Work experience and progression opportunities

Throughout the academic year, West Studios works with Chesterfield College Art and Design department to offer students opportunities in developing, running and taking part within their own exhibitions and creative events, to add to the value and purpose of the students choosen courses.

West Studios is offering Chesterfield College students the opportunity to work with them in curating and exhibiting their own creative event apart of Derbyshire Open Arts 2017, running Saturday 27th May – Saturday 3rd June.

This public, county wide event will provide participating students exposure within the professional creative sector; to potential employers and universities. In addition to this, students will be working with West Studios team and tenants as professional artists and designers to plan, curate, advertise and run this event.

As a result, chosen students will become a part of the “Young Contemporaries 2017”; each will receive a professional profile on West Studios new website and be included within all Derbyshire Open Arts marketing.

James Marples