A couple of excellent arts opportunities are open for application now.
The Royal Scottish Academy of Art and Architecture (RSA)
- Call to Artists
The RSA Open Exhibition has a long history of celebrating the best of contemporary practice. Drawing from artists across the whole of Scotland and beyond, this exhibition showcases around 400 small and medium sized works (max. 80cm in any direction) selected through open submission, including painting, drawing, sculpture, print, film and photography.
This year the RSA Open Exhibition will be back in the entire RSA Lower Galleries, running from 23 June to 25 July.
How to Enter: Artists need to register and complete the online application process at www.royalscottishacademy.oess.uk.
Rules and FAQs: http://bit.ly/2oNACOJ
Deadline: Sunday 6 May at 5pm
Dundee Street Art Trail - Call to Artists
Open/Close Dundee now have funding for artists to create a trail of 15 artworks around the Stobswell area of Dundee, and are welcoming submissions from amateurs and professionals alike from all over Scotland.
They are commissioning around 15 new doors for the Stobswell tour and the call for artists is now open. Anyone can apply to paint a door, you just need to tell us about your concept and show us some examples of your previous work. Each successful artist will receive £300 to design and paint their door (materials for painting the door will not be supplied).
How to Enter: To download the information pack and for the link to the online application form, visit their website at: http://openclosedundee.co.uk/stobswell/
Deadline: Monday 12 February at midnight
Handmade Edinburgh 2018 - Call for Applications
Invitation to exhibit at the third edition of Handmade Edinburgh at the historic and elegant Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh. The event takes place from Fri 10 - Sun 12 August 2018.
Applications are welcome from individual makers, groups and galleries of contemporary craft working in the following disciplines: furniture, metal, ceramics, glass, jewellery, textiles, woodwork, paper and sculpture.
How to Enter: To read more about the application process and to complete the online application form, visit their website: http://www.handmadeinbritain.co.uk/events/handmade-edinburgh/#apply
Deadline: Wednesday 28 February at 6pm.