Tower Hamlets Council

Arts Forum Online: 22nd February 2017

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Jobs & Paid Opportunities

  1. Arts Administrator, Poplar Union
  2. Assistant Registrar, Stuart Shave/Modern Art
  3. Exhibitions Build & Construction Specialist, The Barbican
  4. Casual Art Handler, The Barbican
  5. Schools Outreach Officer, Shakespeare Schools Foundation
  6. Programme Coordinator, Sound Connections
  7. Interim Finance Officer, Bow Arts
For listings of all current arts jobs in Tower Hamlets or East London, click here.


  1. Arts Award Access Fund
  2. Community Radio Fund
  3. Société Générale Community Fund
  4. The 20 Fenchurch Street Legacy Fund
  5. The Fidelio Trust
  6. Woodward Charitable Trust : Summer Playscheme Grants Programme
To view all of our funding listings or search for grant schemes by category, click here.

Professional development

  1. Tower Hamlets CVS : Developing a new voluntary sector consortium
  2. Echo - Tell Your Story: Confidence Building Workshop
  3. Energising Culture, Julie's Bicycle
  4. VCTH Training: Safeguarding Policies & Procedures
To see all training and professional development opportunities, or search by category, click here.

Arts workshops & activities

  1. Guided Training Sessions at Chisenhale Dance Space
  2. REDISCOVERING SHAKESPEARE with Director Jo McInnes, The Ascend Actors Group
  3. ‘Zine-Making Risograph Workshop
  4. TRANSPARENT THINGS, LANDSCAPE DISSOLVES: A screening and talk with Filmmaker Paul Clipson
  5. Free - Three Week STREET ART Workshop Courses for local 16-21 year olds
  6. AmIaDancer, OffthePage Creative Practice
For full listings of all upcoming activities which will get your creative juices flowing, rather than provide vocational skills or accreditation, click here.

News & resources

  1. MPs Call For Ban On Unpaid Arts Internships
  2. Shape Open 2017: Winners Announced!
  3. Arts Council England May Fund an additional 216 NPOs from 2018
  4. Thames Estuary To Be Transformed Into Arts Hub
For news and valuable resources, click here for full listings and to search by category.

Opportunities & requests

  1. Call For Submissions: Guest Projects 2018
  2. Make History Now: LGBT Tower Hamlets Photography Competition
  3. Floating Businesses Sought To Create Splash In Hackney Wick
  4. Open City : Designers get creative in the Activate Challenge 2017!
  5. alt.barbican: A new project led by the Barbican & The Trampery
  6. Call for Entries, Young Masters Art Prize
  7. Totally Thames 2017 Event Call-out
  8. Museum Seeks Local Performers For Community Show At Family Festival
See the full section detailing what’s on offer to local arts organisations and individuals including space available, internships and more by clicking here.

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