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.

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

London Short Film Festival 2022
Deadline: 9 August 2021

Exchange Salon: Activism and Social Change, Artquest

Deadline: 9 August 2021

British Art Show 9: Public Engagement Ambassador commissions, Wolverhampton Art Gallery
Deadline: 13 August 2021

Into the Wild artist development programme, Chisenhale Studios (recent graduates only)

Deadline: 15 August 2021

Scratch Lab funded residency and exhibition opportunity, Caraboo Projects, Bristol (artists based in South West England only)

Deadline: 15 August 2021

Summer residencies, V.O Curations, London

Deadline: 15 August 2021

Conditions studio programme 2021-2022, Croydon

Deadline: 15 August 2021

BFI Short Form Animation Fund

Deadline: 16 August 2021

Media City Film Festival, Ontaria, Canada and Michigan, USA
Deadline: 16 August 2021

Open Call | Video Art and Experiment Film Event, SEA Foundation, Netherlands

Deadline: 16 August 2021

Glasgow Film Festival 2022, Glasgow, Scotland

Deadline: 20 August 2021

AMPlify residencies, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridgeshire (18-25 year old artists only)

Deadline: 23 August 2021

Artquest Z-Crits

Deadline: 23 August 2021

BALTIC Archive Artist's Residency, BALTIC, Gateshead

Deadline: 25 August 2021

International Film Festival Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands

Deadline: 25 August 2021

NTAA’22 International Art Exhibition for New Technologies, Zebrastraat, Ghent
Deadline: 31 August 2021

Swedenborg Film Festival 2021, London

Deadline: 1 September

FIELDNOTES - ISSUE 3 - Open for submissions
Deadline: 1 September

The Wheatley Fellowship £9000 stipend, Birmingham City University / Eastside Projects

Deadline: 2 September 2021

Japan Media Arts Festival

Deadline: 3 September 2021

Unwrap the Image socially engaged film commission, Signal Film and Media, Barrow in Furness
Deadline: 6 September 2021

New Contemporaries Digital Fellowships (New Contemporaries alumni only)

Deadline: 6 September 2021

Call for films Festival Prisme #4, Nantes

Deadline: 13 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

Film and installation submissions open for Images Festival 2022, Toronto

Deadline: 15 October 2021

Inspiring London through Culture grants, City of London

Deadline: 5 November 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