Open Call: 'Desire Paths'

x3 large commissions; £5000 plus £3000 production budget each

x6 small commissions; £1000 plus £500 production budget each

Desire Paths (19 August 2023 – 25 November 2023) is Turf Projects’ Croydon London Borough of Culture flagship project and part of Turf’s year exploring the theme ‘DEMYSTIFICATION’. A satellite arts festival across Croydon, the project aims to explore how communities and creatives can shape the spaces and places around them, with a focus on disused and underused spaces around the borough.

Call to Artists: Collage & Folklore Residency: Knoxville

During the Folklore & Collage Residencies, artists identify stories from communities and make art which activates these stories. Prior to arrival in Knoxville, artists will meet once virtually to meet one another and to discuss how to select the folklore on which they will focus during the residency. 

Lore: Myth Magic and Mystery

Open Call: Art Exhibition, Lore


Theme: Lore: Myth, Magic and Mystery


No fee to apply.


Artists from anywhere working in any medium are cordially invited to submit artwork that addresses the aforementioned theme. Work can explore both cultural and personal lore or a combination of the two.      


Whereas artists from anywhere are invited to apply, work must arrive for installation by Mid-October.                                                 


To Apply please carefully read the directions below and then fill in the form at:


Call to Artists: Collage Artist Residency in Scotland

An in-person residency at MERZ Gallery in Sanquhar, Scotland centered on collage artists who want to incorporate history and folklore into their artist practice. Residents will make artwork for an exhibition and book. 

Deadline to Apply: 31 July 2022Submissions will be reviewed on a rolling basis until space is filled. Artists are encouraged to apply well before the deadline. 


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