Opportunities

Opportunities: PEEPING TOM AUDITION FOR DANCERS (Brussels, Belgium)

PEEPING TOM AUDITION FOR DANCERS (Original post in French Below) Peeping Tom is looking for a dancer (+ 22 years) high-level technique, flexible contortionist for a reprise of roles in the piece ’32 rue Vandenbranden’ and a film project from 2012 to 2014. Candidates must be available for the audition, the rehearsals and tours from 30/01/12 until 26/02/12, from 26/03 to 03/04/12, from 4 to 12.5 / 12 from 13 to17/06/12, from 01 to 06/07/12, from 28/09 to 07/10/12, from 23/10 to11/11/12, from 21/11 to 08 / 12/12, from 3/24/13 to 12/04/13 and from 02/05 to 17/05/13. Audition in Brussels Monday  January 30 to Friday, February 3, 2012 Candidates are invited to prepare a solo 3 minutes maximum. The date, time and place of the hearing will be confirmed after your registration by e-mail...

Opportunities: IMPACT11//An interactive symposium in 3 episodes in 3 days (Germany)

Call For Participants: This is the seventh year in which the interdisciplinary symposium IM PACT has invited artists, practitioners, theoreticians and advanced students in the fields of dance, theatre, performance, visual arts, new media and film to engage critically with the artistic strategies and working methods of progressive guest artists, to test their approaches in practice and to question them with reference to their own background. In this 7th edition, imPACT 11 presents three artistic perspectives that generate humorous, playful and paradoxical possibilities of interacting and dealing with urban, social and political phenomenon using the artistic tools available to them. The artist La Ribot (ES /CH) develops lively and pernicious dialogues between object and body, image and actio...

Opportunities: Seeking Male Performer for September Performance Installation (NYC)

Multi-disciplinary artist seeks MALE PERFORMER for upcoming collaborative performance installation at P.P.O.W. Gallery. One night, two-hour event includes conceptualization of themes including Egyptian initiation ritual and go-go worship. Installation incorporates costuming, live sound, and video. Ideal performer reads as teens-early twenties, has small/muscular build, background in theater and/or movement, bears a strong physical presence and is comfortable with being bare-chested for a portion of the installation. Students and all ethnicities strongly encouraged to submit. Performance is 17 September. Must be available for minimal rehearsal time and costume fitting in the weeks prior to performance. Please send all relevant material to: joshua.seidner@gmail.com For more information about...

Open Application For Hybrid Body / Simultaneous Presence in San Francisco 9/5-9/2011

As part of the creation and presentation of the US premiere of THE PEOPLE in San Francisco, Big Art Group is offering a free 5 day workshop in the company’s training and compositional strategies with technology and the body. Hybrid Body / Simultaneous Presence A 5 day workshop September 5-9, 2011 at Z Space from 1-5pm (Tuesday 9.6.2011 will be from 2:30-5pm) 1. an introduction of Big Art Group’s Performance Practice (Real Time Film) 2. training and introduction to technology and concepts 3. time-limited studio compositional exercises 4. expansion of dramaturgy to the wider scope of THE PEOPLE 5. large group 5 channel compositions based on the themes of the project to be recorded and included in Big ART Group/YBCA/Z Space THE PEOPLE-San Francisco production September 16 & 17...

Opportunities: Robots + Avatars Call for Proposals

Call for development commissions and exhibits Robots + Avatars invites submissions to this Call for Development Commissions and Call for Exhibits. The Jury will select two Development Commissions and additionally a minimum of six existing works Stage 1 Deadline:  Wednesday 7th September 2011 (12 BST) Stage 2 Deadline: Monday 3rd October 2011 (12 BST) Final Selection: Thursday 13th October 2011 Application Documentation Call for Exhibits and Development Commissions Brief and Guidelines for Entry PDF Document 158kb Robots and Avatars Exhibition Application Form Online Form Robots and Avatars will present two Development Commissions and additionally a minimum of six existing works as an Exhibition in 2012. Lead producer and concept developer of this EU Culture project is body>data>space...

Opportunities: The Festival Belluard Bollwerk International Call for Proposals

The Festival Belluard Bollwerk International and the Migros Culture Percentage are looking for artistic projects that are dealing with RETOX.. The Festival Belluard Bollwerk International 2012 is telling you to wake up and invites everyone to RETOX. The term RETOX – or retoxification – is used when a person resumes the consumption of addictive substances after undergoing detoxification. In a society where ‘feel good’ is compelling, relaxation has become imbedded in the capitalist system, green tea is promoted rather than water, and the vast choice of wellness activities creates stress, it is time to RETOX. To form, construct, provoke or create new projects, in an improved state. To restore, refresh, revitalize. To renew or relocate the urban, social or economical context and to regen...

