Standpoint Futures is a residency programme for regional UK artists, providing high-calibre opportunities for discussion and interaction with the London art world. It support artists who are making a reputation in their region to spend time in London to make a significant impact on their practice and/or career without the need to relocate. The residencies promote a dynamic and interactive network between London and Regional UK art world, working with artist-focused institutions across the UK.

Applications for 2012 are now open. One artist will be selected from Scotland, one artist from Wales and two artists from England.

Artists will spend 4 weeks working at Standpoint Gallery and Studios in East London. In 2012 the residencies will run from September to December.

Alongside studio practice the residency offers a tailored programme of professional and practice development opportunities including studio visits from leading artists, curators and thinkers, gallery visits, a public talk and presentation.

Deadline for applications: Monday 25 June 2012 at 5pm

Interviews: to be held at Standpoint on Monday 16 July Entry fee £15.00 Selection is by panel including G39, Peacock Visual Arts, Workplace, Grand Union and Standpoint

For further info and application details please visit Standpoint’s website email: standpointfutures@btconnect.com or send an SSAE to: Standpoint Futures, 45 Coronet Street, London N1 6HD