Posted in March 2015

Opportunity: Hilperton Parish and Paxcroft Mead residents community photo competition

Opportunity: Hilperton Parish and Paxcroft Mead residents community photo competition

Over the hEdge photo competition – what’s growing in your gardens and homes? This is a free community photography competition for residents Hilperton Parish and Paxcroft Mead (of any age). We’re seeking creative images of what’s growing in gardens and homes in these areas . This could be your flower beds, favourite pot plants, vegetables in your allotment, what … Continue reading

Funding: ArtWorks development grants

To coincide with the publication of ArtWorks’ key findings and recommendations, Paul Hamlyn Foundation is launching a new call for proposals for grants of up to £3,500 to support projects that apply and embed the learning from ArtWorks: Developing Practice in Participatory Settings. The aim of these small grants is to continue developing opportunities for … Continue reading

Conference: The Art of Dwelling – a one-day conference exploring long-term approaches to public art and place.

In recent years the landscape of public art commissioning in the UK has undergone profound change. Linked to the regeneration of post-industrial places during the last decade, funding for public art has diminished as the effects of the recession and austerity politics have taken hold. Meanwhile, in response to what many perceive as the widespread … Continue reading

Funding: The Idlewild Trust

The Idlewild Trust has announced that the next closing date for applications to its grant making programme is the 23rd September 2015. The Idlewild Trust is a grant making trust that supports registered charities concerned with the encouragement of the performing and fine arts and crafts, the advancement of education within the arts and the … Continue reading

Funding: Persimmon Homes Community Champions Fund

Persimmon Homes Community Champions fund has up to £750,000 funding over the next 12 months to fund local community initiatives. The charity match programme will give donations of up to £1000 to local UK groups and charities, which have already raised vital funds themselves. Up to £52,000 a month is available from Persimmon’s 24 businesses. … Continue reading