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Entries in New Writing (3)

Friday
Jul202012

Deadline approaching: new Art Writers Bursary 2012

There is one week left to apply for the 2012 New Art Writing Bursary.

Please CLICK HERE for more information. 
Grand Union and Eastside Projects are delighted to launch the 2012 New Art Writing Bursary. The bursary will support one new or emerging West Midlands-based practitioner for nine months as they develop critical and creative writing as, and about, art. By providing mentoring alongside opportunities to produce work for publication, the bursary intends to encourage art writing within the West Midlands, giving a platform for new writers to develop their practice and professional networks.

Deadline: 27 July 2012

 

Monday
Jun252012

Grand Union announces 2012 New Art Writing Bursary and calls for new art-writers

Grand Union and Eastside Projects are delighted to launch the 2012 New Art Writing Bursary. The bursary will support one new or emerging West Midlands-based practitioner for nine months as they develop critical and creative writing as, and about, art. By providing mentoring alongside opportunities to produce work for publication, the bursary intends to encourage art writing within the West Midlands, giving a platform for new writers to develop their practice and professional networks.


The selected writer will receive:

*  Three half-day mentoring sessions with this is tomorrow editors James Smith and Maggie Gray, focusing on research and writing styles for reviews and interviews. Working with James and Maggie, the bursary awardee will produce one review and one interview for publication on thisistomorrow.info and tpwestmidlands.org.uk 

*  Three half-day mentoring sessions with a writer identified following the selection process by Jane Rolo, (Director, Bookworks) focusing on creative writing styles and practice. The bursary awardee, with the support of their mentor, Grand Union and Eastside Projects, will produce one piece of writing as art, for presentation, publication or performance.

*  The bursary awardee will receive a £1500 fee payable in three stages over nine months.


CLICK HERE TO VIEW DETAILS OF HOW TO APPLY
 

Deadline: 27 July 2012

 

The project will run from October 2012 to June 2013 — a schedule for mentoring sessions and writing deadlines will be agreed at the start of the project. This opportunity is funded by Turning Point West Midlands.

 

Thursday
Apr122012

TPWM Call for Proposals : Artists Residencies and New Writing

 

TPWM Projects 2012

 

Call for Proposals from visual arts organisations based in West Midlands

 

TPWM has funding to support 4 Artist Residency opportunities and 1 New Writing Bursary.  Please see details here.

 

Deadline for applications is Friday 27 April 2012