Opportunities: GO11 Award For Urban Alternative Use – Call For Contest Submissions

€500 for Best Re-Use of an Urban Object or Area Contest Deadline:  5 September 2011 Submit at:  http://www.altuseguide.com/GO11-award-for-re-use To encourage and celebrate resourcefulness in the city, EXCHANGE RADICAL MOMENTS! Live Art Festival is awarding a prize for the most innovative re-use of an urban object or area for a new purpose. From telephone boxes being re-used as tree planters to street signs being used as musical instruments, the urban landscape is no longer the end of a creative process, but the beginning. The city has become source material and urban residents around the world are finding new uses for the existing infrastructure of their city.

Opportunities: Participate in Art in Odd Places (NYC)

Art in Odd Places announces the opportunity to be a featured artist in  Scenes From Last Week: W. 14th St. This video installation provides a unique performance platform that allows you to see the current moment and the prior days of the week synchronized to the present time. Artists are encouraged to create a single or multiple day performance to be viewed the night of the opening July 15 between 6 – 8 PM. Pieces that feature artists interacting with themselves from prior days or engage with the theme of ritual are strongly encouraged. How To Participate: Plan your performances and present them  between 6 – 8 pm July 9-1 in front of the  “Scenes From Last Week: W. 14th St.” cameras that are located in the storefront windows of Rags-a-GoGo at 218 W. 14th St. and 14t...

Opportunities: Document your work in Emergency INDEX

Emergency INDEX is a new annual print publication documenting a wide range of performance events, as described by their creators. Emergency INDEX exists to document performances of every kind, from any genre and for any purpose. The descriptions focus on the problems or issues the pieces addressed, and the tactics and innovations that were used to address them. This is the goal of INDEX: not to represent the experience of each performance work, but to document the breadth of innovation in the inherently multi-disciplinary practice of contemporary performance. In addition, the collected performances will be indexed according to the keywords used to describe them. This indexing of the language used by performance creators allows for another level of documentation. The INDEX project seeks to ...

Opportunities: Audition in NYC

AUDITION Performers and Dancers PS.122 in collaboration with Columbia University are presenting Davis Freeman’s critically acclaimed work Too Shy to Stare as part of PS.122’s COIL Festival January 4-15, 2012. PS122 is looking for actor’s, dancers or physical performers, with different body types, who have a strong physical presence and ability. Age range 22-45yrs. Performers MUST be available to rehearse part- time between July 7th- 23rd 2011, and available to perform in the COIL Festival between January 4-15, 2012 (various performance times, and the show will be double cast). A small stipend will be paid to performers. Auditions will be held at PS.122 on July 6th at 11am, 12pm and 1pm. Auditions will run for 45 minutes. For further information and to register please email Karen: internati...

Opportunities: Medea Electronique’s Koumaria 2011 Open Call (Greece)

Koumaria 2011 Open Call (Sept. 29th 2011- Oct 09th 2011) By artist collective Medea Electronique Deadline June 25th 2011 Medea Electronique invites six artists from the fields of new media (musicians, dancers-performers, video artists, photographers, etc.) to participate in a 10-day residency in Greece to create a collective work that will be performed in Athens Greece. Medea Electronique will consider both the quality of the submitted work, and evidence of the willingness to both cooperate across art-forms, and contribute to the collective project. Residency Since 2009 the artist collective Medea Electronique has organized annually a 10-day experimental artist residency, Koumaria, near Sparta in Greece, focusing on improvisation and new media practices.  Avant-garde artists from all over ...

Opportunities: Call For Applications – GVA Sessions 2011 Dialog: Sound and Movement July 16th – 23rd 2011

GVA Sessions 2011 Dialog: Sound and Movement July 16th – 23rd 2011 GVA Sessions is an interdisciplinary research and international exchange platform organized by the Gilles Jobin Company, geared to respond to the ever changing artistic environment of the performing arts, primarily contemporary dance, music and related creative technologies. The GVA Sessions 2011 we will be focusing on exploring one of the longest established collaborative partnerships in the performing arts: that between choreographer and composer, choreography and music. This year, it will offer a mixed format providing a collaborative space for different types and levels of knowledge, artists research and production. Since 2007, the GVA Sessions have led knowledge exchange gatherings inviting international creative...