016 - Call for Volunteers
Deadline: 29/09/2016 Location: Leeds
Light Night Needs You! The Arts Development Team at Leeds City Council are looking for a team of enthusiastic volunteers for the next annual Light Night Leeds festival.
Art Reveal Magazine Open Call
Deadline: 30/09/2016 Location:
Art Reveal Magazine is pleased to announce its Call for Artist Proposal for online magazine All International Artists are Welcome to submit their works for next issues. This is your chance to show off your work! Our goal is to support and promote talented artists from around the world. Each selected artist will get 6 pages including a short interview which will be published in the issue.
As Chesterfields newest Arts Centre, West Studios aims to provide a creative space for the creative community offering an inspiring and contemporary atmosphere within Chesterfields old boys Grammar School on Sheffield Road.
Through regular workshops, creative groups, exhibitions and...
Deadline: 30/09/2016 Location: Wadebridge, North Cornwall, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly
The Sculpture Workshop is offering time within its busy studio for individuals to experience working on sculpture commissions and developing their own work in the company of highly experienced international sculptors.
Deadline: 30/09/2016 Location: Zattere - Venice
LA BIENNALE 2017 INTERNATIONAL EVENT OF CONTEMPORARY ART 8 - 12 MAY 2017
Nostell, National Trust
Nostell : Work'd by hand.
In our archives, in a box, bundled with faded invoices, receipts and drawings is 11 year-long daybook of accounts. It was presented by Joseph Rose, master plasterer, as a bill for his work at Nostell from 1766 to 1777 and includes an instruction...
Dean Clough Festive Art Fair 2016
Deadline: 30/09/2016 Location: Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Dean Clough Festive Art Fair is a showcase for Artists, Makers and Designers to promote and sell their work in one of the largest contemporary arts spaces in Yorkshire. The event will take place on 3 and 4 December 2016 at the Dean Clough Galleries and will be an opportunity to share in this collaborative marketing opportunity, showcasing emerging and established talent.
Unwrapped Print Fair - Call for Artists
Deadline: 30/09/2016 Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Unwrapped is a new print fair taking place in Manchester. Our first fair will be held on Saturday 19th November at the International Anthony Burgess Foundation in Manchester City Centre. Unwrapped will feature talented artists, makers, designers and illustrators based in the North with a focus on hand-printed work. The event will be open 11am - 4pm and will be free to the public.
Free curator programme and networking events at the Manchester Contemporary 2015
This year the Manchester Contemporary will be running a curator programme giving art professionals a chance to network with their peers and get an inside look at the event.
Glug is a series of events for the design and creative community. Our showcase event is held in London but there are now many other events around the world.
Based around a series of talks and informal networking, Glug has become one of the most exciting, credible and well attended...
Exhibit: at Yorkshire Dance, a series of mini exhibitions curated by The Gallery at Munro House
Deadline: 30/09/2016 Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Exhibit: is looking for an artist to display 2D artworks in Yorkshire Dance in Leeds to celebrate Juncture Festival.
LEAVE//REMAIN - Bank Street Arts
Deadline: 30/09/2016 Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
LEAVE//REMAIN Bank Street Arts
The Exchange @ Brunswick East
The Exchange is an independent bookstore formed from an (ever growing) collection of independently produced artists books, zines and comics from over 50 artists and arts collectives. All items within the collection are available for sale with all proceeds going directly to the artists (it’s...
OPEN CALL – CERAMICS – KUNSTHUIS GALLERY
Deadline: 02/10/2016 Location: Crayke, North Yorkshire
OPEN CALL – CERAMICS – KUNSTHUIS GALLERY ‘Shades of Clay’ Annual CERAMIC Show 2016 4th NOVEMBER – 23rd DECEMBER 2016
Open call for artists. "GOING INLAND" travelling exhibition from Barcelona to Tarrega (Lleida)
Deadline: 05/10/2016 Location: Travelling exhibition starting in Barcelona and finishing in Tarrega (Lleida)
GOING INLAND is a travelling exhibition that starts in a beautifull space in the art district of PobleNou in Barcelona. (Already known as the Brooklyn of the city) and after the exhibition will be transported to our new to open space near Tarrega (Lleida) We are planning the following dates: - GOING INLAND - Barcelona 2 - 15 December 2016 - GOING INLAND - Tarrega (Lleida) 8 - 22 January 2017
Bank Street Arts
Mission to Mars
Deadline: 07/10/2016 Location: Rotherham is the host but anywhere is encouraged.
Mission to Mars We have 3 months to get there.
Open Call: Maltese Artists for Malta Pavilion 2017
Deadline: 10/10/2016 Location: Venice
Open Call for Artists to be considered for the exhibition "Homo Melitensis" at Malta Pavilion at the 57th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia
GaleriaZero - contemporary art ( from 1997) is an organizer of international art events and promotor of artists by means of affiliation and other related resources, During the last years GZ organized exhibitions in New York, Basel, Paris, London, Tokyo,...
