Wednesday 30 January 2013

White Cube Open Submission

White Cube Gallery invite artists to submit work for a group exhibition, entitled 'Open Cube', curated by Adriano Pedrosa. Works must be available for sale and inclusion in the exhibition. Deadline for submissions is the 28 February, shortlisted artists will be interviewed in London in March- April. For more info click on whitecube

Serena Rowe

Serena is exhibiting some paintings in the Scottish Show at Panter Hall Gallery, 27 Bury Street, London SW1Y. 30 Jan- 22 Feb. Details at

Solo Award 2013

The Wilson Williams Gallery are awarding a UK artist working in any medium a solo exhibition and £1,000 prize. Wilson Williams Gallery, 34/35 Hatton Garden, London EC1N. Deadline 20 June. For more info click on

Kaleid Artist's Books

Kaleid Editions invites submissions from European based artists who do books for an exhibition and book fair, to be held in London on sat 20 July. Deadline for submissions 1 May, info at

The British School at Athens Bursary

The Arts Bursary of the British School at Athens (former Prince of Wales Bursary for the
Arts) aims to give makers in whatever discipline an opportunity to develop and
enhance their work by spending time in Greece. The Bursary of £2,500 is given annually
Applications should arrive by 8 March. Further information go to the 'Opportunities' page above, you can also read about the School at the web site

Wednesday 23 January 2013

Humphrey Ocean

Humphrey, Academic Board and Faculty member of the Drawing School, currently has an exhibition of his portraits on display at the National Portrait Gallery. This series of gouache paintings made of visitors to his studio over the last few years is called 'A Handbook of Modern Life' and is on until 1 September 2013.
For details click on npg

Daniel Preece

Dan's painting 'Power Station with Barges' has been selected for the Lynn Painter Stainers exhibition at the Mall Galleries 19 February- 2 March. He is also exhibiting at Pitzhanger Manor along with alumnus Aude Cunniberti in the London Group Centenary Year exhibition until 9 March. Pitzhanger Manor Gallery and House, Walpole Park, Mattock Lane, London W5 5EQ.

Tuesday 22 January 2013

Sainsbury Scholarship

Deadline 31 January. This award comprises of a twelve-month residency (October 2013-September 2014) at The British School in Rome with Live/Work studio, communal meals, 24-hour library access, a monthly grant of £700 and travel grant of £1,200. Application fee: £25. (This also covers the Rome Fellowship in Contemporary Art and the Derek Hill Foundation Scholarship in Painting and Sculpture, if eligible.) Click on link for details

Derek Hill Foundation Scholarship

31 January is the deadline to apply, the Scholarship encourages artists using paint and/or drawing and is a three month residency at The British School in Rome (October to December 2013), with a Live/Work space, communal meals, 24-hour library access and a £950 per month grant. Application fee: £25. (This also covers the Rome Fellowship in Contemporary Art and the Sainsbury Scholarship in Painting and Sculpture, if eligible.) To apply click on the link

Wellcome Trust Awards

25 January is the deadline to apply for £30,000 funding for imaginative and experimental arts projects exploring biomedical science, for more info go to

BP Portrait Award Deadline

The deadline for appyling online for this year's BP portrait award is 11 February, the work itself needs to be delivered between 11-14 March. For online form and more details go to

Wednesday 16 January 2013

Timothy Betjeman

Tim has a solo show at the Identity Art Gallery in Hong Kong entitled "Glasscapes". It is a series of paintings and collage on glass, canvas and wood and will be on 29 Jan- 3 March, Identity Art Gallery G/F, 53 Tung Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong. You can see more of his work at

Aude Herail Jager

 Aude will be showing several new drawings in the Breakfast Room at Pitzhanger Manor in a site-specific installation. The work started from a celebrated 4th c. BC Apulian volute-krater, which was displayed in that room when Sir John Soane opened his new country residence in 1803. She will also show one drawing in the main Gallery at the Manor.

Private view is on Tuesday 22 January, 6- 9pm, exhibition continues until 9 March. Pitzhanger Manor, Walpole Park, Mattock Lane, London, W5 5EQ. 0208 567 1227.

Rootstein Hopkins Drawing Exhibition

This exhibition is for people in part time adult education in London, the exhibition will take place in the Morley Gallery, SE1, from 8 May- 8 June 2013. All students enrolled in part time adult education in Greater London 2011/2012 and 2012/2013 are eligible to submit up to 3 drawings. The first prize is £1,000, second prize £500 and third prize £250. The judges are Professor Stephen Farthing, Baada Song and Simon Beer.

Deadline for submissions is 1 March. For more details go to