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14th January 2022

From: The Change Collective Are you a UK based migrant heritage artist exploring environmental and human rights? Are you looking for a fully funded residential to create new work? Would you like to collaborate with artists from European countries? This could be the space for you. Part residency, part workshop; this is a creative space […]

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12th January 2022

The theme for the 7th issue of ekō magazine is ‘Sounds of Welcome’ and submissions are now open. ekō magazine was founded as a social and political platform for storytelling and creativity. It is a means of exercising freedom of expression and bringing together the voices of migrants, refugees, asylum seekers, volunteers and activists within the wider […]

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The Dying Matters Community Grants Programme is a new fund from Hospice UK, supported by Dignity Funerals The grants are aimed at community-led arts and culture projects, with a focus on equality and inclusion, and which approach the subject of dying in an innovative or creative way. They are looking for activities which take place […]

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Becoming British Project Becoming British is a performative exhibition that seeks to interrogate processes of ‘Becoming’ and help audiences explore their own experience of nationality. Centering the voices of migrant artists and community members it will educate, entertain and inform. About the Artist Becoming British is led by Lora Krasteva – a Bulgarian artist based […]

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8th November 2021

Fairbeats music charity is looking for an experienced Ukulele Leader to join their team in Lewisham. See the full Job Description. The closing date is by 5pm 6th December 2021.  They are also looking for a General Manager to join their team. See the full Job Description.  The closing date for applications is 5pm on 6th December […]

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4th November 2021

Five printmaking studios across Europe are inviting applications from artists who identify as refugees or with experience of displacement to undertake a 1-month long printmaking residency as part of the European residency programme In from the Margins, funded by Creative Europe. 30 artists will be selected in total, will have the opportunity to work in […]

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In partnership with Dartington Arts School Hauser & Wirth are partnering with Dartington Arts School on the ‘Arts and Place’ MA course, starting April 2022 until January 2023. The Gustav Metzger Foundation Scholarship will be eligible to a student for the course with refugee status or making an application for asylum in the UK. The […]

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25th August 2021

Counterpoints Arts (the organisation that manages Platforma) is one of the partner organisations supporting 100 Agents of Change, an exciting new project led by In Place of War that connects some of the most revolutionary innovative artists and change makers from around the world with young people from marginalised communities in the UK, to share […]

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Phosphoros are looking for trustees, an associate artist and a new core member of the team. Full details: https://www.phosphorostheatre.com/join-us Associate artist Work within the creative team on the Research and Development for a brand new show. The role includes workshop design and delivery, supporting trainee facilitators, and collaborating to create new work with the hope of […]

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Are you a professional writer? Are you passionate about using creative writing and the power of words to help survivors of torture have a voice? Freedom From Torture have an exciting opportunity for two people to volunteer as Mentors/Workshop Facilitators for our unique creative writing group, ‘Write to Life’, located at their London Centre. For the […]

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Migration Matters Festival produces a wide ranging artiststic programme in Sheffield each year for Refugee Week, featuring local, national and international artists. Commissions Migration Matters Festival have announced a new call-out for commissions for their programme (virtual and in-person) this summer. Deadline: 11.59pm, Monday 3rd May Full details: https://www.migrationmattersfestival.co.uk/opportunities-index Creative Journeys They have also launched Creative […]

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Call for Artists and Mentors – LOOK UP 2021 LOOK UP 2021, produced by ArtReach, will be a collaborative visual arts mentorship programme, hosted by Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth, United Kingdom, and coculture, Berlin, Germany. ​Four European-based artists from sanctuary-seeking backgrounds will be mentored by established arts professionals to create new visual artworks for the public […]

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Deptford X, in partnership with Lewisham Borough of Culture, The Migration Museum and The Walk have announced an opportunity for an ambitious commission by a London-based visual artist/artist collaboration with lived experience of migration. The commission is for an artist or artist collaboration to create a temporary art work in the public realm that will […]

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For the exhibition, “The Face of the Other” the Socially Engaged Art Salon (SEAS) & The Ledward Centre (Brighton’s new LGBTQ+ Centre) are looking for artworks by LGBTQ artists with a refugee/migrant/diasporic background. The call is open to artists/photographers/writers/filmmakers from the UK or any other place on the globe. Any art media including photography, painting, […]

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Mafwa Theatre is a community theatre company which brings refugees, asylum seekers and settled communities together. We use drama and the arts to create work that celebrates our similarities and differences, brings women together and speaks truth to power. They use their platform to highlight and enable development opportunities for artists and theatre makers from migrant […]

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