About the Genesis Postgraduate Award 2019: We are proud to announce the winner and commended entries for this year’s Postgraduate Award below. The Genesis Postgraduate Award returned in 2019 to offer support to individuals continuing to postgraduate level. In a change to the inaugural award which required university lecturers to submit students for entry, this… Read more »
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Genesis are delighted to announce that the Genesis Postgraduate Award is back for the second year. From years of experience working with students, we’re only too aware of the financial pressures faced in the production of final work, and of our responsibility to help foster new talent as leaders in production for the creative industries.
Production times might not be the most glamorous aspect of your forthcoming show – but they are important. Not only are these important for your printers sanity (think of us!) but also because turnaround times can effect what you’re looking to produce – if you’ve only left days then we won’t be able to print and frame your work. However, it goes without saying that we will always try and accommodate tight turnaround times where possible and work to find the best solutions…
Callum Beaney presents his first solo show ‘The Space In Between.’ Callum graduated from Nottingham Trent University’s BA Photography programme in 2017 where his project ‘The Space In Between’ was awarded the Genesis Imaging & Lakeside Arts Bursary Award. This is comprised of £1000 of production services towards an exhibition of work one year after graduation. Made primarily in the forests and tracks surrounding his Suffolk home, ‘The Space In Between’ concerns the interconnectedness and transience of things, and the experience of time and space within them.
It’s almost that time of year again where thousands of students prepare to leave university and the arts calendar is full of student events! It’s an exciting time, full of creative potential for the next generation of arts practitioners. We’ve compiled our top tips to make sure that this period runs smoothly, and you have the most stress-free experience showing your work to the world…
About the Award: In addition to the existing support we currently offer to students of Nottingham Trent University, London College of Communication and Westminster University and our student and graduate discounts, we announced earlier this year the inaugural Genesis Postgraduate Bursary Award – full production of one individual’s degree show (up to the value of… Read more »
Social media is something that is now imperative to successful marketing… But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be selective when using it. As a photographer, grappling with social media often involves sharing lots of images (mostly yours) in the hope that someone will see it, re-tweet it, and it’ll go viral and result in thousands of orders… Result! Unfortunately that rarely happens. You’re more likely to be successful on social media with a strategy – but don’t worry, that can be easier to implement than it sounds…
Our Client Relationship Consultant Caitlin uses her experience in the industry assisting photographers and artists with their promotion. to offer insight into our next topic; how to promote yourself.
From years of experience working with students, we’re only too aware of the financial pressures faced in the production of final work, and of our responsibility to help foster new talent as leaders in production for the creative industries. In addition to the existing support we currently offer to students of Nottingham Trent University, London College… Read more »
Our Marketing Manager Gabrielle offers insights into the (sometimes daunting) topic of why it’s important to market your artistic practice in the first of our Genesis Examines blog series.