Open Call
Propose your event / activity

Application deadline 9am 1 May 2017

Rivington Place

London, UK

Free event, booking essential

We're inviting creative practitioners to propose an event or activity to happen at our building Rivington Place in Shoreditch, London between July 17 – March 18.

Proposals will be selected by our programming team.

Deadline to apply is 9am on 1 May 2017

We're welcoming proposals from artists, photographers, writers, performers, musicians, curators and collaborators to propose an event/ activity that explores cultural diversity and human rights through creative practice.

About the opportunity:

The proposed event/ activity will take place in our one or more of our gallery spaces. We have the capacity to hold:

  • Gallery 1: 100 standing and 80 seated
  • Gallery 2: 80 standing and 60 seated
  • Gallery 3 (new learning space): 35 standing and 25 seated

We will commit a budget of up to £500 to cover A/V, building opening costs and contributor fees; therefore the event/ activity needs to be scaled appropriately.

Please note: this is a not an exhibition opportunity, we programme exhibitions years in advance.

How to apply:


  • Deadline for proposals: 1st May, 9am
  • Selection will take place: w/c 15th May
  • Meetings with successful applicants will take place end of May/ early June

Send us the following (written text should not take more than 2 sides of A4):

  • Name and contact details
  • About you and your work
  • Your proposed idea
  • Who is the event/ activity for? And anticipated or known audience numbers
  • Preferred dates/ times for your event/ activity
  • 3 examples of your work
  • Save the document using your first and second name
  • Email proposals to –

Any questions please email: