Artist Commission

Participants in the Extend Leadership Programme are seeking an artist/designer to create a series of 2D artworks or graphic design responses to interpret research into mainstreaming inclusive practice in the arts sector.

The chosen artist will create visual representations of 8 key principles, to be reproduced digitally as part of a virtual and printed tool kit, to be used in a professional context.

The budget for designing is £750 inclusive of planning time and materials. To express an interest in this commission, please send a brief description (no more than 200 words) of why you are interested in the project with a link to your work to  by Thursday 20 February 2020, 12:00 pm.

All applications will be reviewed, and we will respond with the outcome of your application by Tuesday 25 February 2020. In keeping with the spirit of the research, we particularly encourage applications from artists and designers from marginalised communities.

If selected, the artwork is to be completed and ready for print by 10 March 2020 and be supplied in a high-resolution pdf and .psd or .eps formats.

About the Extend Leadership Programme

Led by Engage, the Extend Leadership Programme is a professional development programme open to applicants working in learning and education roles, across all art forms.

The programme is tailored for colleagues from the arts and cultural sectors, to enable eligible applicants to achieve a greater degree of leadership in their future careers.

As part of the programme, participants work together to complete group enquiries that interrogate issues of education, learning and leadership in the arts and cultural sector.