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Date/Time: 19/11/2004 12:00 am

Call for artists as part of Rule of Thumb
As part of the Rule of Thumb: Contemporary Art and Human Rights
programme, the Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow (GoMA) is offering an
artist in residence position and opportunities for artists to work on
issued based collaborative projects with community groups.
For Visual Artists:
GoMA – Artist in Residence £4000 (to include fees and materials). The
artist will be required to respond to the issue of violence against
women and develop new work to be shown as part of the Rule of Thumb
programme at GoMA. The residency will be for 1 month, June 2005, and the
artist will be expected to facilitate 6 workshops and 1 open studio day
with the final work being displayed in GoMA with the possibility of it
being proposed to the Council’s Contemporary Art Purchase Panel. To
apply please send CV, a letter of application outlining your approach to
the residency and up to 12 slides or photos of own work to Alicia
Vanner, Education and Access Curator, Gallery of Modern Art, Royal
Exchange Square, G1 3AH t: 0141 229 1996
Deadline 31st January 2005
For artists of all disciplines (visual artists, performance artists,
musicians, writers etc):
8 outreach participatory arts projects, where artists of all disciplines
will collaborate with women’s groups, refuge projects and identified
organisations across the city, enabling participants to create new work
looking at violence against women issues. Fees and materials to be
negotiated for each project. The artists will have experience of working
with partner organisations, youth and women’s groups and the community
to develop new issue based work. To apply please send CV, including
details of previous experience of collaborative work with community
groups, and up to 12 slides or photos of own work and/or issued based
collaborative work with community groups to Katie Bruce, Social
Inclusion Coordinator, Gallery of Modern Art, Royal Exchange Square, G1
3AH t: 0141 229 1996
Deadline 16th December 2004
For more information on either of these opportunities please contact
Katie Bruce or Alicia Vanner on 0141 229 1996.

Collective Gallery
22-28 Cockburn Street | Edinburgh | EH1 1NY
t: ++44 (0)131 220 1260 | f: ++44 (0)131 220 5585
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Current FREE Exhibitions & Events:
16 Oct-13 Nov
OPEN: Tue-Sat, 12-5pm

Sat 6 Nov, 2-4pm
SHELLY OUELLET, Canadian artist & JASON BOWMAN, British artist (chair)
@ Hawthornden Lecture Theatre, Weston Link, National Gallery of
Scotland, The Mound.
Shelley Ouellet is based in the city of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. Her
presentation will give an overview of the history, roles, methods and
impacts of the artist-run movement in Canada. FREE, advanced booking
recommended 0131-220-1260. Discussion event in association with National
Galleries of Scotland: Education Department.