Artist profile

Anne Haworth

I am a ceramic artist using hand-building techniques of coiling, slabbing and mould-making. I use earthstone clays and parian porcelain. I have a Masters degree in Ceramics and a BA Hons in 3D design and Visual studies. My inspiration comes from the plant world above ground and under water. I...

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CuratorSpace Salon #7: Creative Mothers Project

Published: 19/10/2018  

Our second professional development event this November will take place on Saturday 17th November 2-4pm at HEART in Headingley and is co-curated by the Creative Mothers Project. These events give you the chance to hear from creative professionals about the work they do and how they can help you to develop your own practice. You’ll also have the chance to have a drink and meet other people working in the creative industries.

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Curator profile

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...

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Cupolas Christmas Show 2018 "Human" open call

Deadline: 22/10/2018   Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire  

At Cupola contemporary art we believe that creativity is an intrinsic part of what makes us human. In this vein we are looking to celebrate the outstanding creative talents of people. From painting to printmaking, sculpture to contemporary craft we are looking to highlight the breadth of creative practitioners working today.

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Artist profile

Simon Lee Dicker

Artist & co director of OSR Projects

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CuratorSpace Salon #6: Arts and Health

Published: 19/10/2018  

Our next professional development events for artists and curators will take place on Thursday 8th November at Duke Studios, Sheaf Street, and is co-curated by Arts and Minds. These events give you the chance to hear from creative professionals about the work they do and how they can help you to develop your own practice. You’ll also have the chance to have a drink and meet other people working in the creative industries.

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Queer? Collective Residency

Deadline: 24/10/2018   Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire  

We, SamOne SamTwo - an artist-duo based in Leeds, want to bring together artists that identify as queer (LGBTQIA+), who are based in Leeds and surrounding areas, to contemplate and create collectively without any thematic bounds. This is a residency+exhibition (5th Nov - 5th Dec) that is punctuated by social events and an exhibition.

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ARTbound Community

ARTbound Community is a membership based art agency. Creating participatory arts events and annual opportunities for visual artists and fine art photographers.

We provide established artists with events to present their work to wider audiences, whilst also giving up-and-coming amateur...

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Artist profile

Willie Robb

I am a photographer, video producer and artist who was born and raised near Perth in Scotland and is now based in Lewes, South East England. I graduated from Brighton University in 2008 with a BA(Hons) in Photography and continue to create self-initiated projects using a blend of...

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CuratorSpace and Leeds Big Screen to showcase Yorkshire artists

Published: 08/10/2018  

CuratorSpace is working with Leeds Big Screen to showcase artists with a connection to Yorkshire who work in film and video. Films will be screened in Millennium Square at 1pm and 6pm daily throughout October. Here are the first artists to be showcased in this new partnership.

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Upcoming opportunity

ARTbound's Christmas ARTfair

Deadline: 25/10/2018   Location: Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire  

Call for stallholders - Christmas 2018! Join us for our annual Christmas ARTfair in Hebden Bridge. A wonderful festive shopping experience for all the family!

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'Winter Wonderland' exhibition

Deadline: 25/10/2018   Location: St Georges Street, Hebden Bridge, HX7 7BY, West Yorkshire  

We invite artists, photographers, illustrators and more, to exhibit with us as part of our ‘Winter Wonderland Exhibition’.

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Saltaire Inspired

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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Artist profile

Frank Barnes

I am a painter based in Southport, Merseyside. I have exhibited across the U.K. and most recently in a solo retrospective exhibition at The Atkinson Art Gallery in Southport called ‘Colourfields’ February 2017. I am an associate member of Cross Street Arts in Standish, Wigan. I also work as ...

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Featured Artist: Alex Dodsworth

Published: 24/09/2018  

As part of our subscription package, we are launching a new featured artist section which showcases artists and the specific projects they are working on. The first of these is Alex Dodsworth, whose creative photography practice has developed into the production of collaborative zines, addressing issues of the representation and visibility of LGBT people.

