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Call for Artists - The Art Nest

For this years anniversary celebrations, we are holding a fundraising event for Motor neurone disease. Its an Open call where artists can submit as many 12x12inch pieces of artwork as they wish. 

We will choose 100 pieces to fill the gallery this October. Only works selected will be required to pay a £10 hanging fee (per piece) and 30% commission will be deducted on the sale of work. 

We are a wonderful gallery well established over the past 8 years, with a varied and wide ranging reach of buyers and customers. 

Evening ceramics tutor position available

We hope that HVAF members may be interested in a current vacancy at Courtyard Arts: 

We are seeking a tutor for one of our popular Ceramics weekly evening classes in Hertford. The role entails teaching 7.30-9.30pm each Wednesday during term time, starting in September. We welcome enquiries and applications by CV and covering letter to centredirector@courtyardarts.org.uk.


Deadline for applications 31st July.

Courtyard Arts - Artist in Residence 

17th October – 12th November 2019

We are delighted to invite artists’ applications for our annual 4-week residency at Courtyard Arts.

For the duration of the residency the successful artist will take over our gallery space, providing a unique opportunity to develop and share her/his practice.

The Artist in Residence programme is an established highlight of our gallery calendar. It provides a space for artists to engage in dialogue with an audience at the same time as exploring their ideas and creating work.