CSoA x Turf Projects LOFT Curating Residency 2020
A paid opportunity for a 2nd Year Level 3 student studying at Croydon School of Art in 2020-21 to undertake a 4-month work placement with Turf Projects, with a focus on curating in-house project space LOFT.
The residency will run from the end of November 2020 – March 2021, and will include dedicated desk space, mentorship from Turf Projects Staff, and creative exhibition and events curation opportunities. The resident curator will receive training in programming exhibitions and events, marketing, installation, fundraising, budgeting and more, and will be paid at a rate of £100 /day (equivalent to over London Living Wage).
- Students invited to apply:
Wed 28th October 2020
- Turf talk / Q+A session:
Wednesday 4th November 2020
- Application Deadline:
Tuesday 10th November 2020
- Shortlisted Applicants informed:
Thursday 12th November 2020
Thursday 19th November 2020
- Successful Applicant informed:
Friday 20th November 2020
25th November – 31st March 2020
(1 day / week, during Turf open hours + occasionally, you may be asked to work some additional hours, e.g. to oversee install of your curated show. All time will be paid in full.)
- Exhibition in LOFT window space:
Install: 16 – 19 December 2020 // De-install: 6 – 9 January 2020
- Exhibition in LOFT space:
Install: 17 – 18 March 2021 // De-install: 31 March 2021
- Studying on 2nd Year of Level 3 or Access course at Croydon School of Art in 2020-21
- Commitment to residency as detailed in Timeline
HOW TO APPLY
Please send a 1 page CV and a completed application form to email@example.com by 17:00 on Tuesday 10th November 2020. Please title your email as “CSoA LOFT Residency Application: <insert name>”.
Alternatively, you may also send us a hardcopy of your completed form to the following address:
46-47 Trinity Court
Croydon CR0 1UQ
Should you have any further questions regarding the application process, please do feel free to email the Head of Artist Development at: firstname.lastname@example.org.