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Dundee Visual Artists & Craft Makers Awards

In order to support Dundee’s creative practitioners to thrive in the city, Leisure & Culture Dundee with Creative Scotland are offering funding to support Dundee-based visual artists and craft practitioners in their creative and professional development. The Visual Artists Award Scheme (DVAA) is aimed at visual arts practitioners working in the fields of drawing, painting, […]

Royal British Society of Sculptors Bursaries 2015

Each year Royal British Society of Sculptors Bursaries are awarded to ten early career artists working in three dimensions, of any age and nationality, who have been judged to be of outstanding potential. Open to sculptors of any age and nationality, with or without formal training and working in any style or media, the awards […]

For Sale: Kilncare glass flatbed kiln

Model – FK9/270 Controller – IPCO 3300/3 Internal Size  w x d x h  2050mm x 1050mm x 265mm External Size   2450mm x 1600mm x 1240mm Power    18.5 KW Supply Voltage    Three Phase and Neutral Maximum Temperature    960°C Built in May 2007 and has been in its current location since September 2008. This kiln has […]

Scottish Glass Artists Opportunity NLCG

North Lands Creative Glass (NLCG), as part of its conference programme in September 2015, would like to illustrate the quality and diversity of contemporary glass art and craft in Scotland. To do this we invite Scottish glass artists to submit 1 – 3 images of their work, together with a short statement in the form […]

Artist Commission Opportunity / Reconfiguring Ruins

Reconfiguring Ruins brings together the School of Advanced Study, University of London, the Open University, Newcastle University and Sheffield University, The NewBridge Project in Newcastle and the Museum of London Archaeology (MOLA) in London. We invite visual artists and filmmaker to apply for an artist commission opportunity to create new work on the theme of […]

Scottish Sculpture Workshop Residencies (Aberdeen)

Dates of residency: Dates available over August and September 2015. Cost: £560 per month. Application deadlines: Applications are assessed on an ongoing basis however the last deadline for this opportunity is 5pm on 28th of June 2015, with some places already booked so don’t hold back! The programme follows the calendar month, starting generally on […]

BBC Radio 2 Artist in Residence

The search has begun for BBC Radio 2’s first ever Artist in Residence. BBC Radio 2 are looking for a professional artist to undertake a 12 month residency at Radio 2, getting a golden pass to attend some of the most exciting arts and music events across the year, such as Glastonbury, Edinburgh Festivals and […]

Made in Aberdeen Artists’ Bursaries

Aberdeen City Council is awarding five bursaries to Aberdeen City-based artists and makers for the development and creation of new work, to support new collaborations or training, or for artistic development and experimentation. Aberdeen City Council is committed to supporting the development of arts and culture in the city. The concept of ‘Made in Aberdeen’ […]

Open call for DCA Summer Craft and Design Market

The DCA Summer Craft & Design Market 2015 is taking place on Sat 20 June and will present select stalls of contemporary craft and design alongside craft maker demonstrations. We would love to hear from practitioners interested in taking part in this special event, to either sell or demonstrate their work, and are inviting applications […]

Apply for The Craft Gallery at Scotland’s Trade Fair Spring

Craft Scotland is delighted to be partnering with Springboard Events Ltd to create The Craft Gallery. The Craft Gallery will be a dedicated section within Scotland’s Trade Fair Spring designed to showcase the talent and variety of craft makers in Scotland to a trade audience. Scotland’s Trade Fair Spring will be held in the SECC […]