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Call out to artists for OPEM Residencies 2019

The Collection is looking for proposals from artists and collectives to be ‘in residence’ within our temporary exhibition space, the New Curtois Gallery, for a period of 6 weeks from Monday 13th May – Sunday 30th June 2019. Following on from the succes …

Opportunity Type

Residency

Contact Name

Jenny Gleadell

Contact Email

jenny.gleadell@lincolnshire.gov.uk

Closing Date

24th September 2018

FORMAT Marketing Assistant

Location: QUAD Position: Temporary Salary/Rate: Freelance fee £7,000 for up to 85 days work from October 2018 – April 2019 A unique opportunity to be part of a successful team delivering a leading International Photography Festival. Based in Derby UK, …

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Bethany Kane

Contact Email

bethanyk@derbyquad.co.uk

Closing Date

24th September 2018

FORMAT Marketing Assistant

Location: QUAD Position: Temporary Salary/Rate: Freelance fee £7,000 for up to 85 days work from October 2018 – April 2019 A unique opportunity to be part of a successful team delivering a leading International Photography Festival. Based in Derby UK, …

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Bethany Kane

Contact Email

bethanyk@derbyquad.co.uk

Closing Date

24th September 2018

FORMAT Volunteer Coordinators

Location: QUAD Position: Temporary Salary/Rate: Freelance fee A unique opportunity to be part of a successful team delivering a leading International Photography Festival. Based in Derby UK, FORMAT International Photography Festival offers a diverse mi …

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Bethany Kane

Contact Email

bethanyk@derbyquad.co.uk

Closing Date

24th September 2018

FORMAT Parallel Curatorship Coordinator

Location: QUAD Position: Temporary Salary/Rate: Freelance fee £2500 for 30 days work A unique opportunity has arisen to be part of a successful team delivering a special event – the PARALLEL Curatorship – as part of FORMAT19, a leading International Ph …

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Bethany Kane

Contact Email

bethanyk@derbyquad.co.uk

Closing Date

24th September 2018

FORMAT Portfolio Review Coordinator

Location: QUAD Position: Temporary Salary/Rate: Freelance fee £5500 for 60 days work A unique opportunity to be part of a successful team delivering a leading International Photography Festival. Based in Derby UK, FORMAT International Photography Festi …

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Bethany Kane

Contact Email

bethanyk@derbyquad.co.uk

Closing Date

24th September 2018

Artist in Residence for OPEM Residencies

The Collection is looking for proposals from artists and collectives to be ‘in residence’ within our temporary exhibition space, the New Curtois Gallery, for a period of 6 weeks from Monday 13th May – Sunday 30th June 2019.

Opportunity Type

Residency

Contact Name

Jenny Gleadell 

Contact Email

jenny.gleadell@lincolnshire.gov.uk

Closing Date

24th September 2018

Marketing Assistant

We are looking for a talented Marketing Assistant to develop and support the delivery of marketing and events for the 2019 edition of the festival.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Lucy Sherwin

Contact Email

work@derbyquad.co.uk

Closing Date

24th September 2018

Portfolio Review Co-ordinator

We are looking for an excellent Portfolio Review Coordinator to organise our review event for the 2019 festival edition, our annual international portfolio review and evening portfolio review award event is an important part of our regular programme that supports the professional development of photographers and artists worldwide, it has been running as part of the festival since its inception since 2004.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Lucy Sherwin 

Contact Email

work@derbyquad.co.uk

Closing Date

24th September 2018

Volunteer Co-ordinators

We are looking for an excellent Volunteer Coordinator and Assistant Volunteer Coordinator to recruit, manage and support volunteers for the 2019 edition.

Opportunity Type

Volunteering

Contact Name

Lucy Sherwin

Contact Email

work@derbyquad.co.uk

Closing Date

24th September 2018

PARALLEL Curatorship Co-ordinator

As the Co-ordinator of the event you will need to have experience of and a passion for artist CPD, working with people and knowledge of project management. With great organisational skills, you must be able to juggle a variety of responsibilities and respond positively to challenges.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Lucy Sherwin

Contact Email

work@derbyquad.co.uk

Closing Date

24th September 2018

Opperations Manager

A new post of Operations Manager has been created at Derby Theatre. The Operations Manager will oversee the teams delivering Derby Theatre’s catering, front of house, administration and finance functions. With a particular focus on the customer experie …

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Recruitment

Contact Email

jobs@derbytheatre.co.uk

Closing Date

24th September 2018

Visitor Services Manager

The Barber Institute are currently seeking to appoint an experienced, inspirational and highly-motivated Visitor Services Manager to join our team. 

