GPM Vestibules Residency

Cost: Bursary of £2,800

Organiser: Artspace Lifespace

GPM Vestibules Residency

Artspace Lifespace and Bristol City Council’s Arts & Events team are offering a residency to an early career artist to develop new work to exhibit at The Vestibules during the Global Parliament of Mayors Annual Summit in October 2018 at City Hall. The Global Parliament of Mayors is a governance body of, by and for mayors from all continents. From 21-23 October, Bristol will host The Global Parliament of Mayors Annual Summit 2018. To celebrate this global gathering, Bristol City Council Arts Team and Artspace Lifespace have created this resident opportunity and will pay a bursary of £2,800 to create new work which will be exhibited during the Annual Summit at The Vestibules, City Hall.

Deadline for submissions: 12 noon on 6th July. Interviews: 24th July.

GPM Vestibules Residency. How to apply?

“I am delighted to work in partnership with Artspace Lifespace in this new venture and look forward to welcoming individuals and groups to showcase their work. I hope it will provide meaningful opportunities for aspiring and accomplished artists alike.”

Marvin Rees, Mayor of Bristol

“Opening up the Vestibules to local groups will provide much needed art space for local talent. By supporting the local arts scene in this way we can ensure that artists and other creatives continue to play a big role in developing Bristol’s growing culture economy.”

Councillor Estella Tincknell, Deputy Mayor with responsibility for Culture


The Vestibules

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Anybody wanting further information regarding The Vestibules availability or interested in displaying work and/or volunteer should email: or follow Artspace Lifespace on Twitter @ASLS_UK –

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The Vestibules, City Hall, College Green



Contact Details

The Vestibules

Opportunity title: GPM Vestibules Residency
Expiry Date: 2018-07-06T00:00:00+01:00