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    Emerging artists & creatives

    Urban dancer
    Southbank Centre / Belinda Lawley

    Opportunities for emerging artists to to work with established artists, makers and creatives

    Through our relationships with world class artists and our network of partnerships and resident organisations, we offer opportunities for the next generation of creatives.

    Southbank Centre's Emerging Artists and Young Creatives programme nurtures and champions the next generation through our courses, workshops and performances in visual arts, dance, music, literature and poetry. We are proud to work in partnership with a number of leading youth music and talent development organisations including Tomorrow’s Warriors and Kinetika Bloco.

    From one-day workshops to longer-form courses, we provide opportunities for emerging artists to work with established artists, makers and creatives to hone their craft, build on existing networks and develop their careers.


    Current opportunities

    A woman photographing a man outside the Southbank Centre
    Pete Woodhead
    Photo-Fantastic: Creative Photography Course

    Are you a Black of mixed race photographer aged 18 – 24 living in London?

    Poet Vanessa Kisuule
    Jon Aitken
    New Poets Collective

    Are you a poet aged 22+, resident in the UK, who has not yet published your first collection?