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Julia Cunningham

Contact Email

J.M.Cunningham@bham.ac.uk

Closing Date

24th September 2018

Finance Director

We are seeking a new Finance Director to join ACAVA at an exciting moment in the organisation’s development.  Our Assistant Director (Finance and Administration) will retire at the end of November 2018, so we have created this new Finance Director role as an important leadership position to build and maintain the charity’s financial resilience, working closely with our recently appointed Chief Executive Officer to support our charity through a significant period of transition and into a transformed future.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Mary Ann

Contact Email

recruitment@yearoneconsulting.com

Closing Date

25th September 2018

Strategic Partnership Manager – Creative & Digital

The Strategic Partnership Manager – Creative and Digital will lead the University’s external engagement activity with key external partners in those sectors, bringing a high level of expertise and knowledge. The successful candidate will be familiar with and advise on sectoral policy and engagement practices. They will also establish sectoral intelligence which will be used to identify target organisations and maximise the outcomes from these relationships, managing sector action plans and strategic partner relationships across the University’s portfolio.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Jason Rhodes

Contact Email

Jason.Rhodes@ntu.ac.uk

Closing Date

26th September 2018

Director

We are seeking an inspirational and effective leader to take our thriving and ambitious organisation forward and to develop strategies to ensure continued sustainability in a changing landscape.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

HR

Contact Email

info@bedfordcreativearts.org.uk

Closing Date

28th September 2018

Project Coordinator

East Street Art is looking for an efficient and enthusiastic project coordinator to help lead on developing its new Guild project.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Gaynor Seville 

Contact Email

gaynor.seville@esamail.org.uk

Closing Date

28th September 2018

Research and Development Assistant

East Street Arts is looking for a hard working and motivated research and development assistant to help lead on developing our new Guild project.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Gaynor Seville 

Contact Email

gaynor.seville@esamail.org.uk

Closing Date

28th September 2018

Learning & Engagement Manager

The Barber Institute is seeking to appoint an experienced, dynamic and highly-motivated Learning and Engagement Manager to join our team and contribute to the next phase of the Barber’s strategic development.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Julia Cunningham

Contact Email

J.M.Cunningham@bham.ac.uk

Closing Date

28th September 2018

Technical Delivery Officer

We are looking for a gifted and ambitious technician to play their part across the breadth of QUAD’s technical activities. The role will involve cinema projection, gallery installation, projection mapping, and a number of travel opportunities including the delivery of TECH:SQUAD’s outdoor and off-site cinema experiences at heritage locations across the country. You will be working alongside QUAD’s team of talented, highly experienced technicians and producers as we embark upon a busy and varied programme of work. To find out further information please visit. 

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Hannah / Lucy

Contact Email

work@derbyquad.co.uk

Closing Date

28th September 2018

Glass Workshop Artists wanted

The National Centre for Craft & Design (Sleaford, Lincs) is seeking artist facilitators to propose a unique and exciting workshop programme supporting our Festival of Glass which opens at NCCD this autumn with three different exhibitions:  Art of Glass, Colour & Form and Glassumimass.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Lucy Lumb 

Contact Email

lucy.lumb@lincsinspire.com

Closing Date

28th September 2018

Museum Education & Learning Consultant

We are looking for a consultant to develop a new KS/2 based workshop based on the theme of building a ‘timeline’ from pre history to present day. The workshop would use a range of real and replica items, some coming from the museum’s own handling collection, to enable pupils to create a timeline of history and help them to understand a basic chronology.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Matthew Johnson 

Contact Email

matthew.johnson@nuneatonandbedworth.gov.uk

Closing Date

30th September 2018

Artist commission

Herefordshire Wildlife Trust would like to work with a visual artist to create an exciting artwork for a designated commemorative woodland at Queenswood Country Park and Arboretum, that considers the impact the First World War had on the people and the landscapes of Herefordshire. 

