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Press enquiries

For all b-side festival 2021 press enquiries please contact:

Sandy Kirkby 07770 856 253 sandy@b-side.org.uk



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Community Project Coordinator

b-side is looking for a part-time Community Project Coordinator.

A small selection of the artefacts recovered from the Earl Of Abergervany shipwreck, Portland

Platform Bursary 2022 - Portland Museum

b-side and Portland Museum are offering a £600 artist bursary for an early career artist or an established artist who would like to develop and experiment with a change of practice.

The coastline of Portland from above Photo Chris Hornby

Artist Open Call - This Land (The Last Landscape)

Open Call for an artist or collaboration working in any medium

Deadline: 25th April 2022

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Artist Open Call - This Land (Brandy Row)

Open Call for artists experienced in community engagement, co-creation and socially engaged practice.

Deadline: 25 April 2022

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We are looking for a Research Facilitator

b-side is seeking a Research Facilitator to lead a programme of community-led research exploring the unique natural and built heritage of the Isle of Portland.

That Other Place Illustration by Musa Omusi

Artist Open Call - That Other Place

£10K Artist Open Call

Extended Reality Artwork

Deadline for applications: Tuesday 12th April 2022, 9am BST

'Our Common Tools' by Katie Surridge b-side festival 2021. The photo depicts 4 people in an allotment carrying a very large tool like a shovel


Let's work together - b-side are seeking an external evaluator to measure the impact of our work.

Cyanotype workshop at b-side Festival 2021

Kickstart - Assistant Festival Producer

Come and join the b-side team as our new Assistant Festival Producer for the 2022 festival.

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Are you b-sides next Chair of the Board?

We are inviting applications for the post of Chair of the Board; a non-executive role working with a loyal and hardworking creative team of board members and staff in a stunning part of the UK, the gorgeous Isle of Portland in Dorset.


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