Opportunities

Opportunities: Winter / Spring application deadline for MacDowell Colony is September 15 (New Hampshire)

The MacDowell Colony in Peterborough, NH awards Fellowships to artists of exceptional talent, providing time, space, and an inspiring environment in which to do creative work. A Fellowship consists of exclusive use of a private studio, accommodations, and three prepared meals a day for two weeks to two months. There is no cost for a Fellowship; travel funds and stipends are available to artists-in-residence based on need. MacDowell welcomes applications from emerging and established artists in seven different disciplines: architecture, music composition, film/video arts, interdisciplinary arts, theatre, visual arts, and literature. Our next application deadline is September 15, 2012 for our Winter / Spring residency period: February 1 – May 31, 2013. Artists can apply online from July 1 to...

Opportunities: Call for Entries – Experimenta 01 (UK)

Call for Entries – Experimenta 01 Deadline: Wednesday 3 October 2012, 6pm (UK time) Residency Series: Experimenta Timescale: Experimenta 01 – 1 month (7 January – 7 February 2013) ArtFunkl is delighted to announce the launch of the Experimenta series of residencies for Visual Artists, Writers and Film/Video Makers. This is a special residency project sponsored by ArtFunkl and there are no fees for artists to attend. The aim of this new residency series is to bring together combinations of writers and artists to work side by side, creating new energies and new possibilities for creative dialogue. It is an opportunity for artists and writers to open up their practice to ideas and methods of working outside their habitual processes, a chance to explore and experiment. Manchester is a city whi...

Opportunities: Workshop “Unity 3D for theatre stage” (ITALY)

  Collective Recipient.cc will present a workshop focused on using Unity3d and interaction between sw and bodies on stage. Unity 3D is a tool commonly used to create video games, but collective Recipient.cc will use it for theatre creation of virtual set that can interact with actors/dancers. During the workshop techniques of capturing with various tools / existing opensource software will be introduced and Unity3d and its main features (lights, objects, textures, timeline, programming, etc.) will be shown. The purpose of the workshop is to bring actors/dancers and computer experts together to use and test new possibilities of interaction technology/human expression. When: 22/23 September 2012 from 9.30 to 13 and 14.30 to 18. Where: Residenza itinere a Bergamo ex Monastero di Valmarin...

Opportunities: Frey Faust Teaches The Axis Syllabus (Genoa, Italy)

  FREY FAUST teaches THE AXIS SYLLABUS Contact improvisation & Techniques individual energy and emotion / design and answers Genoa, 5/6/7 October 2012 Centro Studi Danza Mojud Friday 5 h 14:30 to 16:30 AS Individual Techniques Saturday 6 h 14:30 to 16:30 AS Individual Techniques h 17:00 to 19:00 Contact Improvisation Sunday 7 h 11:00 to 13:00 AS Individual Techniques h 14:00 to 16:00 Contact Improvisation Participation fee: complete (5/6/7 October): € 90 weekend (6/7 October): € 80 AS Individual Technique (5/6/7 October): € 60 AS Individual Technique weekend (6/7 October): € 40 Contact Improvisation (6/7 October): € 40 (Your participation will be confirmed by the deposit of 40€ by September 20th,  2012) Where: Centro Studi Danza Mojud, Ascent Mounds 2, Genoa – (www.mojud.it)...

Opportunities: Open Call Podcasts, Live Electronics & Electronic Performance (Athens-Votanikos)

Medea Electronique/Beton7 Electric Nights | Three Days of Electronic Arts 23-25 November 2012  Open Call Podcasts, live electronics and electronic performance Deadline: 1st October 2012 Within the three days of electronic arts that is the Electric Nights festival, Medea Electronique and the I.S.E. Ensemble will organize 24 hours of continuous live improvised music. Via an open call they invite musicians and sound artists to apply to take part in this collaborative event. The music will range from contemporary improvised experimental music through to sound art, field recordings, soundscapes and noise art. A special feature will be the regular presentation of podcasts created especially for the event. Guest musicians will be able to contribute either via their physical presence on stage or v...

Opportunities: Call For Site-Specific Proposals Festival Movi|mentale (Italy)

CALL FOR PROPOSAL / PERFOMANCE SITE – SPECIFIC Festival Movi|mentale _Naples 6/10 October 2012 – Italy deadline: September the 20th, 2012 Festival Movi|mentale in co-production with Danza Flux – movement research – announces a call for 3 site-specific performances to realize for the historical building of the cloister of San Domenico Maggiore in Naples during the days 6th and 7th of October 2012 Movi|mentale is conceived as a moment of reflection on the new languages of dance and performings arts and of their continuous changing. The Festival is also conceived as a base of artistic ideas, a place of the artistic contamination and the contemporary dramaturgical research. For the edition 2012, Movi|mentale will investigate the relationship between artist and the place in which it acts ...

