Artist opportunities

Take a look at our Artist Opportunities that we have running at QUAD. We are currently accepting applications for the following:

VR Artist Training and Development Course


Mondays, 12th November 2018 - 26th January 2019

Are you an artist who would like to experiment with VR and immersive experiences as part of your developing practice?

Places are now available for the Digital Artist Training and Development Course at QUAD. This is a unique 10 week training and development course written and led by QUAD, built around our VR exhibition season in November.

The course starts on Monday 12th of November, running over 10 Mondays daytimes with a break for Xmas. The course finishes with an exhibition of the participating artists work at QUAD on Sunday 3rd February 2019

This course focuses on a range of VR and immersive practices from basic VR techniques including 360 photography and video, stereoscopic imagery, and google cardboard, to complex immersive interactive experiences involving computer game engines and sound.

The course will also offer sessions on developing your professional goals including career sustainability, writing about your practice, marketing, fundraising, participation, socially engaged practice and more. 

We encourage artists of all backgrounds to apply whether you are a painter, sculptor, illustrator, sound artist, performer, dancer or any other art form this course aims to augment and enhance your current artistic practice.

Places are very limited, open to artists working in any medium and at any stage of their career. The course is partly subsidised by QUAD, the fee to take part is £400 per artist.


If you would like more information or are interested in applying for a place please contact