Studio Applications

Applicant Information

We house over 120 artists from all disciplines in affordable studio spaces over 4 floors in the centre of Brighton. We present a year-round gallery programme, events, education programme, community engagement programme and an onsite café.

We aim to achieve a balance of gender, ethnicity, age, and practice diversity within the studios and this too will be considered while allocating space.

Phoenix is committed to ensuring a safe and diverse environment for all. Applicants from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

This year as part of our commitment to EDI we are also dedicating an additional studio opportunity, details are available on our website

Applications can only be made using this form during our Open Call dates. Applications can only be accepted using this form.

Please note that our studios are in high demand and are currently full. Any artists selected through this process will at this time ONLY join our Pool List of selected artists waiting for space to become available.

Successful applicants will be notified by email. Due to the high number of applications, we receive we are not able to provide individual feedback to artists.

Applications can only be accepted by individual artists at this time, if you wish to studio share (we are able only to offer a very limited amount of these) an individual application must be sent from each artist noting any collaborative artists.

It is essential that you evidence the fulfilment of our criteria in your application – this is available on our website.

Please also note that we are a membership organisation. The structure of this is also detailed on the website.

Please complete all fields unless they are noted as optional.

If you have any questions please contact our Studio Manager by email who will be happy to help

We will require a reference from someone you have worked for or with professionally and within context of your current practice. (This will only be requested if your application is successful)

Your initial application will be viewed by the Studio Manager and 1 artist who will make a shortlist of 30 applications to be reviewed by a full panel.

We select between 8 and 12 artists each year to join our Pool List.

Please complete our equal opportunities form in the next step and then click SEND.

Equality and diversity monitoring form

Phoenix Art Space wants to meet the aims and commitments set out in its equality policy. This includes not discriminating under the Equality Act 2010, and building an accurate picture of the make-up of the workforce in encouraging equality and diversity.

The organisation needs your help and co-operation to enable it to do this, but filling in this form is voluntary.

What is your ethnicity?
Ethnic origin is not about nationality, place of birth or citizenship. It is about the group to which you perceive you belong. Please tick the appropriate box
The information in this form is for monitoring purposes only. If you believe you need a ‘reasonable adjustment’, then please discuss this with your manager, or the manager running the recruitment process if you are a job applicant.
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