Artist Opportunities

Open Calls and more

QUAD offers opportunities to artists at all career stages

QUAD regularly offers a range of opportunities of all levels to develop their practice

QUAD’s Artistic programme includes local, national and internationally significant exhibitions, commissions and residencies. We also showcase work by local artists and students from University of Derby and beyond alongside professional practice opportunities and mentoring support for early and mid-career artists.

Open Opportunities

OPEN CALL – QUAD’s Exhibition Opportunity for Young People

An opportunity for creative young people, aged 12– 25 as part of our upcoming exhibition JOURNEY.

31st Oct - 17th Dec

Midlands Open Call For Disabled Early-Career Creatives

A project seeking to promote work by disabled early-career creatives.

06th Nov - 27th Nov

Exhibition Archive

Find out about many of the fantastic exhibitions held at QUAD since our opening in 2008

Support QUAD

QUAD is a registered Charity and not for profit organisation, reliant on the generous donations from local business, the public and our funders.

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QUAD is a registered charity.