Artist Opportunities

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This page contains information about current open call opportunities for artists working in the moving image - including the latest festival submissions, exhibition opportunities, residencies and production funds.


FLAMIN Productions £30,000 commissions for London-based artist filmmakers
Deadline: 1 December 2021


Black Artists Grants, Creative Debuts
Deadline: Rolling

GOOD WICKEDRY online screenings, T A P E Collective

Deadline: Rolling

£1,000 grants for people of colour, Grand Plan
Deadline: Rolling

Open call: Create/Disrupt development for artists/art workers with no formal arts training, The Newbridge Project, Gateshead

Deadline: Rolling

Young Associates Programme, Open School East, Margate (18-21 year olds based in Thanet only)

Deadline: Rolling, apply ASAP for course starting September 2021

Manchester Open Exhibition 2022, HOME Manchester (artists working or living in the Greater Manchester area only)
Deadline: 17 September 2021

Michael O'Pray Prize, Film and Video Umbrella / Art Monthly

Deadline: 20 September 2021

VISIO - European Programme on Artists’ Moving Images, Lo schermo dell'arte, Florence

Deadline: 26 September 2021

New Moving Image: Open Call, Caraboo Projects

Deadline: 26 September 2021

Open Call for Guest Curation – The Cinema of Ideas, Independent Cinema Office

Deadline: 30 September 2021

Exhibition proposals open call, Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery

Deadline: 1 October 2021

FUTURE FOCUS open call, FORMAT / Quad, Derby (BA graduates from 2020/2021 only)

Deadline: 2 October 2021

1:1 Fund, Jerwood Arts

Deadline: 4 October 2021

a-n Artist Bursaries (a-n members only)

Deadline: 14 October 2021

Film and installation submissions open for Images Festival 2022, Toronto

Deadline: 15 October 2021

Currents New Media 2021, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA

Deadline: 1 November 2021

Inspiring London through Culture grants, City of London

Deadline: 5 November 2021

CPH:FORUM documentary financing and co-production event, CPH:DOX, Copenhagen

Deadline: 15 November 2021

Alchemy Film & Moving Image Festival, Hawick, Scotland

Deadline: 26 November 2021

Fellowships 2022–2023, Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart, Germany

Deadline: 30 November 2021

Taiwan International Documentary Festival

Deadline: 20 December 2021

Reception 1-2-1's with Wysing Arts Centre staff

Deadline: Rolling

ACE National Lottery Project Grants, Arts Council England
Deadline: Rolling

Straight 8, super 8 filmmaking competition

Deadline: Rolling, next deadline 8 April 2021

Development Support for Artists based in the UK, Cement Fields

Deadline: Rolling until February 2021

Outpost online studio visits, Artquest

Deadline: Rolling

Open Call: collaborate on arts-science projects, Imperial College London

Deadline: Rolling

Short Film Travel Grant Fund, British Council
Deadline: Rolling

Culture Seeds grants, Greater London Authority
Deadline: Rolling

Small Grants Scheme: In the Making, Greater London Authority
Deadline: Rolling

Connections through Culture – China and the UK Grants, British Council
Deadline: Rolling

12-month artist residencies, Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, Netherlands
Deadline: Rolling

Artist's Access to Art Colleges
Deadline: Rolling

Sundance Institute Documentary Film Fund
Deadline: Rolling

Think Tank Residencies, Pacitti Company, Ipswich
Deadline: Rolling

EMPAC Residencies, EMPAC, New York
Deadline: Rolling

Crowdfunder and Arts Council England additional funding
Deadline: Rolling

Call for work, OVNI - The Observatory Archives, Barcelona
Deadline: Rolling

Open call for exhibition proposals, Broadway Gallery, Nottingham
Deadline: Rolling

Journal of Embodied Research - Video Proposals
Deadline: Rolling

Quarantzine online publication of work made in self-isolation, GAADA
Deadline: Rolling

Call for art and writing proposals, HOAX Publication, online
Deadline: Rolling

LUX one-to-one advice sessions
Announced weekly on LUX Twitter page

Moving Image Salon monthly artist's discussion group, London
Check website for event details

Pavilion Artists' Moving Image Network monthly meetings, Leeds
Check website for event details