OPEN CALL 12 month Studio Residencies at Grand Union for graduates from Birmingham City University’s Faculty of Arts, Design and Media.

Grand Union is working in partnership with Birmingham City University to offer four graduates free co-working space for 12 months.

The co-working studio compliments Grand Union’s existing provision of 12 artists’ studios and Modern Clay, a ceramics facility offering open access to artist and community groups in the region. Grand Union also houses an internationally recognised gallery that hosts a regular programme of exhibitions, talks, workshops and performances.

If selected you will benefit from 24-hour access to a free, shared workspace (34 m2) for 11 months and mentoring from Grand Union’s Curatorial team.

The residencies will begin on 1st September and studio holders will be invited to take part in a launch and open studios event on Friday 7 December 2018.

To be eligible, you must have graduated from one of the following faculties at BCU in the last five years (earliest graduating 2013):

Birmingham School of Architecture & Design
Birmingham School of Art
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
School of English
School of Fashion & Textiles
School of Jewellery
Birmingham School of Media
New Technology Institute
School of Visual Communication

 

TO APPLY please send in ONE PDF document:

  • An overview of you and your practice (500 words max or a video lasting no longer than 5 minutes)
  • Up to 5 images of recent work or web links (max pixels 1200 on longest dimension)
  • A paragraph telling us how you would benefit from the residency (300 words max)
  • A current CV

Please send information by 22 June 2018 in PDF format to info@grand-union.org.uk stating BCU Graduate Residency in the subject header.

Download the application pack here.

Grand Union is working in partnership with Birmingham City University to offer four graduates free co-working space for 12 months.

The co-working studio compliments Grand Union’s existing provision of 12 artists’ studios and Modern Clay, a ceramics facility offering open access to artist and community groups in the region. Grand Union also houses an internationally recognised gallery that hosts a regular programme of exhibitions, talks, workshops and performances.

If selected you will benefit from 24-hour access to a free, shared workspace (34 m2) for 11 months and mentoring from Grand Union’s Curatorial team.

The residencies will begin on 1st September and studio holders will be invited to take part in a launch and open studios event on Friday 7 December 2018.

To be eligible, you must have graduated from one of the following faculties at BCU in the last five years (earliest graduating 2013):

Birmingham School of Architecture & Design
Birmingham School of Art
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
School of English
School of Fashion & Textiles
School of Jewellery
Birmingham School of Media
New Technology Institute
School of Visual Communication

 

TO APPLY please send in ONE PDF document:

  • An overview of you and your practice (500 words max or a video lasting no longer than 5 minutes)
  • Up to 5 images of recent work or web links (max pixels 1200 on longest dimension)
  • A paragraph telling us how you would benefit from the residency (300 words max)
  • A current CV

Please send information by 22 June 2018 in PDF format to info@grand-union.org.uk stating BCU Graduate Residency in the subject header.

Download the application pack here.

OPEN CALL 12 month Studio Residencies at Grand Union for graduates from Birmingham City University’s Faculty of Arts, Design and Media.