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Opportunities and commissions

Please send details of arts opportunities and artistic commissions for Derbyshire artists and arts organisations to us at: news@artsderbyshire.org.uk

  • Buxton Crescent Trust warmly invite artists and photographers to a free presentation and networking event as part of their Arts Council programme of events which celebrate Buxton’s water and the reopening of The Crescent. ;
    Published on 30 October 2019
  • Arts Derbyshire is looking to appoint 5 writers to write to commission working with Festivity and Derbyshire County Council in a project supported by Arts Council England. ;
    Published on 30 October 2019
  • The Pump Room Tuesday 19 November 2pm – The Devonshire Dome or 6pm – The Pump Room ;
    Published on 30 October 2019
  • On 12 May 2020 the world will celebrate the 200th birthday of Florence Nightingale. ;
    Published on 30 October 2019
  • Hubbub Theatre Company is looking to recruit a physical theatre performer for the Creative Development of their next touring production The Drum working with Gecko’s Associate Director, Helen Baggett who will be the Movement Collaborator. ;
    Published on 14 October 2019
  • We're excited to announce the return of Write on Art, our annual prize for young art writers aged 15–18, sponsored in partnership with the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art.;
    Published on 14 October 2019
  • Bondholder Derby Museums is inviting artists from across Derbyshire and beyond to submit their designs for the Derby Ram Trail, a unique public art event that will take place in the city centre next summer. ;
    Published on 8 October 2019
  • This is a rare and exciting opportunity for two artists to work in residence with Ashgate Hospicecare. ;
    Published on 8 October 2019
  • This is a rare and exciting opportunity for two artists to work in residence with Ashgate Hospicecare. Beginning in January 2020 the paid residencies will also include valuable training and support about working in the specialist palliative care setting. ;
    Published on 8 October 2019
  • Designcore is offering website and branding package for the artists at a special rate.;
    Published on 9 May 2019
  • Artcore is the perfect venue for your next conference, meeting or presentation.;
    Published on 9 May 2019
  • Are you an experienced arts or creative industry professional based in the Midlands? Are you enthusiastic about sharing knowledge and supporting budding entrepreneurs? Would you like to develop your skills to deliver online learning?;
    Published on 7 December 2018
  • Make Works are making manufacturing accessible. Think of it like a public library. An open resource made by dedicated factory finders where you can discover skilled manufacturers, tools and materials to make work with in your area.;
    Published on 3 August 2018
  • The Women’s Community Forum has been funded by the Arts Council England to collate a BLACK, Asian, Ethnic Minority, Refugee artist’s directory – so we would love to hear from you.;
    Published on 10 April 2017
  • Following its successful Buxton. Fringe exhibition enjoyed by over 60 visitors, the Burbage Art Group is preparing for its autumn season and hoping to attract new members.;
    Published on 24 August 2016
  • Banks Mill Studios are now accepting applications from non-members for their 2016 Artisan Fair which this year is in partnership with the Peak District Artisans.;
    Published on 18 August 2016

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