Professional Development

Call for VAU Artist Members

Visual Artist Unit

Deadline: 30 April 2017 at 17:00

Visual Artist Unit (VAU) is an artist led, not for profit, Community Interest Company supporting emerging artists, and improving access and public engagement in contemporary art.

VAU is offering artist memberships to any emerging artists or designers based in Scotland wishing to become part of a supportive artist network and be given opportunities to promote and develop their work as well as to participate in a wide range of exhibition and public engagement activities.

VAU Artist Memberships are £35 per year offering the following:

Free submission to annual VAU Members Show

Artist profile page on VAU website with statement, images, links to personal website and contact details

Promotion for upcoming personal exhibitions/projects on VAU website and social media

Networking and crit opportunities with a wide range of VAU member artists

VAU hand-made sketchbook

Opportunities to submit exhibition/project/public engagement workshops and talk proposals to VAU management

Opportunities to participate in VAU’s exhibition/public engagement programme

Quarterly e-newsletter

Invites to exhibition and event previews

To apply, please visit to download an application form.

For assistance with your application or to find out more information about membership, please contact

Location: All Scotland

For further information, please contact (, or visit

The deadline is Sunday 30 April 2017 at 17:00.

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