THE TETLEY OPEN: Artists' Film
Deadline: 10/10/2016 Location: Leeds
The Tetley and Leeds International Film Festival invite artists based in the North of England to submit artists' moving image works and short films
Lead Visual Artist- Lines of Thought
Deadline: 11/10/2016 Location: Hull
British museum Touring Exhibition: Lines of Thought Engagement Programme Heritage Learning are working with The British Museum and The University of Hull to seek an experienced artist to develop and deliver a series of Higher Education workshops for the British Museum’s touring exhibition, Lines of Thought.
The Tetley is a centre for contemporary art and learning in a landmark heritage building.
Centred around creativity, innovation and experimentation, The Tetley is a place for the development of artistic talent. Working with a spectrum of early career and established artists based in...
CuratorSpace and Axisweb team up
We’re always looking for ways to improve our service and to deliver more to our members. To this end, Curatorspace and Axisweb have teamed up in what they hope will be the first of many ventures. The current arrangement allows open calls listed on CuratorSpace to be automatically sent to Axisweb, where they can be reviewed and included in Axisweb listings.
Library Interventions: Reading the Gendered Word
Deadline: 21/10/2016 Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Library Interventions: Reading Gendered Words. An invitation to propose work as part of Leeds College of Art Library's 2017 Library Intervention programme: Reading Gendered Words. This year's Library Intervention has been substantially shaped by the renowned art writer Maria Fusco.
Midlands Printmakers Open 2016
Deadline: 22/10/2016 Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Arts & Crafts at Malt Cross invite all Midlands based printmakers to submit work for our new exhibition Midlands Printmakers Open 2016.
"To Please a Few" Cupola Gallery Christmas Show
Deadline: 24/10/2016 Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
"To please a few" is the title for Cupola Contemporary Art's upcoming Christmas Show. Although we hate to talk about the 'C' word before the summer is out we want to make sure that for our 25th anniversary exhibition in the festive season we put on a stunning celebration of artist made work.
Superposition Commission 2016
Deadline: 24/10/2016 Location: Leeds and Sheffield
The Leeds-based arts, science and maker network Superposition are collaborating with scientists at Leeds and Sheffield universities to launch a new £2000 commission for an artist, craftsperson or cross-disciplinary group to explore scientific research.
Patriothall Gallery and Project Space - Open call for entries
Deadline: 28/10/2016 Location: Edinburgh
Patriothall is an artist-led initiative in the heart of Edinburgh, which provides professional exhibition and project space for artists.
OPEN CALL: "GZ-NEWYORK 2017" 23 - 25 March - international event of contemporary art
Deadline: 31/10/2016 Location: New York
GZ-NEW YORK 2017 INTERNATIONAL EVENT OF CONTEMPORARY ART 23 - 25 MARCH 2017
The Art House
The Art House provide Time, Space and Support for artists to develop their work and connect with audiences.
We do this through:
- Residencies and artist commissions
- Artist Mentoring, focused on artist development
- Artist-led sharing of best...
Craft Fair Stallholders Wanted for Christmas Fair
Deadline: 04/11/2016 Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Are you a crafter looking to sell your hand made wares? Apply for a stall at Nostell's Christmas Craft Fair, 26th and 27th November.
Iwati Parana | Artist-in-Residence Program Open Call
Deadline: 14/11/2016 Location: Amazon - Iquitos
"Iwata Parana" is a residency program for visual artists, architects, photographers, and other disciplines in the Peruvian amazon.
Cupola Contemporary Art
Cupola Contemporary Art was established in 1991 and has grown to become on eof the largest most highly respected privately run contemporary art galleries in the North of England. With a reputation for quality shows and innovation, the gallery regualrly hosts approximately 10 themed or solo...
Artists' Union England celebrate their first birthday
Launched on 1st May 2014, Artist Union England started with 12 founding members. It now has over 500, and represents and provides support to visual and applied artists and artists with socially engaged practices. Their aim is to present artists at a strategic decision-making level, and to positively influence the role artists play within society.
The Annex Collection Acquisition Award
Deadline: 20/11/2016 Location:
Open Call for Artist Submissions. £1000 Prize Fund: £750 cash + £250 materials from GreatArt. The Annex Collection Acquisition Award is open to artists all over the world and we welcome submissions across all mediums. The Collection asks that the artist who is granted the Acquisition Award, exchange their selected work for inclusion in our collection.
Threads - Women's History Month 2017
Deadline: 30/11/2016 Location: London
Artists are invited to submit work that explore the diverse strands we spin in our lives. The threads that connects us through our experiences, humanity, gender, friendship and relationship; across the division of country, culture, language, religion and much more. To explore the rich tapestry woven from the myriad experiences of our individual lives.
ACA Allenheads Contemporary Arts
Since 1995 Allenheads Contemporary Arts has designed and delivered innovative contemporary arts projects that fall across diverse specialist subjects and engage people from wide ranging interests, experiences and cultural backgrounds. It has built up a lively archive of projects...
She will need her sisterhood
Deadline: 01/12/2016 Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
“Any woman who chooses to behave like a full human being should be warned that the armies of the status quo will treat her as something of a dirty joke . . . She will need her sisterhood.” ― Gloria Steinem
In Pursuit of Error
Deadline: 29/12/2016 Location: Online, Cheshire
In Pursuit of Error is a curatorial research project which investigates the photographic 'mis-take'.
