Complete Application Form to Register Interest:

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Those shortlisted will be contacted via email to take part in a phone interview. Make sure you add to your address book and best of luck!

Take 5 is a beginner drawing course for 5 untrained local artists, delivered by Coventry Arts Collective Ltd.

We are interested in applications from artists who have not progressed through formal art training routes. Early career, younger artists and older untrained artists. We aim to establish a cohort that represents a diversity of cultural perspectives and artistic practices in and around Coventry.


● Take 5 is open to artists living, working, studying or born in Coventry and the CV postcode areas and be aged 16 or over. There is no upper age limit. 

● We are looking for applicants who want to both develop their own work and actively contribute to the collaborative development of the curriculum for Take 5.

● Applicants are expected to make a significant contribution to shaping the programme and must be able to attend all seminars, workshops and meetings. All participants chosen to join the Take 5 artist development course must commit to 100% attendance. 

Applications may be also made via video or audio. Drop your Youtube video or MP3 link in the appropriate box below (no other formats will be accepted).

Please express your interest here and keep your eyes open for stage 2 applications where we will contact you.

Take 5 (2):

Register your interest for 2022 now