The next closing date for applications is 28th November 2016
Room 6 is a well-established group of textile artists that have come together, originally connected to the Foundation Degree in Stitched Textiles at Eastleigh College, to challenge and support its members and to provide regular opportunity for exhibiting at a professional level.
Members meet every two months on Mondays at the Granary Studio, Owslebury, Hampshire for an administrative meeting and mentoring sessions that could include work in progress sessions or group crits. Applicants should be willing to attend meetings regularly.
There is a membership fee of £5 per meeting to cover administration costs and hanging fee to cover costs for exhibitions, this might vary according to the exhibition venue costs.
The Application Process
Membership is open to anyone working in the medium of textiles. Applicants should be able to show a strong personal style, have exceptional skill in making and excellent knowledge of their chosen materials.
Applicants should contact the secretary consuelo simpson, firstname.lastname@example.org for an application form, and should be prepared to send a CD of up to 8 images of their current work, a CV and a personal statement of approximately 300 words. Images may also be sent via Dropbox or WeTransfer. The group will meet to consider the applications and invite potentially successful applicants to present their work on Monday 12th December, a decision will be made within 28 days and it will be final.