Glasgow Visual Art and Craft Award Scheme

Run in partnership with Creative Scotland, this scheme offers awards to individual artists and makers, based or resident in Glasgow, towards costs involved in the research, development and creation of new work. Awards up to £1,500 are available.


In partnership with Creative Scotland and Fife Council, Fife Cultural Trust and Fife Contemporary Art & Craft have launched 3 revised funding and support awards for Fife based craft and visual artists in 2015: a Development Programme, Mentoring Programme and Project Grants.

Lustre, Nottingham

LUSTRE CONTEMPORARY CRAFT MAKER’S MARKET LUSTRE 6 – 8 November 2015 Lustre is the premier annual selling opportunity for contemporary, innovative craft in the midlands. Exhibiting here is your chance to reach the discerning crafts consumer and to tap into the lucrative pre-Christmas gift market. Lustre provides an exceptionally high-quality retail experience. It attracted 3,000 […]

Call for Artists: Selected

Dovecot Studios are happy to announce that we will be running Selected again in 2015 with support from The Dovecot Foundation and Creative Scotland. Deadline for applications is 5pm 15th May 2015.

Scottish Glass Society Awards

The Scottish Glass Society Travel Award and The Hamilton Taylor Award are now accepting applications. Both are valued at £250. Deadline for appliactions: 1st May 2015

Hot Glass Residencies – Summer 2015 GlazenHuis

This summer the glass center GlazenHuis will be organizing two short residencies for hot glass. We would like to invite talented and experienced glassblowers to our glass studio in Lommel (Belgium) to research and experiment with the focus on the creation of new work.


2016 CORNING, NEW YORK 45th Annual Glass Art Society Conference: June 9-11, 2016 GAS is now accepting proposals for conference presentations that best highlight the theme including lectures, demonstrations, lec-mos and panel discussions. Creating Context: Glass in a New Light The Board of the Glass Art Society is proud to announce that the GAS Conference […]

Exhibit with Craft Scotland at SOFA Chicago 2015

We are delighted to announce our participation at SOFA Chicago 2015. The Sculpture Objects Functional Art + Design (SOFA) Fair in Chicago is the premier gallery-presented art fair dedicated to three-dimensional art and design. We invite applications from makers producing design-led statement pieces to take part in this prestigious event.

Call for Artists: National Open Garden

Warton Hall will be opening to the public 9th. – 17th. May 2015 with the National Open Garden Scheme. Warton Hall is a small Georgian Manor house in Lancashire once the home of Augustus Wykeham Clifton. The gardens are approximately 4 acres of mainly woodland and lawn. There is a bog garden and vegetable garden. […]

Creative Glass Guild Awards 2015

We are really excited to launch The Creative Glass Guild Awards for 2015 in association with System 96 producers Spectrum Glass Co. and Uroboros Glass who are kindly donating prizes. We are now taking entries for our five categories: Award for a Functional Fused Glass Object Award for a Decorative Fused Glass Object Award for […]