Call for artist: Carnival of the Animals project

In a joint venture to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Buxton International Festival and the 40th Buxton Festival Fringe, we’re looking to commission a visual artist to work with our outreach team in delivering Explore Arts Awards in five junior schools around Buxton.


Download the full project brief here.


Dates and commitments
During the spring/summer term – post-Easter 2019

Contact hours
3 hours per school 15 hours in total

£750 inclusive (also includes travel costs) Plus £50 for materials per school


How to apply

Please send a short write-up about your experience and how you’d approach the sessions in this project, along with photos of your work to Deadline Friday 22 February 2019.

Successful candidates will be invited to a short interview with representatives from both Buxton International Festival and Buxton Festival Fringe.

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