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Covid-19 Response:

Commission Opportunity #c2  


Fantastic Exhibition Opportunity available In Sunderland Based Artists. 


Artists fee of £1500 available.  


SUBMISSION DEADLINE _ 21st august 2020_5PM  

The Covid-19 pandemic has altered the way in which our organisation runs. We have had to close our doors to the public during lockdown. However we have had success in applying to arts council funding to commission artists to make a new bodies of work for exhibitions which explores the pandemic, lockdown and the associated issues which have arisen as a result of the virus. This new programme will be a dynamic and experimental form of delivery for our organisation and will enable us to showcase the amazing talent of Sunderland creatives online and produce opportunities for creatives in the city throughout the next 6 months, this is the first Covid-19 response opportunity (#2) to be released as part of programme. #ACEsupported  #Let’s Create 

This is a great opportunity to exhibit as an emerging creative and  meet other professional artists and contractors within our  growing community as well as benefiting from the networking and support provided  by the Norfolk Street Arts CIC.

If shortlisted you may be asked to attend a meeting to discuss your application with a panel from the partnership organisations.

We regret we cannot provide feedback to unsuccessful applicants

If you are interested, please fill in the form attached at the bottom of this page and return it to

If you would like any more information, please contact Vincent Todd.

With thanks to our funders of this project  Arts Council England and the National lottery 

Application Form 

Equal Monitoring form 

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