The Culture Collective is a national pilot programme which will establish a network of creative practitioners, organisations and communities, working together to create a positive difference locally and nationally in response to COVID-19.


In February 2021, Creative Scotland distributed £5.9m to 26 lead organisations across Scotland to collaboratively develop ways of responding to the impacts of the ongoing pandemic.


Fèis Rois is the administrative lead for the Highland Culture Collective, meaning that Fèis Rois has been awarded £300,000 by Creative Scotland. Fèis Rois views itself as an equal partner in this collaborative project, which also includes Highland Third Sector Interface, Eden Court, Highland Print Studio, Lyth Arts Centre and North Lands Creative.


Lyth Arts Centre & North Lands Creative will support an Emerging Artist in Residence role based in Caithness. Details of the role below…


  • Full time post for 15 months in any art form.
  • Any age with up to 5 years experience.
  • The residency is themed around the environment.
  • The deadline to apply is 31st May 2021.


For full details on the job and to apply, please click here.


For details of the other opportunities available, please visit the Fèis Rois website here.



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