Opportunities: Call for Submissions – Off the Screen [Media Circus]

Arts-tech playground, meeting place, networked performance space Break out of the box and off the screen with CultureHub during this two day festival celebrating the diverse means by which CultureHub continues to push the human experience forward. About For experimental artists, tinkerers and hackers repurposing media to expand the boundaries of creative interaction. CultureHub will host OFF THE SCREEN [MEDIA CIRCUS] which will turn the Ellen Stewart Theatre at La MaMa into our arts-tech playground, meeting place and networked performance space. We want you to join us! How can we enhance the telematic experience? How can we push past the screen? What is the role of architecture in telematic art and communication? What does it mean to make art in networked environments? How can technology a...

Opportunities: Site Specific and Studio Residencies at Arts@Renaissance (Brooklyn, NYC)

Site Specific and Studio Residencies Available Arts@Renaissance is an innovative 4,500 square foot arts space in the restored outpatient building of the Greenpoint Hospital that serves as a bridge between North Brooklyn’s vibrant long-term communities and the area’s emerging creative population through the development of new multi-disciplinary work, residencies, workshops, and collaborative neighborhood art projects. St. Nicks Alliance founded A@R in 2010 with the purpose of uniting artists and other creative members of the North Brooklyn community with its existing low and middle income constituents. A@R is a natural extension of the housing, youth, health, employment and community preservation services that St. Nicks has provided in the neighborhood since 1975. Arts@Renaissance encompass...

Opportunities: Movement Research Studies and Contact Improvisation with Ivan Wolfe (Italy)

LE CITTA’ SOTTILI presents MOVEMENT RESEARCH STUDIES and CONTACT IMPROVISATION WITH IVAN WOLFE A workshop in 2 parts which explores how we can be in contact with the floor alone, or with the floor and a partner In Movement Research Studies, dancers can explore movement possibilities on the floor and integrate them into set material. In a sort of decomposition process, students explore and experiment with the patterns underlying the movement of a phrase. As I prefer verbal instructions to demonstration, students learn to rely on their own kinaesthetic sense while exploring movements. In the second part of the class, students are asked to integrate the material and movement patterns by learning a challenging movement phrase. Though each student will perform the same phrase, each will h...

Opportunities: Auditions For Roberto Olivan & Enclave Arts del Moviment (SPAIN)

Roberto Oliván – ENCLAVE ARTS MOVEMENT AUDITIONS 2012 Female and male dancers The company is seeking highly experienced and trained dancers for a new job that will take place between September 2012 and January 2013. They are fundamental technique and strong discipline and good acting ability and improvisation. Any other artistic quality that has (as circus, object manipulation, singer …) is welcome, as well as spoken English. The work will be presented at the Mercat de les Flors from 17 until 20 January 2013 and from 25 to 27 January 2013. Please send your CV to: info@granerbcn.cat with some internet links that show your work. The workshop will be held from 24 to 25 and August 26, 2012 (Roberto Olivàn is trying to organize two days in September too) From 10h am to 18h pm El Gra...

Opportunities: Call for Participants//Symposium IMPACT 12 Scholarships Available (Germany)

IMPACT12 ›Undercover‹ 11. – 14. October 2012 An interactive symposium in 3 episodes in 3 days PHILIPP GEHMACHER (AT) HENRIK VIBSKOV (DK) SHANA MOULTON (US) This is the eighth year in which the interdisciplinary symposium IMPACT 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 8th edition, IMPACT12 presents three artistic positions that demonstrate, in the most varied of ways, a human presence in fashion, music, film, sculpture and performance by revealing a real and concrete practise. Pla...

Opportunities: Residency Program at K3 – Tanzplan Hamburg (Germany)

  Call K3 Residency Program at K3 – Zentrum für Choreographie | Tanzplan Hamburg (Germany) Application period: August 1st to September 17th, 2012 For the seventh time K3 – Zentrum für Choreographie | Tanzplan Hamburg provides three eight-month residencies per season to emerging choreographers. The call for applications is open for national and international choreographers.   K3 provides: a monthly scholarship a production budget for the performances at the end of the residency the use of the K3 studios a shared work week at the beginning of the residency to which additional artists from Hamburg will be invited an accompanying mentor support from the K3 team in the fields of dramaturgy, organisation, technical assistance and public relations active participation in the K3 outreach prog...