Hello again and welcome to the artist mailing list email, and some jobs with us at Homotopia. Enjoy!
Grand Plan Fund
Grand Plan are a new charity offering three £1,000 grants a month for people of colour based in the UK who want to make a new creative project. It can be anything: poetry, paintings, fashion, zines, music, food, flowers, photographs — whatever you want essentially.
Polyester Queer Creatives Fund
In collaboration with Monki, Polyester are creating a Queer Creative Fund to offer one LGBTQA+ creative a £1500 grant and one month of creative mentorship sessions with the Polyester and Monki team to create an artistic project of their choosing for the July digital cover of The Polyester Dollhouse.
Trans Vegas 2021
Trans Vegas is back, the UK's largest trans art festival celebrating trans and non-binary people everywhere.
The Unity Theatre - Creative’pool
Check out the latest Creative’pool programme at The Unity Theatre, there’s plenty of greate workshops, meet-ups, skills shares and more.
Come work at Homotopia!
Lastly, in case you missed it, we are currently recruiting for two exciting new roles here at Homotopia, how fab! We appreciate the value of creating a team that has a wide range of lived-experiences and encourage applications from folks who are currently underrepresented in the arts, which might include D/deaf and disabled, neurodivergent, Black, PoC, Trans* and working class applicants.
Both roles are primarily based at the Homotopia office in Liverpool, but some remote and flexible working may be required, in-line with government guidance on covid-19.
We are recruiting:
Festival Coordinator (15 hours week, 6 months fixed term)
Kickstarter: Projects & Marketing Assistant (25 hours a week, 6 months fixed term)
Application deadline: Wednesday 16 June 2021 at 9am.
To apply: You must be referred by your work coach job centre, otherwise your application is NOT eligible.