V&A Poetry 6 month residency (commencing 5 January 2011) – closing date 22 June 2010

Museum Residency: Poetry

£ 7180 (6 month residency)

The V&A has a programme of residencies in the Sackler Centre for arts education. This presents a new opportunity, for poets to have a studio at the V&A for six months commencing 5th January 2011.

Proposals are invited from UK based poets and authors of spoken word who wish to develop their practice through working with the V&A collections and facilities. The Residency provides a unique opportunity to carry out research, make new work and engage with the public through special projects and Open Studio sessions. The V&A is particularly looking for artists and designers for whom engagement with the public is an integral part of their practice.

For further details on the residency and application requirements, please see the full job specification below.

Bursary offered and studio space provided

Closing Date: 22 June 2010

Interviews: 29th July 2010

For a full job specification and to submit your application click here