An opportunity for an artist (or artist team) to be supported for a of period of socially-engaged research within the context of the changing identity of the ‘Regional Capital of the South West’ – Dumfries. The selected artist will work alongside The Stove Network and take advantage of their resources locally, nationally and internationally. The outcomes of this commission will be presented as part of a major public art programme for Dumfries supported by Creative Scotland, Dumfries and Galloway Council and the Holywood Trust.
|Charter 14 - The Stove's most recent project took to the streets of Dumfries as part of local gala, Guid Nychburris Day full details on the Stove blog|
The Stove Network is an emerging artist-led organisation based in Dumfries. The organisation is led by a Curatorial Team who in turn lead a diverse membership in excess of 100 people in projects that work creatively with local people in Dumfries and surrounding area to collectively build a new vision for the town.
A fee is offered of £8,000 (+ additional production budget for realising an outcome of the research period)
Deadline for submissions – 28th July 2014
Full brief from firstname.lastname@example.org