The GRAIN Bursary is an award to a photographer or artist working in photography.
The bursary offers an award of £2,000 to support the making of new work in the rural West Midlands.
The bursary supports artistic development, experimentation and the production of new work, rather than an exhibition, touring or display of finished work. It offers time to explore processes and try out new ideas. The applicant must have a photographic practice.
The bursary is not a commission or production grant but a package of support focusing on research and process that can be used flexibly according to the successful recipient.
The West Midlands region is made up of the following areas; Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Herefordshire, Shropshire and Staffordshire.
This opportunity is part of a broader series of continued professional development opportunities conceived and developed by GRAIN, supported by Arts Council England and Birmingham City University.
The applicant must be based in England and must submit their application by 5pm, 31 January 2019.
A panel of photography experts will shortlist candidates for interview from the applications received.
Camilla Brown, Curator, Writer and Lecturer
Jennie Anderson. Directory of Argentea Gallery
John Hillman. Professor of Photography, Educator, Researcher and Image Maker
For queries and further information about this opportunity, please contact: Stephen.firstname.lastname@example.org