Category Archives: Funding

Specsavers will be sponsoring the exhibitions at the greenhouse gallery at Guernsey Museum in 2017

Specsavers is a sponsor of the greenhouse gallery.

‘We are pleased to announce that Specsavers will be sponsoring the exhibitions at the greenhouse gallery at Guernsey Museum in 2017’, said Russ Fossey – Head of Arts Development at Guernsey Arts Commission. ‘The greenhouse gallery offers a showcase for local talent … Continue reading

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GAC supported short movie ‘Patch’ wins another four American film prizes

Short film 'Patch' wins an award of excelence in the 'Best Shorts Competition'

Latest Press Release from DutchCheez Productions: ‘Short movie ‘Patch‘ filmed in Guernsey wins another four American film prizes Another success for Dutch filmmakers Marinda van ‘t Hoff and Karen Spanjer. For the third time in a row this year ‘Patch’ … Continue reading

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The Guernsey Literary Festival launches its WriteStuff competition

Write Stuff Poster 2017 Competition

Here is the latest press release from GAC supported Guernsey Literary Festival: ‘The Guernsey Literary Festival launches its WriteStuff competition The Guernsey Literary Festival is once again on the lookout for young writing talent with its WriteStuff competition, which gets … Continue reading

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GAC’s wrap-up of 2016

GAC Winter Banner

What were we up to in 2016? GAC’s Arts in Health Programme has been contributing towards personal health and well-being for a few years now and it is becoming increasingly recognised by health providers. In 2016 we worked with the Children’s … Continue reading

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Short film ‘Patch’ Wins The Award of Merit at the LA Global Film Festival

Short Film 'Patch'

We are delighted to share that short film ‘Patch’, which was supported through 2016 GAC Grants Scheme, has won its first award – The Award of Merit, at the LA Global Film Festival!  ‘Patch’ is a stylish black comedy about … Continue reading

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‘1st November 2016 – submission deadline for funding of arts events is approaching.

How to apply for GAC grant

Guernsey Arts Commission would like to encourage anyone looking for help with funding of arts activities taking place in the Bailiwick of Guernsey after 15th February 2017 to take out our online eligibility check.

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Artist in Residence 2014

Elizabeth College are inviting applications from artists, craft workers and designers for this year’s artist residency which will take place during September and October 2014. The successful applicant will have the use of a large studio and a solo exhibition … Continue reading

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Download the GAC 2013 Overview Brochure

The GAC has a brand new Overview Brochure! It aims to outline our work from our foundation in 2008 until now – including projects at the greenhouse and Community Arts, the opportunities in GAC funding as well as our contribution to … Continue reading

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The GAC can help anyone create a project or an event in 2013

The GAC funding sub-committee meet up 6 times a year (spread over the year) to discuss all applications received and then distribute funds to the successful applicants. Laura Anderson is a member of the GAC funding sub-committee says: “I was … Continue reading

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Welcome to Lottie Barnes

The Guernsey Arts Commission is delighted to announce the appointment of the new Community Arts Development Manager.  Lottie Barnes has taken up the post of Community Arts Development Manager and started with the Commission on 7th December. Lottie has worked … Continue reading

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