The Appledore Visual Arts Festival 2009 (Lá Fora…65)

Festival : Appledore Arts manages the Festival which from its inception has grown in quality, content and popularity. Today it is recognized as a major high quality visual arts event with an established regional profile and a growing national presence.Our vision is to support, promote and advance the visual arts in the South West. Artists are heavily involved in the inception and development of programming. Our objective is to offer an innovative, exciting and diverse range of experiences and activities for all age groups including children and young people.Theme: Fire & Fury
We are now inviting applications based on the theme of ‘Fire & Fury’ and we are interested in receiving proposals for any of the following categories :

1. Events
2. Exhibitions
3. Residencies
4. Schools Art Project
5. Festival Photographer
6. Drop-in Workshops
7. Advance-Booking Workshops

Our standard fee for selected artists is £200 per day. We pay expenses for materials and we are also able to contribute towards travel expenses. For those artists who require accommodation we aim to provide lodgings with local residents who are supporters of the Festival. As part of the selection process we will discuss each project and agree a budget for materials prior to contract approval.

If you are interested in applying, there is no application form we would however like to know how you learnt about our Call for Artists. Please submit proposals with art work as required, if you would like your art work returned please include an SAE. We prefer to receive applications in the mail. During December applications will be reviewed by a Selection Panel and all applicants will be informed of the outcome by early January 2009.


For more information contact:
Appledore Arts
Fiona Fraser-Smith (Project Manager)
3 Marine Parade
EX39 1PJ Appledore, Devon
tel: 07900 212747



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