Deadline: 13th Oct
"As part of this year’s TEDxBrum #Perspectives event, we are excited to be inviting submissions for a Perspectives Zine Library to be installed at Birmingham Hippodrome. Curated by Illustrated Brum, this collection of creative artefacts from local, national and international makers will create space for over 1800 visitors to connect with this year’s theme, and showcase the ideas, opinions, beliefs, hopes, fears and talents of their creators in order to share perspectives in an intimate, thoughtful way throughout the day. "
Deadline: October 12th
PHmuseum presents a new annual grant aimed at supporting women photographers. The PHM 2017 Women Photographers Grant invites applications from female and female-identifying professionals of all ages and from all countries working in diverse areas of photography. The award offers a 1st Prize of £ 5,000, a 2nd Prize of £ 2,000 and a 3rd Prize of £ 1,000. A solo exhibition at Organ Vida International Photography Festival will also be awarded.
Deadline: 9th October
Restriction: Need to be able to get to Margate 2 days a week for a year plus excursions, etc
Open School East are seeking applications from emerging artists to join its independent, self-directed and outward-facing artist development programme. The Associates Programme is free, non-accredited and a year-long, starting in January 2018 and running until December 2018. The associates come together two days a week (Thursdays and Fridays) to receive tuition, meet their mentors, work and collaborate on projects, and plan activities. Tuition is delivered through a combination of workshops, seminars, group crits and excursions, a number of which are open to the public. Associates at Open School East are early-career practitioners with or without a BA, MA or formal artistic qualification, who are seeking a critical and informal environment in which to develop their practice. Open School East is located in Margate.
Deadline: 10th Oct
Cost: £5 per artwork
Restrictions: London based artists and work only. Must be EMERGING
Dark Yellow Dot aims to encourage young artists with a strong personal vision and innovative approach to art making.
For our first open competition for young emerging artists in London, 3 winners will be featuring up to three original pieces of artwork together for a group show at East London's legendary Genesis Cinema Gallery. Winners will also be interviewed for an exclusive feature on Dark Yellow Dot and receive a generous gift card towards high-quality art materials!
Entry Deadline: 06 October 2017 - 5pm
Thursday 5th and 12th October
Our wonderful friends at Making Space sent us this brilliant professional development opportunity for artists and makers. It takes place over the next 2 Thursdays and costs £10 to non-Making Space members (to whom it is free)!
"Making Space is hosting textile surface designer – Emma Jeffs – here for the next 2 Thursdays and she will be offering expert advice to visual artist, designers and makers keen to expand their approaches to their creative businesses.
She’ll be offering advice and tips on licensing designs, working with industry, undertaking commissions to limited edition and batch production."
General Submissions - NOW OPEN
All works in 2D and 3D forms.
If your work doesn’t fall into the Installation and New Media category you should submit your work here. We welcome submissions in any media and there is no size restriction.
Open For Entry: Monday 25 September 2017
Entry Deadline: Monday 6 November 2017
£15 for up to 3 works
Deadline: 2nd Oct
Payment: £1250 +
photography project documenting lesser-known peoples and communities: ‘human stories we seldom see’; project support from industry professionals; approx. £1,150-worth of printing; support from the Trust towards public and industry exposure of the work; membership of Shutter Hub.