Disabled, d/Deaf and/or Neurodivergent Artist Network

DAiSY-Chain is DAiSY’s new artist network. It is for artists across the South East who identify as d/Deaf, disabled or neurodivergent, and provides a supportive network to link artists from across the county together.

Sign up for free as a member artist to access events, training, workshops, mentoring and support.

What Can You Expect as a Member Artist?

  • Invitations to regular network meetings (online and in-person)
  • Workshops on topics such as how to find suitable commissions, write bids & exhibition proposals
  • Access to peer support, mentoring and commissions opportunities with DAiSY
  • A profile on the DAiSY website and promotion on our social media channels.
  • Regular e-newsletter updates.


Who Can Join DAiSY-Chain?

  • Artists aged 18+ living or working across the South East who identify as D/deaf disabled, or neurodivergent
  • All art forms are welcome, from visual arts to performance, music to the written word (and everything in between!)

We particularly welcome artists who want to develop their practice further and potentially make part or all of their living from their work.

DAiSY~Chain Exhibition at The Lightbox

Our first DAiSY~Chain exhibition will take place at The Lightbox Gallery in Woking from Tuesday 4 June – Sunday 14 July 2024

DAiSY (Disability Arts in Surrey) is proud to present the inaugural DAiSY~Chain Artists Network Exhibition, showcasing artworks by d/Deaf, disabled and neurodivergent artists from Surrey and the South East. This exhibition is part of the Surrey Artist Open Studios, a community trail across the county of Surrey artists and their studios.

Make sure you check out all the amazing artwork while you still can!


How Do I Join?

You can join DAiSY-Chain by clicking the button below, which will take you to our sign up form

Please note that we currently in the process of creating your artist profiles and galleries, and have not yet launched this feature on the website. We aim to launch the galleries by mid-April 2024.

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