Artist profile

Aamta Tul Waheed

I am British Muslim female visual artist, based in West Yorkshire, working with a variety of media, i.e. sculpture, painting, drawing, textiles, participatory practice. I currently create digital illustrations with the theme of the Muslim women and the stigma surrounding them, within the...

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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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Bank Street Arts

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Flourish Award - Call out to artists

Deadline: 22/07/2018   Location: Mirfield, West Yorkshire  

The Flourish Award was established in 2009 by West Yorkshire Print Workshop to showcase excellence in printmaking from across Yorkshire. Now is showcases artists from across the UK.

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Emma Lee Cracknell

Since having completed a BA Hons (2013) and MA in Fine Art at NUA in 2014, Emma has shown frequently in Norwich, London and abroad. She has work held in the permanent collection at NUA, and has been seen in both British Vogue and Aesthetica. As a painter, specialising in large scale abstract...

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CuratorSpace Salon #2: Art and Education

Published: 22/05/2018  

The second of our professional development events for artists and curators will take place on Thursday 7th June. 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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Holocaust Memorial Day young people's performance commission

Deadline: 23/07/2018   Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire  

We are looking to commission a Leeds arts organisation (including secondary schools and colleges) to work with young people to produce a 15 minute performance in any art form for Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). The Leeds event will be held on Sunday 27th January 2019 at 2pm at Leeds Town Hall.

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Curator profile

b-side

b-side is an arts organisation - we work with artists, residents and other organisations to make artworks in response to place: often drawing upon the history, architecture and geography of a particular site or working with communities as source of inspiration and research.

We offer a...

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Call out for Artists! Art & Liberation Exhibition, Mental health heritage

Deadline: 23/07/2018   Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear  

ART & LIBERATION! This exhibition will showcase ephemeral works focusing on the diverse and individual experiences of mental health conditions and artistic expression.

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Wendy Tate

I have always loved liminal moments and have spent a lot of my art career trying to grasp, express, explore it and what I understand that to mean. It surfaces in landscape, moments of beauty, melancholy perhaps, in the figure as moments of being slightly removed, distant, ambiguous....

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GDPR for artists and arts organisations

Published: 06/05/2018  

This article is about the new General Data Protection Regulation and it is important that anyone using CuratorSpace (or any other method) to collect personal details (such as names, email addresses, or website addresses) are aware of the effect that new UK and EU legislation will have on how you manage this information.

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Upcoming opportunity

In Real Life: Residency

Deadline: 24/07/2018   Location: Derby, Nottinghamshire  

Artcore invites artists to apply to In Real Life (IRL) a two month residency that asks the question of how the digitisation of the world is affecting knowledge, communication and relationships today.

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The Fruitmarket Gallery

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AILSA READ

Ailsa Read is a contemporary seascape artist, painting both in oils or mixed media. A graduate of Leeds College of Art with an MA in creative practice. Her work captures the unexpected moods and energy of the tides with its ceaseless energy.

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CuratorSpace exhibition at Leeds Digital Festival

Published: 13/04/2018  

CuratorSpace are excited to present their first curated exhibition of film/video art in conjunction with Leeds Digital Festival 2018.

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Open call for emerging artists

Deadline: 25/07/2018   Location: Kirkbymoorside, North Yorkshire  

Bils & Rye would like to invite all new artists to apply to take part in our "Emerging Artists" exhibition, commencing September 2018. We have always put great value in supporting artists from the beginning of their careers, and will be creating a showcase of the very best of new talent in ceramics, sculpture, painting and printmaking. A fantastic opportunity for recently graduating and new to market artists who would like to have their work shown alongside some of the highest standard contemporary artists in the country.

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Saltaire Inspired Winter Makers Fair 2018

Deadline: 27/07/2018   Location: Saltaire, Bradford, West Yorkshire  

***DEADLINE EXTENDED to Friday 27th July 2018*** Call for artists and designer-makers working in a wide range of contemporary craft and design disciplines, to exhibit at the Winter Makers Fair, taking place from Friday 9th November (4pm - 8:30pm) to Saturday 10th November (10am - 5pm) 2018 in gorgeous Victoria Hall at the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Saltaire. We are looking to select and showcase high-quality, innovative and original work in ceramics, textiles, jewellery, glass, metal, artists' books, paper, leather, wood, furniture, plastics, fashion textiles and accessories, printmaking and mixed media. *Applications with a focus on painting, drawing or other fine art practices will not be considered for this opportunity.* This event will feature a very special and unique Friday evening shopping event, which will then be followed by a full day event on Saturday. *Please note that the event will not take place on the Sunday this year*

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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

Camilla Fanning

I approach Sound like sculpture. I am interested in making digital immersive large scale interventions outside as well as inside the gallery space. I am interested in the collective delusions which keep the world running, my research interests extending to political and economic frameworks.

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CuratorSpace Salon #1

Published: 30/01/2018  

Come and join us for our first ever professional development event for artists and curators. 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 relax with a drink and meet other people working in the creative industries.

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HUSK project - sculpture and ecology research and writing - expressions of interest

Deadline: 27/07/2018   Location: Wiltshire, Somerset, Lincolnshire, Lincolnshire  

HUSK (working title) is a project working with sculptor Anna Gillespie to develop a new installation based around the current human predicament of destroying the planet that supports us, through the imagery of trees. Gallery Steel Rooms seeks expressions of interest from writers and artist researchers to develop research and material for publication to support the project.

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HUSK: Paid workshop leaders for arts workshops in North Lincolnshire

Deadline: 27/07/2018   Location: Brigg, Lincolnshire  

HUSK project - Call for artist-led workshops and events working with young people in North Lincolnshire, summer 2019.

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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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Artist profile

Laura Jane Gayle

Im a mother and a self taught artist. I paint things I find beauty in, I aim to counteract the ridiculous expectations placed on women in our society and how our worth is measured by aesthetics we should conform to, by sending a message of body positivity and empowerment.

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Find artists and invite them to apply to your opportunities

Published: 15/08/2017  

Curators with opportunities on CuratorSpace can now browse through our list of artist profiles, take a look at their previous work and experience, and then invite them to apply.

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Create your artist profile on CuratorSpace

Published: 25/07/2017  

CuratorSpace is happy to announce that we are expanding the platform to include artist profiles as part of our new artist membership subscription.

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Artist profile

Dex Hannon

I make and use sounds, I paint and take photos, I also shape sentences into interesting stories. I go where the idea takes me. Website is here: dexhannon.co.uk albums available to buy here: dexualityvalentino.bandcamp.com/

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