Opportunity Type

Commission

Contact Name

Rose Farrington

Contact Email

r.farrington@herefordshirewt.co.uk

Closing Date

30th September 2018

Art Quest Writing Opportunity

Interested in writing for Artquest about your local art scene? Art Worlds gives an insider, day-in-the-life view of the current realities of living and working as an artist in different places around the world. We are keen to hear about the everyday ways in which you manage to keep making work, the specifics of the art scenes and contexts you operate in and some of the practical and philosophical challenges you face in sustaining your career in a particular setting at a particular time.

Opportunity Type

Commission

Contact Name

Art Quest

Contact Email

emma@cvaneastmidlands.co.uk

Closing Date

30th September 2018

Site Specific Art Commission

UK Young Artists is seeking applications from artist/s who work in a socially responsive way, who would be interested in developing an innovative, ambitious and interactive temporary work and participatory opportunity, to engage families and children i …

Opportunity Type

Commission

Contact Name

Vikki Jones 

Contact Email

vikki@ukyoungartists.co.uk

Closing Date

1st October 2018

Director

In the new Director, Compton Verney seeks a leader with experience in the cultural or heritage sectors and a passionate belief in making art accessible to the widest possible audience.  With personal credibility and presence to work effectively with the governors, trustees and with external stakeholders, they will have the entrepreneurial and commercial skill to develop Compton Verney as a sustainable enterprise for the future.  Good management skills, able to effectvely manage a strong and capable senior team, they will also have the ability to provide artistic leadership and will be excited by the opportunities provided in the House and the Park to inspire engagement with larger and more diverse audiences.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Joanna Kill 

Contact Email

joanna.kill@lizamosassociates.com

Closing Date

1st October 2018

Artist Commission – Building for Belonging

Overview: We are looking for an early career Artist to join us for a new project, Building for Belonging, funded by Birmingham City Council’s Next Generation Commissioning Fund. This is a fantastic opportunity for a young creative to work alongside pro …

Opportunity Type

Commission

Contact Name

Ella Marshall 

Contact Email

admin@thegapartsproject.co.uk

Closing Date

1st October 2018

Artistic Director & CEO

NN Contemporary Art seeks to appoint a dynamic creative entrepreneur as its new Artistic Director & CEO to lead on delivering a dynamic visual arts programme and expand our outreach and community programmes across our region.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

John Nicolls

Contact Email

john@artsquarter.co.uk

Closing Date

1st October 2018

Artist in Cancer Care Centre

The Trust’s Arts Team are looking for a freelance artist to provide weekly art sessions in York Hospital’s Cancer Care Centre between 6 November 2018 – 26 March 2019.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Jess Sharp 

Contact Email

jessica.sharp@york.nhs.uk

Closing Date

1st October 2018

Freelance Programme coordinator

We are looking for a freelance programme coordinator to support the delivery of the programme for an average of 1.5 days per week over a minimum of 12 months. 

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Erica Love 

Contact Email

info@picl.uk.com

Closing Date

1st October 2018

Workshop artist/arts organisation

We are recruiting up to 8 artists to help us deliver on the programme, who will report to programme managers Partners in Creative Learning and the programme steering group. 

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Erica Love 

Contact Email

info@picl.uk.com

Closing Date

1st October 2018

International Art Competition “Colors”

Contemporary Art Room Gallery is proud to announce their 1st “Colors” Online Art Competition for the month of September 2018. This is an international competition and artists from around the world are welcome to submit their work. In this open subject competition the theme is concentration of color. Artworks with one color or a multitude of colors will be accepted. A variety of interpretations of Colors theme can be submitted. All visual art mediums are acceptable (painting, photography, drawing, sculpture, digital, prints, fiber art, collage or installation art) except sound and video art.

Opportunity Type

Exhibition

Contact Name

Art Room Gallery

Contact Email

info@artroomgalleryonline.com

Closing Date

4th October 2018

Call for new Board Members

Grand Union currently has a number of vacancies on the Board of Directors. We are keen to attract new members who will be committed to the organisation and are able to give the necessary time, energy and dedication to help lead Grand Union through the next stages of our development.

