Commissions

​This section has all the latest arts related commissions in Cambridge and the surrounding area.   To share an opportunity with the network, simply log in using your member profile or to join CAN click here.

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Market Place Development Commissions Programme - Round 2

Market Place is building audiences for the arts by supporting new activity that reaches new audiences in the market towns of Brandon, Mildenhall, Newmarket, Chatteris, March, Whittlesey...

Posted by CAN network on 16th May 2016.

Call for Artists: Revealing Wisbech

From May – July 2016 the Market Place project will be offering community groups in Wisbech in Cambridgeshire taster arts workshops with the view to shaping a programme of short...

Posted by CAN network on 13th April 2016.

Call for arts projects benefiting Fenland and Forest Heath

We are delighted to announce the first round of the Development Commissions Programme. Market Place supports new ideas that encourage participation in the arts, develops new programmes...

Posted by Market Place on 24th February 2016.

Nene Park Artist Commissions

Overview of the project: Vivacity Culture and Leisure Trust, ‘Peterborough Presents’ (the Creative People and Places programme for the city) and Nene Park Trust are seeking...

Posted by Metal Peterborough on 2nd February 2016.

Felbrigg Hall: The Makers - Artist residencies and commissions

The National Trust in partnership with Norfolk Contemporary Art Society would like to appoint three artists for ‘The Makers’ a contemporary art residency and commission project...

Posted by CAN network on 25th January 2016.

Wysing Poly: Artist Residencies

As part of Wysing's 2016 programme, Wysing Poly, they are offering residencies across three periods, each lasting eight weeks. For the past ten years Wysing Arts Centre has...

Posted by CAN network on 15th December 2015.

Extend Leadership Programme – Call for Artists

On behalf of engage, the National Association for Gallery Education, and as part of the Extend Leadership Programme, the Cultural Leaders group are seeking to commission an individual...

Posted by sammartin8745 on 28th November 2015.

Isle of Ely Primary School arts commission

Isle of Ely Primary School is a new school in Ely. In January, it will move to its brand new school building at the centre of a new development on the outskirts of Ely. The Isle of Ely...

Posted by CAN network on 24th November 2015.

Cambridge Live: Syd Barrett public art project commission

Cambridge Live has issued the creative brief for the opportunity for an artist or artists to create a piece of public art commemorating the life of Syd Barrett, founding member of Pink...

Posted by CAN network on 17th November 2015.

Cambridge City Council: Mill Road Railway Legacy Public Art Project

Cambridge City Council would like to appoint an artist to create a public art work to be located at the site of an Environmental Improvement Project at the corner junction of Cavendish...

Posted by CAN network on 2nd November 2015.