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Research and Curatorial Project Bursaries

Turning Point South West is pleased to announce two new opportunities for visual arts practitioners (curators, artists, writers & freelance cultural producers)  living in the South West.  Please do circulate to your networks.

Curatorial Project Bursaries, deadline for applications 18 April 2012

A limited number of individual bursaries of up to £300 will be available to help fund ambitious curatorial projects, including exhibitions, events and performances to be delivered by the end of 2012. Advisory support in connecting with arts organisations, venues and writers will also be available for successful applicants via Turning Point South West.

In addition, bursary holders will attend a dissemination event where you will be asked to share your experiences of the project with an invited peer audience including fellow bursary holders. You will be asked to present for no more than 10-15 minutes and to take questions followed by a group discussion at the end. Travel for this event will be covered in addition to the bursary.

Further information and details of how to apply can be found here>>

 International Art Research Bursaries

Turning Point South West, working with Spike Associates, is offering a number of bursaries for visual art practitioners, (curators, artists, writers &freelance cultural producers) based in the South West region – Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, Bristol, Bath, Somerset, Dorset, Devon and Cornwall.

A limited number of bursaries of up to £300 will be available to help fund research trips nationally and internationally between April and end of September 2012. These could include major international art festivals including DOCUMENTA 13, Glasgow International, 7th Berlin Biennale, Manifesta 9, Liverpool Biennial as well as independently planned research trips to key locations.

 In addition, bursary holders will attend a dissemination event later in the year to share your experiences from the research trip with an invited peer audience including fellow bursary holders.  You will be asked to present for no more than 10-15 minutes and to take questions followed by a group discussion at the end. Travel for this event will be covered in addition to the bursary.

For further information and details of how to apply, please click here >>

 

02/04/2012

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