Opportunity Type

Volunteering

Contact Name

Dorothy Wilson 

Contact Email

djw3365@gmail.com

Closing Date

5th October 2018

Commission- School Production

Cultural Journeys is a junior school based project that includes the creation of a school production celebrating difference and diversity. We are looking to engage and inspire children with story-telling, music and creative writing workshops leading to …

Opportunity Type

Commission

Contact Name

Hema Mistry

Contact Email

applications@people-express.org.uk

Closing Date

5th October 2018

Learning Producer

The Learning Producer will be passionate about contemporary art, recognising the opportunity it creates in unlocking histories and stimulating important socio-political issues facing society today. Culturally aware with a good understanding of the issues affecting BAME communities, you will have a breadth of experience in translating complex artistic ideas into inspiring exhibition, workshop and project experiences for children and young people across abilities. You will be a true believer that arts and culture makes an invaluable contribution to the education and development of young people. As a confident communicator and networker you will be inspired to reach out to and support local schools to expand their artistic and cultural learning provision.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Anita Kumari 

Contact Email

anita@nae.org.uk

Closing Date

7th October 2018

Community Link Officer

The Community Link Officer will be a true believer that arts and culture can play an invaluable role in improving lives, and that arts and culture should therefore be accessible to all. They will be culturally aware with a strong understanding of the issues affecting BAME, vulnerable and minority communities in the UK and locally. As a lively, people-focussed person, they will spend time in local communities making connections and engaging these priority audiences with existing activity at NAE. Importantly, they will also design new initiatives based on community interest to position community expressions at the heart of NAE.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Anita Kumari 

Contact Email

anita@nae.org.uk

Closing Date

7th October 2018

Open Call: East Meets West Masterclasses 18/19

OPEN CALL : EAST MEETS WEST MASTERCLASS Deadline: 7th October FORMAT, QUAD and GRAIN Projects are delighted to announce a new collaborative project that will provide twenty emerging artists and photographers from the Midlands region with a professional …

Opportunity Type

Training

Contact Name

Bethany Kane

Contact Email

bethanyk@derbyquad.co.uk

Closing Date

7th October 2018

Formal Learning Programmer

Learning is pivotal to the delivery of our aims including making art, landscape and heritage accessible to all, and to offer opportunities for people to engage with the arts in a creative and meaningful way. We are looking for an innovative, enthusiastic and motivated creative learning professional to lead, develop and deliver and inspiring formal learning arts education programme for all key stages.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Jay Simpson

Contact Email

hr@ysp.org.uk

Closing Date

8th October 2018

VIA Arts Prize Call for Entries

UK based artists are invited to send in an original work in response to this year’s theme of ‘dialogues’. The theme remains the same as last year, as VIA team believed the notions of dialogues and communication continue to be pivotal in our current social, economic and cultural environments. Entered pieces will have the opportunity to be one of the top thirty works exhibited at the Embassy of Brazil in London later in 2018.

Opportunity Type

Exhibition

Contact Name

Annie King Davies (on behalf of Damson PR)

Contact Email

london@damsonpr.com

Closing Date

22nd October 2018

200 Days of Dance

Déda, the East Midlands’ centre for dance, contemporary circus and outdoor performance, are calling for entries from amateur and professional photographers.

Opportunity Type

Exhibition

Contact Name

Grace

Contact Email

g.osbourne@deda.uk.com

Closing Date

22nd December 2018

Artist Development Course in VR

Are you an artist who would like to experiment with VR and immersive experiences as part of your developing practice? Places are now available for the Digital Artist Training and Development Course at QUAD.

Opportunity Type

Training

Contact Name

Debbie Cooper

Contact Email

debbiec@derbyquad.co.uk

Closing Date

3rd February 2019

Studio/gallery space to rent

I have recently graduated from DMU in Leicester and I’m starting my practise as an artist and sculptor in Tur Langton Leicestershire. I have a large studio space in my garden which could easily house 4 artists, there is enough room for teaching space a …

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Lis naylor

Contact Email

lis@liswelsh.com

Closing Date

30th September 2019

NOW you see me – shadow/mentoring and exhibition opportunities

Carol Parker is collaborating on an Arts Council England funding application which will provide the opportunity for 4 artists living/working in Fenland, Forest Heath or Peterborough to receive a paid shadowing and mentoring package working with older adult in residential care; plus exhibition opportunity during June 2018-Oct 2019.

Opportunity Type

Training

Contact Name

Carol Parker

Contact Email

carolparker1@live.co.uk

Closing Date

1st October 2019