Tower Hamlets Council

Arts Forum Online: 13th September 2017

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Jobs & Paid Opportunities

  1. Curator, Whitechapel Gallery
  2. Administrator, St. Margaret's House
  3. Assistant Film Officer, The Film Office
  4. Digital Marketing Intern, Rich Mix
  5. Visitor Services Supervisor, Whitechapel Gallery
  6. Communications and Marketing Officer, Green Candle Dance Company
  7. General Manager, Upswing
  8. Head of Operations & Finance, Drake Music
  9. Development Manager (part time), London Music Fund
  10. Studio Co-ordinator, YourStudio Ltd
For listings of all current arts jobs in Tower Hamlets or East London, click here.


  1. BBC Children in Need Small Grants Programme
  2. Leverhulme Trust International Academic Fellowships
  3. The Heritage Lottery Fund : Heritage Grant Scheme
  4. The Peter Cruddas Foundation
  5. The Theatres Trust : London Theatres Small Grants Scheme
  6. Veolia Environmental Trust Grants
To view all of our funding listings or search for grant schemes by category, click here.

Professional development

  1. THCVS : Tower Hamlets Council Event Fund Grants Workshop
  2. Bow Arts : How To Professionalise Your Practice + Networking Event
  3. Acting With Puppets: The Other Self, Rouge28theatre
  4. 10 Week Residency Programme - Autumn 2017, Space Clarence Mews
  5. Moving into Maturity CPD - Leading Dance with Older People and Dance & Dementia
  6. Kickstart Your Career In Participatory Music, Trinity Laban Conservatoire Of Music and Dance
  7. Creative++ - 4 week accelerator programme for creative entrepreneurs
  8. Clown & Dark Clown Course, Peta Lily Company
To see all training and professional development opportunities, or search by category, click here.

Arts workshops & activities

  1. Dance and Music Courses, Idea Store Learning (Tower Hamlets Council)
  2. Playing the Groove – A ‘Facilitated OPENLAB’ with Sara Ruddock
  3. Risograph Printing Workshop
  4. The Walking Reading Group on Care, SPACE
  5. AmIaDancer
  6. Courses and workshops at October and November 2017
  7. Bookbinding Workshop - Introduction To Bookbinding
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. Tower Hamlets Announce London Borough of Culture Bid & Consultation Event
  2. A New Home for The Live Art Development Agency In Bethnal Green
  3. Spitalfields Music Announce 2017 Festival Line Up + Artistic Curator
  4. Researchers Sing Praises Of Creative People and Places
  5. The Working Artist: East London Group at The Nunnery
For news and valuable resources, click here for full listings and to search by category.

Opportunities & requests

  1. LADA at Mansford Street Commission, Call for Proposals
  2. Writeidea Short Story Competition
  3. Scan/Exchange: A free opportunity to have family archive images scanned at high resolution
  4. OPEN CALL for Video Art: Virtual Embrace, RAW Labs
  5. Match Funded Places at Cockpit Arts
  6. The Space Theatre Season Spring 2018 – open for applications
  7. Totally Thames Tower Hamlets Silk River Procession - call for volunteers
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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