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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
 
  • Deadine: 27 March
    Interviews: 3 April
    Residency Dates: 17 April
    Residency Exhibition: 30 June

    Added: 8 March 2017
  • Launched in 2014 the Award has become a popular part of the annual Melbourne Festival Art & Architecture Trail. The Award is for Artists aged 25 or under living or studying  in the East Midlands and planning a career as an Artist.
    Added: 8 March 2017

  • The Buxton Spa Prize is an open art competition to celebrate the town?s culture, natural beauty and heritage. Over 150 artists entered the third year in 2016. The aim of the Buxton Spa Prize is to make the town an internationally recognised centre for visual arts. The Prize is for artists working in any 2D media (except photography) who are over the age of 17 on 1st April 2016. The winning artist will receive a grand prize of £5000. The Buxton Spa Prize 2016 is proudly sponsored by ?The Trevor Osborne Charitable Trust'.
    Added: 8 March 2017
  • The CALL for ENTRIES is now open for the Melbourne Festival Art & Architecture Trail
    Each year 120 Artists exhibit on the Melbourne Festival Art & Architecture Trail in 70 halls, homes and gardens in the heart of Melbourne, South Derbyshire and we have approximately 5000 visitors, the event takes place on Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th September this year.
    Added: 8 March 2017
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre is an independent heritage charity, based in Wirksworth, a town with a strong sense of community and an important history.
    Added: 28 February 2017
  • Has your dog got star quality? If your pet pooch is the canine equivalent of Brad Pitt or Scarlett Johansson, then they could win a place in the spotlight in the beautiful and romantic opera La bohème, coming to Buxton Opera House on 26 March 2017.
    Added: 18 February 2017
  • Where: New Bolsover Model Village, Bolsover, Chesterfield, Derbyshire
    Partners: Woodhead Ltd and Community & Voluntary Partners (CVP Bolsover)

    Added: 18 February 2017
  • Do you want the chance for your music to earn you £400? Then you might want to know that on Saturday 18th. March 2017.  a music competition will be held at The Strutts Centre, in Belper.

    Added: 18 February 2017
  • Festival Programme 2017 - Got an event for us? Work has begun on the cultural extravaganza that will be New Mills Festival 2017.  This year's theme is "Around The World".

    Added: 18 February 2017
  • The organisation gives out small grants and help to social enterprises and many arts organisations and artists doing community or health work would fit into their definition. 
    Added: 29 February 2016
  • The Pye Hill & District Male Voice Choir is actively seeking new members of all ability to join them.
    Added: 15 February 2016
  • Eyam parish church has successfully been used as an arts venue last year - why not consider it for  your next production?
    Added: 3 February 2016

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