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Name of Organisation or Sponsor of Event:
Cassart
Opportunity Title:
OIL PAINTING WORKSHOPS WITH JEREMY BURNS (2 LESSONS PER BOOKING) Every Thursday
Type of Opportunity
Workshops/Education
Eligibility:
Regional
Venue/Place
Kensington
Start Date
23/09/2021
Application and/or Entry Fee(s) Required*
£60
Description
Learn the fundamental elements of oil painting, and discover a range of techniques in these fun and relaxed workshops. Using reference photographs you will learn how to begin and develop an oil painting to a decent standard.

A single booking gets you 2 lessons that are 1 week apart, amounting to 5 hours in total. The first lesson will focus on the underpainting, taking care to achieve a solid structure and convincing tone. The second lesson is where you will bring your paintings to life with the final layer. You will learn how to match colours accurately, refine the shapes, introduce hard and soft edges, add details, and utilize techniques like glazing and scumbling. Throughout the 2 sessions there will be an open discussion, lots of handy tips, and you can ask as many questions as you like. They’re always welcome!
Name of Organisation or Sponsor of Event:
Cassart
Opportunity Title:
OIL PAINTING WORKSHOPS WITH JEREMY - Tuesdays
Type of Opportunity
Workshops/Education
Eligibility:
Regional
Venue/Place
Islington
Start Date
23/09/2021
Application and/or Entry Fee(s) Required*
£60
Description
Learn the fundamental elements of oil painting, and discover a range of techniques in these fun and relaxed workshops. Using reference photographs you will learn how to begin and develop an oil painting to a decent standard.

A single booking gets you 2 lessons that are 1 week apart, amounting to 5 hours in total. The first lesson will focus on the underpainting, taking care to achieve a solid structure and convincing tone. The second lesson is where you will bring your paintings to life with the final layer. You will learn how to match colours accurately, refine the shapes, introduce hard and soft edges, add details, and utilize techniques like glazing and scumbling. Throughout the 2 sessions there will be an open discussion, lots of handy tips, and you can ask as many questions as you like. They’re always welcome!
Name of Organisation or Sponsor of Event:
Image Music Text
Opportunity Title:
IMT - Digital Residency
Type of Opportunity
Residency
Eligibility:
International
Venue/Place
Digital Residency
Deadline Date
01/10/2021
Description
IMT is inviting applications from artists working in multimedia art practices to join our new Digital Residencies programme. The aim of Digital Residencies is to provide a focused environment for the development of artistic and professional practice, as well as providing a sustainable form of making artistic research and practice public. The successful applicant will join IMT, along with three other artists invited by IMT for this project.
Name of Organisation or Sponsor of Event:
Boomer Gallery
Opportunity Title:
VOGUE III | OPEN CALL
Type of Opportunity
Call for submissions
Eligibility:
International
Venue/Place
Tower Bridge
Deadline Date
02/10/2021
Application and/or Entry Fee(s) Required*
Submission is free / Charge upon acceptance
Description
As some of you might know, every time an exhibition is very successful we will have multiple editions with the same theme and for our next show we have “VOGUE”-Third Edition.

The first two editions have been mind blowing from all points of view and the third and last one might be the best of this exhibition series as we are hosting this event in our newly open space in Tower Bridge London.

The purpose of this exhibition is to find out what is the current trend in contemporary art and how each artist feels is the right approach to a successful career.

This Exhibition Will Take Place At Our Newly Opened Space In Tower Bridge.

The new space is located in Tower bridge, one of most iconic places in the world and the most visited place in the whole UK.

The space is nestled between modern and classic London icons: The Shard 4 minutes away, Tower Bridge 1 minute away, London Bridge 2 minutes away.

With a blend of traditional Victorian brick walls and a central private bar just for our audience, the space is unique in the whole city of London.

There are no subject restrictions just a couple of guidelines.

Submission Guidelines- Please read carefully.

To apply for “VOGUE” simply email us 3 images of your work (3 different works) Title_ Size_ Medium_ Price and a short bio, no more than 150 words at boomergallery@gmail.com.

Eligible media but not limited:

painting | sculpture | photography | digital art | Installation | video | prints | textile | illustrations | etc

To make a submission is absolutely free but we do charge a £165 fee for each participating artist as we only charge 15% sales commission and that includes:

printed catalogs | admin | graphic designer | champagne | caviar | professional photographer | hostess | security | bartender.
Name of Organisation or Sponsor of Event:
Embracing Our Differences, Sarasota, Florida, USA
Opportunity Title:
2022 Embracing Our Differences International Art Exhibit Celebrating Diversity
Type of Opportunity
Juried competition W/Awards
Eligibility:
International
Venue/Place
Bayfront Park in downtown Sarasota
Start Date
8/5/2021
Deadline Date
06/10/2021
Application and/or Entry Fee(s) Required*
Free
Description
Embracing Our Differences is seeking submissions for an outdoor juried art exhibit featuring 50 billboard-sized images created by local, national and international artists. The display reflects the artists' interpretations of the theme "enriching lives through diversity."

What you get: The exhibit is displayed annually at Bayfront Park in downtown Sarasota and will be displayed from January 19 – April 10, 2022. Awards are given for "Best-in-Show Adult," "Best-in-Show Student," and "People's Choice" categories totaling $3000.

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