Resources

The following recommended links are to trusted resources that post and provide opportunities for artists and creatives, amalgamated here for your convenience.

It aims to be a growing resource, so if you would like to make a suggestion based on experience please do email admin@artistmentor.co.uk.

Opportunities for Artists

The following links connect to trusted organisations or initiatives that regularly provide or post prospects, ranging from opportunities to promote or sell your work, arts jobs, open calls, exhibitions, competitions, prizes, awards, calls for proposals and grants.

http://www.matthewburrows.org/artist-support-pledge

http://www.artsjobs.org.uk/artsjobshome/

https://www.a-n.co.uk/jobs/

https://www.artrabbit.com/artist-opportunities

https://www.artquest.org.uk/opportunities/

https://hyperallergic.com/540657/opportunities-april-2020/

https://www.curatorspace.com/opportunities

http://www.isendyouthis.com/opportunities.aspx

https://www.artshub.co.uk/callouts/list/-/call-for-artists/

http://artlicks.com/opportunities

https://artopps.co.uk/opportunities/

https://www.kcl.ac.uk/cultural/artists-in-residence

https://www.mallgalleries.org.uk/call-for-entries/artist-opportunities

https://www.britishcouncil.org/arts/opportunities

https://www.moma.co.uk/uk-art-competitions/

https://www.gasworks.org.uk/opportunities/

https://www.parkerharris.co.uk/artists/artist-opportunities/

https://www.thealbany.org.uk/our-work/artists/artist-opportunities/

https://spacestudios.org.uk/news/covid-19-resources-opportunities-for-artists/

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KWIzznlFNs_rQCEzW5ub6ehwaLcwR80xbuOokXwRa_Y/htmlview?fbclid=IwAR3P8lDsOpM_zKaq-MdCYK-b8Mg1lnTKmeHRG56htFHagDl8TjXemBo6M90&usp=gmail_thread#gid=0

https://www.roh.org.uk/about/jette-parker-young-artists-programme/opportunities

https://www.axisweb.org/art-opportunities/?gclid=CjwKCAjw_LL2BRAkEiwAv2Y3ScOby6mpT5bv0NL-qYSrNsrUBLhQhUAUcWbDAL-Pc57cFd3pJ9RZJxoC5fIQAvD_BwE

https://www.ucl.ac.uk/slade/know/3875

 

Support organisations

The following arts organisations provide an incredible wealth of information and resources for artists and creatives - if you have suggestions and recommendations please email admin@artistmentor.co.uk

https://www.artquest.org.uk/

https://www.axisweb.org

https://www.naomikorn.com

Podcasts and Digital

The following links to informative and entertaining podcasts span a range of cultural outputs. If you have recommendations please email admin@artistmentor.co.uk

Art Monthly is updating it's calendar listings with an excellent selection of venues that are focusing on digital programming during the Covid-19 pandemic.

21st Century Creative Hosted by poet and creative coach Mark McGuinness, The 21st Century Creative podcast helps you succeed as a creative professional amid the demands, distractions, and opportunities of the 21st century.

Artificial Intelligence: AI Podcast Artificial Intelligence podcast (AI podcast) is a series of conversations about technology, science, and the human condition hosted by Lex Fridman.

Philosophy for our times The world's leading thinkers on today's biggest ideas

Mindscape Sean Carroll hosts conversations with the world's most interesting thinkers. Science, society, philosophy, culture, arts, and ideas.

The Infinite Monkey Cage Witty, irreverent look at the world through scientists' eyes. With Brian Cox and Robin Ince.

Making Sense Neuroscientist, philosopher and best-selling author Sam Harris explores questions about the mind, society and current events.

Down to a Sunless Sea: memories of my dad is a moving, creative response to his fathers’ dementia, by storyteller Dave Pickering.

Bow Down: Women in Art History, Jennifer Higgie's excellent series about significant women artists from the past.

Presented by art historian and curator, Katy Hessel, The Great Women Artists Podcast interviews artists on their career, and curators, writers, or general art lovers, on the women artists who mean the most to them.

Recording Artists by the Getty provides some new insights on renowned women artists by Curator Helen Molesworth.

The Art Newspaper reports on international art & this weekly podcast, hosted by Ben Luke, is a chance to hear experts talk in depth about new developments or trends.

London's working art centre, Somerset House, publishes a range of new content by interdisciplinary creatives regularly on it's Blog including podcasts, interviews, new work.

Song Exploder is a podcast where musicians take apart their songs, and piece by piece, tell the story of how they were made. Each episode is produced and edited by host and creator Hrishikesh Hirway in Los Angeles.

Art UK is a charity & online home for every public art collection in the UK & the website represents a collaboration between over 3,200 British institutions.

Bad @ Sports focuses on the lives and work of artists, critics, curators, and dealers from artist Kerry James-Marshall to New York Times chief art critic Holland Kotter.

Actor Russell Tovey and gallerist Robert Diament host Talk Art, a podcast dedicated to the world of art featuring exclusive interviews with leading artists, curators, gallerists, actors, writers and musicians.

The Wysing Podcast series shares discussion, research and new work in audio and video formats.

99% Invisible is a weekly exploration of the process and power of design and architecture, from award winning producer Roman Mars.

Music-only themed radio streams, made from NTS resident and guest shows.

Fashion Revolution Podcast explores the hidden stories behind the clothing we wear. Through interviews and investigations, Fashion Revolution explores the intersection of sustainability, ethics and transparency in the fashion industry.

The Business of Fashion is a weekly audio episode presenting thoughtful editorial stories and fashion-oriented perspectives in a fresh way.

Creative Conversations with Suzy Menkes, Editor Vogue International at Condé Nast, conducts in-depth interviews with the fashion industry’s most influential designers, thinkers and executives.

 

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