New artist opportunities with Emily Peasgood

This Spring will see the launch of a new exhibition by sound artist and composer Emily Peasgood at God’s House Tower and we’re excited to share some fantastic opportunities for you to get involved and be a part of the exhibition.

Inspired by the changing Southampton coastline and GHT’s unique location, Emily’s exhibition will explore the personal narratives, urban myths and sentimental stories collected over the years through music and sound and you have the chance to create your own musical interpretations or share your memories with Emily. A

Apply for our Open Calls:

  • Share your stories – Composer and sound artist Emily Peasgood is writing a song inspired by Southampton’s changing coastline for an upcoming exhibition at GHT and wants to hear your stories and memories. Perhaps you or a loved one worked on the docks? Or have lived in Southampton all your life and noticed how it has changed? Whatever your story, this is your chance to contribute to and be part of the GHT Story. Find out more here
  • Performers – As part of Emily Peasgood’s exhibition, we are looking for three performers to interpret Emily’s song and perform at the exhibition launch event later this year. Whether you are a folk singer or a visual and sound artist looking to create a multi-disciplinary piece, the open call is open to all performing disciplines. Find out more here

You can see our full list of opportunities, open calls and commissions by heading to our programme page here.

We realise that text-based applications are not suitable for everyone, so if you would like to apply in a different way, require the briefs in an alternative format or wish to discuss other options, please either email us on enquiries@aspacearts.org.uk or call 023 80 338 778.

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