Bloc Projects - Open Call for Billboard Works
Deadline: 29 March 2015
Application fee: Bloc projects membership required
Bloc Projects is pleased to invite proposals for works to be presented on our publicly situated billboard. Positioned close to the Bloc Projects gallery space in the centre of Sheffield, UK, the billboard have shown work by a range of early-mid career artists since 2004.
Proposals must be for two dimensional works either printed as a billboard or applied directly to the boards, and may include examples of the proposed image or a description of a new work you intend to produce.
Applications are welcome from visual artists working in any discipline, including those who may not usually work in two dimensions. Applicants must be current or new members of Bloc Projects - find out more about the full range of member benefits and how to join at http://www.blocprojects.co.uk/membership.
Successful applicants will be paid a fee of £150, and the selected works will be on display for one month in Summer and Autumn 2015. Bloc Projects will cover all material and printing costs.
To apply please send a PDF to info [at] blocprojects.co.uk with the subject line Billboard Proposal by midnight, 29 March 2015 containing:
- Proposal (maximum 500 words + may include images)
- CV and statement - Up to 5 images of your previous work
- Your website and contact details
The billboards measure 500 x 175 cm approx'; full measurements and print specifications will be provided to the successful applicants.
Please note: We can not accept proposals for three dimensional works or proposals sent by post.