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Upcoming opportunity

Open Call - 'Present Perfect Continuous'

Deadline: 25/10/2018   Location: London, London  

Art Number 23 is a London-based organisation, mainly responsible for curating art exhibitions inside the U.K. and overseas. The aim is to create opportunities in order to encourage and support artists from all over the world to exhibit and promote their work.

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The Great Exhibition of the North "How Was it for You"

Deadline: 28/10/2018   Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear  

We're looking for print works produced in the north of England as a response to GETNorth 2018 - for an exhibition in October 2018 The purpose of this show is to provide a platform for artists to display works which celebrate, reflect on or react to GETNorth as was promoted over the summer of 2018 - FREE printing facilities and technician available.

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Artist profile

Chris Reynolds

Bath Academy of Art – BA(Hons) Sculpture/Printmaking St Helens College of Art – 2 year Foundation. Dip AD Much of my work is based upon nature, memory, impressions, my everyday surroundings and chance occurrences....

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CuratorSpace Salon #5: Exploring People and Place

Published: 05/09/2018  

The fifth of our professional development events for artists and curators will take place on Thursday 27th September at Cafe Ollo, The Media Centre, Huddersfield. These events give you the chance to hear from creative professionals about the work they do and how they can help you to develop your own practice. You’ll also have the chance to have a drink and meet other people working in the creative industries.

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Bank Street Arts

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EMANCIPATION - SNAPArts invites Textile Artists to submit artworks for their November Exhibition

Deadline: 28/10/2018   Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire  

EMANCIPATION: “The fact or process of being set free from legal, social, or political restrictions”

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BLANK#1 open call for submissions

Deadline: 30/10/2018   Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire  

BLANK is a new biannual publication which explores the issues surrounding contemporary creative culture and making work in the current climate. BLANK is a mixture of open submissions and invited contributors which encompass the full spectrum of creative disciplines, from visual and performing arts, to film and computer game design.

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Artist profile

Julia Clarke

Julia Clarke creates sculptures for indoor and outdoor spaces. She works with willow, both dried and living, with wire, steel, paper, and ceramic. She states that her work comes from a place of having to make, "I’ve always needed to make…be tactile, touch, play and create in 3D. I’ve tried...

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CuratorSpace Salon #4: Artist Union England Meetup and Social

Published: 13/08/2018  

CuratorSpace host their fourth professional development event for artists and curators in collaboration with Artists' Union England at 34 Boar Lane on Thursday 13th September. CuratorSpace Salons give you the chance to hear from creative professionals about the work they do and how they can help you to develop your own practice. You’ll also have the chance to have a drink and meet other people working in the arts. Feel free to bring flyers for your upcoming exhibitions and events to share.

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The Art House

The Art House provides studios and programmes offering time, space and support for artists and associates to develop their creative practice and progress their professional careers.

The Art House building is home to 50 artists' studios. We also have a three-bedroom accessible flat for...

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Artist profile

Judith Gill

I am a creative glass explorer, and community artist. I have a Bsc In Textile Design, and worked as a knitwear designer in Leicester. Later I trained at Sunderland Glass Centre, set up my own business, “ Wild Roses Glass “, my Pgce enabled me to work with children and vulnerable groups in...

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CuratorSpace Salon #3 at The Art House: Beyond the Studio

Published: 22/06/2018  

The third of our professional development events for artists and curators will take place on Thursday 12th July at The Art House, Wakefield. These events give you the chance to hear from creative professionals about the work they do and how they can help you to develop your own practice. You’ll also have the chance meet other people working in the creative industries.

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Artist profile

David Barton

Born Bury Lancashire 1943. Goldsmiths College and ATC Course. On the ATC Course I became a student of Anton Ehrenzweig, whose emphasis on the process of searching for and testing out ideas with words, drawings and paintings in what he called “Tease & Worry Books” in order to find,...

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