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The BROWNFIELD RESEARCH CENTRE - Writing Bursary


AirSpace Gallery is inviting applications from writers for a creative writing commission, to create a new piece of work, on the subject of The Brownfield

There is no bar to the form of creative writing the submitted piece may take - the only stipulation is that it should be no more than 1500 words.

The commissioned work will be featured within The Brownfield Research Centre exhibition, running at AirSpace Gallery from 15th June to 22nd July, 2017. The work will also be exhibited on the Gallery’s website.

The successful applicant will receive £150 for their work.

Applicants should submit the following in a single pdf:

• A CV detailing your writing experience
• 2 samples of creative work (3 pages max each)
• An outline proposal for the commission

These should be sent - with Brownfield Writing in the subject line - to mail@airspacegallery.org no later than midnight, May 25th, 2018.

The application will be considered by a panel drawn from the Gallery’s directors and Board.

All applicants will be informed of our decision by June 1st 2018.

***The completed work will need to be submitted no later than June 21st, 2018***

Please note that unfortunately, this opportunity is not open to anyone currently in full-time education.

AirSpace Gallery is a collaborative, artist led project in Stoke-on-Trent, providing professional development opportunities, studio and exhibiting space and support for artists.

Through a dynamic and evolving programme of exhibitions, events and activities AirSpace Gallery brings critical, high quality contemporary art to the region and provides opportunities for a broad range of artists.

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4 Broad Street
City Centre
Stoke-on-Trent
ST1 4HL

Open during exhibitions

Thursday to Saturday
11:00am to 5:00pm
Tuesdays and Wednesdays
by appointment


+44(0)1782 26 12 21

     

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