Opportunities archive

Spare Tyre – Executive Director – deadline 6 January 2012

Spare Tyre seeks a dynamic Executive Director to push forward the strategic and operational development of this UK participatory arts company, a National Portfolio Organisation of Arts Council England.

BBC 'Show Me the Monet' call for artists

Lucky Day production company is making a new series of 'Show Me the Monet' for BBC2.

Arts Audience Participation Funding Launched – deadline 9 January 2012

Arts Council England has opened a new fund to support the growth and retention of arts audiences in England. The Audience Focus fund aims to engage more people in museums, libraries and the arts by supporting organisations to understand retain and develop their audiences.

Programme Manager: Arts and Partnerships, Shape – deadline 9 January 2012

Shape is looking for a focused, confident and highly professional Programme Manager to be responsible for Shape’s Arts and Partnerships programme. The purpose of the role is to create opportunities to enable disabled artists to thrive within the leading arts venues; build relationships across the sector; as well as identify and maximise opportunities.

Arts Commissions, South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust – deadline 13 January 2012

South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust are seeking to commission four large scale site specific permanent artworks for a new build centre.

Call for Artists - Southwark Arts Forum presents: Tower Bridge OPEN

SAF is broadcasting a call for artists to take part in the Tower Bridge OPEN. This will be an exhibition that will showcase exceptional artworks with a thematic connection to the beautiful engineering of the Bridge. Submitting Artwork   * Bring artwork to Southwark Arts Forum, K101.6, The Biscuit Factory, 100 Clements Road SE16 4DG Tuesday 17 January 2012 11am – 4pm.

The Wellcome Trust – Arts Awards – deadline 16 December / 28 January 2012

The Wellcome Trust is inviting organisations and individuals to apply for funding through its Arts Awards. The Arts Awards support projects that engage the public with biomedical science through the arts including dance, drama, performance arts, visual arts, music, film, craft, photography, creative writing or digital media.

Beyond Borders UK-wide music funding - deadline 30 January 2012

PRS for Music Foundation is again teaming up with funding partners Arts Council of Northern Ireland, Creative Scotland and Arts Council of Wales to run the Beyond Borders UK-wide funding programme.

Prince’s Foundation for Children & the Arts – Start programme – deadline 1 February 2012

The Prince’s Foundation for Children & the Arts is inviting UK arts organisations to apply to be involved in its Start programme. Start is a grant giving programme that introduces children to a local cultural venue to experience the very best of the arts. Through Start, pupils begin to develop a lasting relationship with that venue and art form.

Artist in Residence, The Alexandra Reinhardt Memorial Award – deadline 3 February 2012

An artist, working in any medium, is sought to run a series of art workshops at the Robert Blair School, London. The winning artist will be required to run 12 full day weekly workshops with children aged 7 – 11. The artist will be working with three groups of children during the day who will remain the same over the 12 week period. The residency will run from April through to mid July.

Evaluating Youth Arts Projects - Training in London, Artswork – 24 February 2012

Artswork is delivering its one day course - ‘Evaluating Youth Arts Projects’ in partnership with the Lyric Hammersmith in London, as part of the Artsplan Professional Development Programme.

Age Exchange, Arts and Health related training – from January 2012

A range of practical courses from Age Exchange. 25 January: Film-making for Professionals Working with Mental Health Service Users 22 February; Reminiscence & Creative Activities in Person-Centred Care 29 February; Community Film-Making - how to run film-making projects with older people and those with disabilities