Open for Applications: Four Awards at Cockpit Arts

Four Awards at Cockpit Arts open for application.

We are delighted to announce that there are four Cockpit Arts Awards now open for applications. All Awards comprise business support provided by Cockpit Arts as well as subsidised studio space for one year.

The Cockpit Arts/ Clear Insurance Award

Aims to support professional makers who have been in business for less than three years and have aspirations to develop their craft business.

Deadline for applications: 5pm, Monday 1 April 2019

The Cockpit Arts / Newby Trust Craft Excellence Awards ** NEW AWARD **

Aims to support a maker to practice their craft at a key stage in their skill development and support their craft business to achieve financial sustainability.

PAPERWORKS 2019 National Juried Competition

JUROR:  Hillary Reder, Curatorial Assistant, Department of Prints & Drawings, Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Award: Exhibition of up to 6 selected works, August 2019 at b.j. spoke gallery, Huntington, NY from August 1-28, 2019.  Opening Reception: Saturday, August 3rd from 6:00-9:00pm

Audio Recording Engineer Practicum


The Audio Recording Engineer Practicum is intended as a continuing education experience for emerging recording engineers with mature artistic insight and advanced practical skills, including significant professional experience or a high level of professional training. Practicum participants learn about equipment, software, and recording techniques while working on a wide variety of projects.

Applications are being accepted for the following time periods:

Call for Entries: The John Ruskin Prize 2019



PRIZES: 1st Prize: £3K | 2nd Prize: £1K | Student Prize: £1K

A shortlist of 25 artists, designers and makers will have their selected works exhibited at The Holden Gallery, Manchester in a high profile exhibition from 12 July - 24 August 2019.

DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: 12.05.2019 at 5pm

Visual literacy charity The Big Draw, organisers of The John Ruskin Prize have announced the nationwide call for entries for The John Ruskin Prize 2019. The prize returns following the critically acclaimed prize exhibition ‘Master of All Trades’ held in Sheffield in 2017 attracting an audience of over 44,000 visitors.

46 th Annual Rocky Mountain National Watermedia Exhibition

The Rocky Mountain National Watermedia (RMNW) exhibition, in its 46 th year, is presented by Center for the Arts Evergreen (CAE) in Evergreen, Colorado. RMNW attracts entrants and jurors from throughout the United States, and is regarded as one of the top watermedia exhibitions in the country.

2019 JUROR CAE is pleased to announce that internationally acclaimed painter, Sterling Edwards, will serve as the juror for the 46th annual Rocky Mountain National Watermedia Exhibition. Edwards is a contemporary watermedia master who is originally from Kansas City, Missouri. Sterling Edwards will offer a Master Workshop, Watercolors From A to Z, at CAE July 29 – August 1, 2018 (Monday-Thursday).


Butterbiggens Prize in British painting


The Butterbiggens Prize is an experiment to see if an art foundation can be productive on a micro scale. We provide tiny grants for artists in the form of fast food gift certificates.

A showcase for contemporary emerging artists, Artists from England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Island, as well as the Channel islands and Crown dependancies are eligble. 

Micro Fellowship for UK painters, juried by a group of Scottish Art Students.

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