CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Photography Workshop Leaders7 December 2012 - 17 December 2012
Pump House Gallery are looking for art facilitators, with a background in photography, to lead a drop in workshop for all ages.
The Pump House Gallery’s programme has engagement at its core and one Sunday of every month, the gallery host Monthly Dos. These workshops provide families and people of all ages a regular chance to drop in and participate in a range of free art activities. They provide a space for people to learn new skills from practicing artists and have fun in a creative environment.
The workshops are often informed by the artwork on display and the Monthly Dos in February to April will be running alongside the upcoming exhibition by BBKP. BBKP a group of four artists, Nathan Birchenough, Nicholas Brown, Craig Kao & Savvas Papasavva, who have worked together since 2006. For this exhibition, they have developed interactive activities based on their discovery of non-digital photography; building pin hole cameras with peanuts shells and testing slit scan cameras on various moving devices. The exhibition will be a documentation of their explorative and playful process of constructing and inventing.
We are looking for artist(s)/organisation(s) to create a proposal for a drop in workshop. The proposal should;
• Describe the activity which will take place. It should share, reflect and respond to the work of BBKP.
• Demonstrate how the activity will engage a wide audience on a drop in basis.
• Demonstrate the applicants experience in facilitating drop in workshops with people of all ages from diverse backgrounds.
• Be delivered on one of the following dates, from 10.30am – 3.30pm:
Sunday 17th February
Sunday 10th March
Sunday 7th April
(Workshops are from 11am – 3pm with half an hour before and after for set up and take down.)
N.B Please note the change of date for the workshop on the 7th April that was previously listed as 17th April.
Fee: £300 to include all expenses including, fees, development, materials, travel, equipment etc. You will also be required to have an enhanced CRB check, complete a Risk Assessment and have your own Public Liability insurance.
To apply: Please submit a brief outline of proposed workshop (no more than 1 page), and include a budget, any relevant images and a CV, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with PHG MONTHLY DO APPLICATIONS in the subject line by Monday 17 December 2012.
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