Opportunities

Stuart Hall Library Artist Residency 2021

Deadline: 14th July 2021

Image: Stuart Hall Library collection. Carlos Jiménez, 2018

In collaboration with Stuart Hall Foundation and with support from Arts Council England INIVA is pleased to announce the fifth Stuart Hall Library Artist Residency commencing in September 2021.

The residency is a funded opportunity for an artist based in UK to be in residence at iniva’s Stuart Hall Library over a three-month period from the Read More

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Joan Wakelin Bursary

Deadline: 16th August 2021

CREDIT: Eleri Griffiths

Administered by The Society in partnership with The Guardian. The Joan Wakelin Bursary offers £2000 for the production of a photographic essay on a social documentary issue.
The Bursary was established in 2005 in memory of distinguished documentary photographer and Honorary Fellow of The Society, Joan Wakelin. The Bursary is administered by The Society in partnership Read More

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TPA/RPS Environmental Bursary

Deadline: 30th July 2021

The Royal Photographic Society in partnership with The Photographic Angle is offering a 1-year bursary to support a photographic project that will promote environmental awareness. Applications are invited from anyone living or studying in the United Kingdom with a talent for taking photographs and an interest in the environmental concerns that we face today.

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The AHRC Research in Film Awards (RIFA)

Deadline: 24th June 2021

The Research in Film Awards celebrates the best in academic filmmaking. Since 2015, it has inspired researchers across the UK to think more deeply about how they share their work with the wider world. Previous RIFA winners have gone on to win BAFTAs and other awards, been screened at film festivals, or gone on to secure Read More

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Open Call: TPG New Talent ’21

Deadline: 27th June 2021

The Photographers’ Gallery presents New Talent’21

TNT’21 supports emerging and under-recognised photographers in the UK.

This year, 6 finalists will be selected by esteemed Brazilian artist Rosângela Rennó from an open call.

Now in its second iteration, TNT’21 will offer each finalist an online exhibition, a bursary of £1,500, a year-long mentorship with a photographer or industry professional, and chance Read More

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Emergentes 2021 – International Photography Award Encontros da Imagem

Deadline: 25th July 2021

The award Emergentes 2021 – International Photography Award Encontros da Imagem is organised by Encontros da Imagem – International Photography and Visual Arts Festival aims to award the Best Portfolios in Contemporary Photography. This year because due to COVID-19 to keep compliant with the government guidelines – DGS and DGartes, and to make sure that Read More

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Call for Papers: Feminist Futures? Feminism and European Art, 1970-Present

Deadline: 1st July 2021

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Denmark, Nov 17–18, 2021
Deadline: Jul 1, 2021

Feminist Futures? Feminism and European Art, 1970-Present

The Department of Arts and Cultural Studies at the University of Copenhagen, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, and European Postwar and Contemporary Art Forum invite art historians, curators, critics, and artists to propose papers for a two-day Read More

Call For Papers. Picturing Fabrics: Textile and the Photographic Image

Deadline: 20th June 2021

Emile Noal, "Groupe d'Oilofs Sénégalais à St-Louis," ca. 1890-1900, Print on baryta paper,12

Call For Papers

Picturing Fabrics: Textile and the Photographic Image

CAA 2022 Annual Conference, Chicago, IL, February 16–19, 2022

Photography Network sponsored session Co-Chairs: Sandrine Colard, Assistant Professor of Art History/ACM Department/Rutgers University-Newark and Giulia Paoletti, Assistant Professor of Art, University of Virginia

One of the earliest and most famous instances of photography’s intimacy with textile is Secondo Read More

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Black Artists Grant by Creative Debuts

Deadline: 31st October 2021

The Black Artists Grant is £1,500 given out monthly to black artists in the UK, with each artist selected receiving £500 each. The BAG is no-strings attached financial support to help the selected artists in whatever they want – be that make new work, buy equipment or materials, travel, research, visit exhibitions or conferences, or Read More

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The Ian Parry Scholarship

Deadline: 9th July 2021

Ian Parry was a photojournalist who died while on assignment for The Sunday Times during the Romanian revolution in 1989. He was just 24 years of age. Aidan Sullivan, then picture editor, and Ian’s friends and family created the Ian Parry Scholarship in order to build something positive from such a tragic death. Each year Read More

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Format Online Portfolio Reviews

The FORMAT Portfolio Review is returning during FORMAT21. It will take place on Friday 19th March and Saturday 20th March. Due to the ongoing global pandemic, FORMAT will host the event online. Bookings will open in February.

The Portfolio Review is aimed at committed photographers with a developed and serious approach to their work. Recent graduates Read More

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AiR351 Artist Residency

AiR 351 welcomes spontaneous application submissions throughout the year.
Besides providing private studios, offices and shared spaces to work and gather, AiR 351´s professional development program comprises:
— regular studio visits and meetings arranged according to each resident´s practice or research topic;
— engaging with the local art scene, especially with artists, curators, gallerists and collectors, through diverse Read More

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OVER Journal: Call for articles, works and papers

OVER Journal is a new periodical publication and online platform that proposes to its readers a deep, honest, critical and edifying experience of Photography and  Visual Culture.

OVER Journal is interested in challenging and preventing the repetition of obsolete and flawed structures, as much as highlighting the work of those who are expanding what we still Read More

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Call for entries: Postcards from Europe

Deadline: 25th June 2021

Postcards from Europe is a call for response and collaboration, triggered by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and reflecting on Postcards from Great Britain, Shutterhubs most ambitious project to date, which started because they wanted to reach out and connect, and has since become much more.

Postcards from Europe will be exhibited from November – Read More

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Photo Meet & Northern Narratives: Free Open Call

A FREE call for submissions for photographers from around the world with a project they would like to promote on Photo Meet & Northern Narratives online channels; Website, Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Photo Meet and Northern Narratives are conscious that in these unprecedented times of total lock down artists and image makers have lost many Read More

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An Artist Residency in Motherhood (no deadline)

A self-directed, open-source artist residency to empower and inspire artists who are also mothers.

You don’t have to apply. It doesn’t cost anything, it’s fully customisable, and you can be in residence for as long as you choose. You don’t even have to travel, the residency takes place entirely inside your own home and everyday life. An Artist Residency in Motherhood is Read More

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