Made in Arts London is a not for profit enterprise originally founded by students, for students.
Made in Arts London launches a new collection annually, comprised of current students (at the time of application) curated by a changing panel of industry professionals.All applicants will receive written feedback from their submission, regardless of if whether they have been selected or not. Artists and designers working in all media and disciplines are encouraged to apply, and successful applicants are awarded a two year tenure, with their work available to purchase online (www.madeinartslondon.com) as well as at many events throughout the year.
In order to fully represent all of our artists, Made in Arts London participates in and organises a wide variety of events, exhibitions and fairs. Ranging from self-initiated exhibitions and design and illustration led pop-ups, to working in partnership with established markets such as Canopy Market in Kings Cross, to exhibiting annually at the Affordable Art Fair Hampstead, there are opportunities available to everyone.
Alongside the sale and exhibiting of work, Made in Arts London provides free workshops, networking activities, one-to-one advice and targeted promotion for all our artists and designers. We also work alongside a range of external partners, providing further opportunities through mentoring initiatives, monetary and material bursaries, as well as being entered into exclusive competitions.
UPDATE, 29/04/20: We regret to announce that due to unforeseen circumstances we are no longer accepting submissions for our 2020 Collection and have paused this opportunity ahead of the closing date. Due to the disruptions to our programme caused by the pandemic, we feel it is best to pause this years submissions and to re-open it again next year in 2021. By making this decision we hope that anyone who applies will have the same high standard opportunities and professional development we strive to provide. We apologise to anyone who hoped to apply this year and has not yet been able to do so. If you have applied, please bear with us as we will be contacting you shortly with an update on what this means for your application.
We are now accepting submissions for our 2020 Collection
The deadline for submissions is 30th April 2020!
Applications are open to all current UAL students (at time of deadline) studying any course at any of the six colleges.
The panel will meet within a month of the deadline and you will receive feedback no more than two weeks after the panel have met.
If you are successfully selected to be a Made in Arts London artist, you will be asked to attend a mandatory induction session.
*Please note: This opportunity will close once we reach 150 applications.
Terms and conditions
Made in Arts London is a non-exclusive selling agent and in the event of becoming a Made in Arts London artist you will be expect to sign an agreement accepting our terms and conditions.
Thank you for your interest in selling your work with Made in Arts London. If you have any questions regarding submitting your work please email firstname.lastname@example.org
For another opportunity to sell your work within UAL, why not have a look at what our colleagues over at not just a shop have to offer you
Based in Holborn, not just a shop sells design products and artwork created exclusively by those who have studied at UAL’s 6 prestigious arts colleges. New products and artwork are sourced through open-calls.
not just a shop, photography by Damian Griffiths
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