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Here you’ll find information about any creative opportunities from Exeter Phoenix and our associates. For job vacancies, see our jobs page here >>
Creative Opportunities at Exeter Phoenix
ARTISTS CALL OUT | Newlyn Gallery
An invitation to artists to apply for one of six Jerwood residencies to take place at Newlyn gallery-Cornwall, Penzance between May 2020 and August 2020. Residency artists to be in-residence, to help Newlyn reflect on their contribution to debates around the civic role and social purpose of contemporary galleries, exploring and developing their own practice in response to the wider mission of the gallery, with a particular invitation to interrogate and support socially-focussed strands of Newlyn’s work.
- Applicants must be in the first 10 years of their practice and be UK-based.
- Residencies of between one and six months duration
Selected artists will be provided with the following:
- Furnished accommodation in Newlyn or Penzance for the duration of the residency
- A fee equivalent to £25,420 pa pro rata
- A creative production budget of up to £1,500
- Access to a budget of up to £650 per artist to support their professional development
Arts Council Project Grants 1-2-1 Advice Sessions
Are you planning to apply for an Arts Council National Lottery Project Grant? Book in now for a free 1-2-1 advice surgery with the Arts Council’s Phillip Butterworth who will be on hand with advice and pointers to make your application stand out.
To book a time slot, please email Kathy at Kathy.Norris@exeterphoenix.org.uk
Wed 25 Sep (11am-4.30pm)– FULLY BOOKED Thu 28 Nov (10am-4pm)FULLY BOOKED
- Tue 4 Feb (11am-4.30pm)
- Tue 14 Apr (11am – 4.30pm)
See Films For Free
We’re recruiting new volunteer stewards, and are looking for enthusiastic people who love film and enjoy working in a customer focused environment.
Shifts are available for every cinema screening, and include collecting tickets on the door, assisting with the smooth running of Studio 74 during screenings, looking after the safety and comfort of our customers and advocating Exeter Phoenix facilities and events.
Become an Exeter Phoenix Gallery Invigilator
Are you are looking to gain experience in a contemporary arts environment, and immerse yourself in the Exeter art scene?
We are looking for people to assist in invigilating our main gallery on Saturday afternoons, talking to visitors, ensuring the safety of the artwork and helping collect comments.
See Events For Free
Are you are looking to gain experience in a professional arts environment, and see a whole host of live music along the way?
We are looking for people to assist in the smooth running of our music gigs, looking after the safety and comfort of our customers and helping to promote Exeter Phoenix facilities and events. If you are enthusiastic, enjoy working in a customer focused environment and excited by our program this could be for you.
Gallery333: Gallery333 is a dedicated space to exhibit small, contemporary art installations. It is an intimate ‘window’ gallery space with a secure glass door situated in a busy location within the building. Dimensions are 125cm high x 74cm wide x 36cm deep.
Café Gallery: Our busy café bar offers a great platform for visual artists based in the South West to exhibit and sell their work. Suitable for 2D artworks with max. dimensions of approx. 1m. We are looking for a range of contemporary practice including challenging and experimental work.
Submissions should be by email with images or web link attached along with an outline proposal, statement and CV if applicable
Become a Reviewer with the reviews hub
The Reviews Hub is currently looking to expand the review team in Exeter and the South West.The Reviews Hub is a nation-wide theatre review website offering comprehensive coverage of regional theatre in the UK. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the review team. Get in touch for more information.