Signal Film and Media are accepting proposals for creative projects from Photographers or Artists who will work collaboratively with local people to produce a new artistic commission that responds to the Sankey Family Photographic Collection. Applications are welcomed from artists who work with photography or lens based digital media and who have experience of, and the passion for, working in a socially engaged and /or participatory way. Artists with an interest in how working with archival photography and how working collaboratively can inform the development of their work are welcomed to apply. Applications are encouraged from artists from all backgrounds and are actively encouraging artists to apply who belong to one or more of the following groups: Black, Asian or from a Minority Ethnic group, Refugee, D/deaf, Disabled, Neurodivergent, Working Class and LGBTQI+. The selected artists will receive A fee of £10,000 (to include artist fees, workshop delivery, travel, accommodation, materials/production and final exhibition costs), Studio/work space and support throughout the residency. Open to all professional artists (not students) over the age of 18.