East Street Arts
East Street Arts is a contemporary arts organisation in Leeds. Our mission is to focus on the development of artists through our events programme, membership activities, professional development and studio/facility provision.
Patrick Studios is a bespoke venue for artists and provides...
Re-imagining the Laws of England
Deadline: 01/01/2017 Location:
An exhibition of artists' books seeking touring venues. Twenty-seven redundant volumes of "Halsbury's Statutes" transformed into works of art by artists who responded to a call from the Sidney Nolan Trust (www.sidneynolantrust.org). Available from July 2015 to end 2017. Exhibition designed to be relevant to the Magna Carta 800 celebrations in 2015 & 2017.
Artists' Book Market BALTIC 2017 - call for Exhibitors
Deadline: 31/01/2017 Location: Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead plays host to an annual & national two day Artists’ Book Market. Submissions for tables are welcome from artists, bookmakers, small press publishers, artist’s groups, zine artists, bookbinders, trade and suppliers.
Creative Arts Hub / Batley Art Gallery
Mark Milnes is a practising Artist and Curator/Arts Development Worker. He worked as Development Officer for Mirfield’s West Yorkshire Print Workshop from 2007 to 2011, and has managed the exhibitions programme at Batley Art Gallery since 2005. Mark is Artistic Director of Creative Arts...
Expressions of interest for exhibitions in York Hospital
Deadline: 01/03/2017 Location: York, Scarborough, Bridlington, Malton, Eastingwold and Selby, North Yorkshire
If you're interested in exhibiting within one of York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust's hospitals we'd love to hear from you!
Studio Spaces with Assembly House & Lady Beck
Deadline: Ongoing Location: LEEDS, West Yorkshire
Assembly House is an artist-led Studio provider based in Leeds that currently has studios available across both it's main site and the recently launched Lady Beck. Assembly House focuses on developing and sustaining engaged artistic communities. If your interested in getting involved please get in touch.
The Artists' Pool
The Artists' Pool....exploring all aspects of the arts, where artists collaborate and cultivate their creative ideas individually and as a group.
We organise and curate exhibitions and creative events for group and solo shows.
We also work with chairities and community projects...
Callback Open Call
Deadline: Ongoing Location: London, London
G George invites you to submit to Callback, a series of contemporary art events beginning in the Winter of 2016.
New art agency ARTbound Community aims to help artists sell more work
ARTbound Community is an organisation that aims to nurture and enhance the creative career paths of artists, and other creative practitioners, by offering advice, support, and creating participatory opportunities and events.
Keyhole Gallery: call for expressions of interest
Deadline: Ongoing Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Our Keyhole Gallery is, by quite a distance, the smallest of the various exhibition spaces that make up Bank Street Arts. We’re interested in hearing about what artists, makers or curators think that they could do with the space, with a view to us turning it over to several people during the next couple of years.
WE ARE a Wakefield based social enterprise providing a platform for emerging creatives through collaborative projects.
WE ARE focused on encouraging and growing Wakefield’s creative scene. We do this through curating events and exhibitions that engage people with the Arts and by...
Header images for CuratorSpace
Deadline: Ongoing Location:
CuratorSpace are looking for exciting images of artworks to feature on our social media and web platforms.
The Stalls Makers Market - Open Call For Artists & Makers
Deadline: Ongoing Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Stalls are looking for talented artists and makers to take part in our Makers Market in the heart of Leeds city centre.
Mirador celebrates and is inspired by people discovering how magical it is when arts, culture and heritage merge. We originate, research, develop and deliver unique and enthralling heritage projects that matter to communities and help them create a legacy. Based in...
Brighton Film Club
Deadline: Ongoing Location: Brighton, East Sussex
Brighton Film Club is a monthly short film night. We are looking for short films and animations.
Artist run bookshop seeking independently published artist books
Deadline: Ongoing Location: London, London
The Exchange @ Brunswick East is an artist led project in an artist led space. The Exchange is a space which facilitates artists connecting with the general public though book or 'bound' form. We are seeking independently published works whether that be in the form of a book, comic, zine, essentially any works (written, visual or both!) that are bound, to feature within our coffee shop bookstore based in Dalston, London.
Leeds City Council
The Arts Development Team runs a funding scheme and a programme of cultural events throughout the year.
Our aim is to:
- CREATE opportunities for local people to take part in the cultural life of the city;
- SUPPORT local artists and arts organisations working in...
isthisit? - Open Call - Rolling Deadline
Deadline: Ongoing Location: , London
Open call for submissions for an online gallery space - with a new micro-exhibition every week
Deadline: Ongoing Location: York, North Yorkshire
York Art Gallery opened its Centre of Ceramic Art (CoCA) in August 2015, following a major £8 million development project. CoCA aims to encourage the understanding and enjoyment of British studio ceramics. A new retail space on the first floor offers the opportunity to sell high quality ceramics to visitors.
Saltaire Inspired is an ambitious arts charity, creating quality contemporary arts events in unique settings.
We have a vision to establish Saltaire as an internationally recognised centre for the visual arts, inspiring people of all ages and...
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