Essex based commissioning opportunity for artists
Essex Cultural Diversity Project (ECDP) is pleased to announce a unique opportunity for established diverse artists and arts organisations to work in residence with Essex communities through a network of new Diversity Hubs.
UK-based artists and arts organisations of any artform are welcome to apply, including those interested in working across arts and heritage. Proposals must be focused on cultural diversity.
We welcome any ideas for partnership work with BaME organisations or individuals and/or ideas around diversity in its broadest sense. This includes differences defined by social and cultural categories including disability, race, age, gender, religion and sexual orientation.
Each commission will consist of: –
A £10,000 stipend to create new work
Specialist mentoring and development
Opportunities to tour/ exhibit through a the new Diversity Hubs Essex network
An associated artist-devised participation programme
To download an application form please visit http://essexcdp.wordpress.com/current-projects/
Closing date for applications: 5pm Friday 4th July 2014