What’s Next? - Future events


Platforms is the new strand of creative development opportunities from UK Young Artists. Activities range from week-long residencies, new commissions, grants, workshops, mentoring and feedback opportunities, cross-artform collaboration, talks, get-togethers and online support through blogs, interviews and advice columns. 
Information about UKYA’s first residency programme will be released soon. Keep your eyes on the Facebook page for news of upcoming opportunities. 

National Festival 2016: Derby

The cultural spotlight shines on Derby 4 - 6 November for our large-scale national presentation of work. 80 of the UK’s most talented young artists working across performance, visual arts, applied arts, music, literature, digital arts show work across Derby. All events are free, however booking is required for performances and exhibitions. Visit the Derby 2016 Events page for more information.

International Festival 2017

At UKYA Derby Festival 2016 we’ll be selecting a group artists to showcase their work at the International Biennale of Young Artists of Europe and the Mediterranean (BJCEM), Albania 2017.