ELEVATE Outdoor Artist Mentored Opportunities 2017 – Call for applications

Time: 9:00am - 6:00pm

Date: 15 May 2017 to 18 June 2017

Location: WoW Workshop, Manchester, UK

“I loved being given the opportunity to work with a well-established outdoor artist who I could learn about the industry from and who could help me develop as an artist.” ELEVATE artist Pareesha Webster

ELEVATE Outdoor Artist Mentored Opportunities 2017

Walk the Plank are inviting applications from North West artist-makers to apply to become Elevate Outdoor Artist's for 2017. Successful applicants will receive mentoring alongside inter/national outdoor artists on Manchester Day 2017.

Walk the Plank and Manchester City Council  opportunity. Supported by Arts Council England. International placements supported by British Council.

Posts

  • 1 paid ELEVATE North West Mid-career Outdoor Artist Mentored Post
  • 2 paid ELEVATE North West Junior Outdoor Artist Mentored Posts
  • 4 paid ELEVATE Emerging Outdoor Artist Placements
  • 4 unpaid ELEVATE Emerging Outdoor Artist Placements
  • 2 ELEVATE Brazilian Creative Practitioner Placements

Period: Up to 10 days (or half day equivalent) between 15th May – 18th June 2017

Location: WOW Workshop, Campfield Market Hall, Manchester M3


ELEVATE

ELEVATE is a North West outdoor artist development programme.  Creative practitioners are mentored by experts to work on Manchester Day, Manchester's largest outdoor arts event. Gaining new skills, experience, network and an introduction to the regions outdoor arts sector.

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Who we are looking for?

We are particularly interested in receiving applications from North West artist-makers working in costume, puppetry or 3D structural makes with an interest in outdoor arts. Applicants must be available to work between May and June 2017.


How to Apply

Click on the links below for more information and to apply.

ELEVATE North West Mid-career Outdoor Artist Mentored Post (paid)

ELEVATE North West Junior Outdoor Artist Mentored Posts (paid)

ELEVATE Emerging Outdoor Artist Placements (paid / unpaid)


The application deadline is 5pm,
Friday 21st April 2017

For enquiries please contact Walk the Plank on learning@walktheplank.co.uk

 


Walk the Plank & Manchester City Council Placement Opportunity. Supported by Arts Council England. Brazilian Placements supported by British Council.
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