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Submissions wanted: Deptford X

Deptford X is inviting submissions from artists, curators and organisations to take part in Deptford X 2009.

You can now download the guidelines and application from the website:

The deadline for applications is Monday 22 June, 12 noon.

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For Sale: Hot Gold Porsche 924


1984 classic car. 75,000 Miles, in great nick (with only a few little marks of age, haven't we all?!).

She drives like a dream and is very reliable.
Incredibly stylish with CD stereo, wooden and brown interior, and pimp leopard skin seat covers.

7 months MOT and a personal recommendation of garage in East London who have serviced this car for a few years and are very loyal.

It's a bargain at £1100

This is a hard one to let go of, so keen to find a loving home.

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Wanted: Dancers!

We are looking for 9 male and female dancers to participate in a Postmodern May Pole dance at the ARTE POVERA mini festival in association with the Tate Modern and The House of Fairy Tales. The project involves two days rehearsals on the 21 & 22 of May and three afternoons of performance over the bank holiday weekend of the 23, 24 &25 of May.  We are only able to offer £50 to each dancer, however food will be provided by the event and it is a great opportunity to collaborate with lots of artists on a fun and quirky May celebration event.

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Wanted: Artists Taking The Lead - by Fri, 29th

Imminent deadline of Friday 29 May! Here are some reminders why the project is so unique:

.1) the application process is really straightforward - you just need to describe your big idea in 400 words

.2) organisations and collectives can apply, as long as the idea is led by an artist

.3) artists can apply at any stage of their career, whether they have a wealth of experience or are straight out of art college - we will provide guidance and support to help realise the projects

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DIY KYOTO: Your Designer NRG Monitor

Given the recent major rise in gas and electricity prices, being thrifty is on everyone's conscience, and this is the high end way to do it - as you might already know, Wattson is a wireless, designer energy monitor, which tells you how much electricity you are using and/or how much money you are spending, and can help save up to 20% on your electricity bill. It's award winning and a big hit in the design community and with gadget fans, as well as helping flex green credentials. It retails at £99.95 (30% cheaper than previously, due to popular demand and increased production).

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Esther Freud: Writing Course at Jacksons Lane

Jackson’s Lane presents
Finding A Voice with Esther Freud
Jackson’s Lane, 269a Archway Road, Highgate, London, N6 5AA
Weekly from 9 May 2009

Acclaimed novelist and writer Esther Freud will be teaching a writing course at Jacksons Lane, Highgate on Saturday mornings between 10am and 12pm for six weeks from 9th May, (with a break for half term, after three sessions).

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Sunflower Guerilla Gardening Day - 1st May

The third annual event for guerrilla gardeners around the world to get out there and sow sunflower seeds in their neighbourhood. All you need are the seeds, something to poke a hole 2cm in the ground and a bit of imagination.


Launched by the Brussels' Farmers in 2007 and championed by this year should be a bigger planting event than ever! More people are feeling the urge to make a positive contribution to their local environment and have some fun at the same time.

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Call for Submissions: Photography

The Signature Photography Awards 2009

Deadline: Wednesday, 6th May is proud to announce the return of its annual, national photography competition, The Signature Photography Awards.

Student photographers are invited to submit their signature photograph, relevant to one of the five categories listed below, for consideration by our panel. Entrants may only send one photograph for consideration for one chosen category.

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Workshop: Getting Published

Getting published Workshop with Maria McCarthy

7-9pm, Tuesday 19th May 2009
Coptic St,London WC1

Expert advice on getting an agent, approaching publishers, the editing process, getting the right book jacket and demystifying advances and royalties. Time for questions both during the workshop and in the pub

Maria is an author, journalist and lectures on getting published at Bristol University.

For more details check out:

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