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Digital Horizon Programme (UofA)

​​​University of Atypical for Arts and Disability (UofA) is recruiting inspiring artists and innovators to lead ‘Digital Horizon’ – a new programme funded by The Santander Foundation.

Digital Horizon is a 3 year professional development programme that aims to support the disability arts sector to pursue new ambitions with the use of digital technology.

UofA are seeking 6 high level artist(s) across a range of artforms who identify as d/Deaf, Disabled or Neurodiverse to lead the programme. Artists and Creative Practitioners who use technology to elevate or inform their practice and inspire others to do the same will be selected. The UofA will programme the seminars over the three year programme 2022-2025.

Are you interested in being one of our Digital Horizon leaders?

To be eligible you should be able to meet the following criteria:

  • Individuals or small collectives can apply.
  • Applicants from UK, Ireland and Internationally based are eligible.
  • Applicants must identify as d/Deaf, Disabled or Neurodiverse.

A fee of £1000 will be offered to the successful applicants; this should include all artistic and professional fees.

The duration of your workshop should be no less than 3 hours and no more than two working days and will be programmed between August 2022 and April 2024.

Those shortlisted will be invited to an informal meeting (via zoom or in person) where particular detail, access requirements for the programme and additional information can be discussed.

Please download the Information Sheet for further details.