Workshops/Courses

Opportunities: Online course "Performance Art Archives and Documentation (online) Deadline – September 6, 2021

This course examines how the time-and site-specific experience of performance art is translated into physical material with sustainability. It investigates into the relation of physical remains to ephemeral artistic practice, their meaning for the inscription into history, and ways of use for artists, scholars, and curators. The course presents various theories related to the concept of the archive, modes of documentation ranging from traditional to contemporary, as well as examples of use of archival material in artistic and exhibition practice. Students will consider how documenting strategies are changing in relation to new technologies and media and what the implications are for the concept of the “archive”.

Opportunities: Online Course "Performance Art: From Idea to Execution" (online) Deadline – September 5, 2021

The main objective of this course is to prepare the participants to develop an idea into a live performance art piece. In the process, participants will practice how to think critically about performance art and find their unique way of expression. In order to gain historical and disciplinary perspective, participants will learn about precedents such as Futurism and DADA, the development of the scene in various parts of the world, leading artists such as Yoko Ono, Marina Abramovic, or Vito Acconci, as well as crucial festivals and exhibitions.

Opportunities: ImPulsTanz Public Moves 2021 FREE (Vienna)

From 6th July to 15th August we’re dancing again at eight locations in Vienna: Several times a day, in any weather, 113 teachers will offer insights into different dance styles – from ballet and bodywork to jazz and hip hop, voguing and yoga. The 189 classes are open to all age groups and abilities, no previous knowledge necessary. Thanks to the generous support of the Arbeiterkammer Wien, all workshops are once again free of charge!

Opportunities: Little Fun Palace Nomadic School (Trento) Deadline – July 25 2021

Opportunity: Little Fun Palace Nomadic School Where: Trento When: from 23 to 29 August 2021 Deadline: July 25 2021 Online Application: Fee to Participate or Apply: free participation Description Of Opportunity: Little Fun Palace is back as a Nomadic School questioning how space produces reality. Aiming to experiment new forms of learning and sharing-knowledge around Performing Arts, the Nomadic School considers space and landscape as aesthetic territories that have political implications without using the words of politics. It problematizes the Performing Arts by interacting with other disciplines such as Natural Sciences, Architecture and Anthropology. Through workshops, experiments, meetings, and micro-performances, participants will be encouraged to reconsider their centrality and perip...

Opportunities: Contemporary Performance Practices – 2021 summer intensive training (online -via Zoom) Deadline – July 9, 2021

Opportunity: Contemporary Performance Practices – 2021 summer intensive training Where: online (via Zoom) When: July 12-23, 2021 Deadline: July 9, 2021 Online Application: https://www.contemporaryperformancepractices.org/apply Fee to Participate or Apply: Free to apply, Cost to attend Description Of Opportunity: CPP/Contemporary Performance Practices, a summer intensive training program founded by WaxFactory‘s Ivan Talijancic is now accepting applications. Inaugurated in 2019, CPP 2021 was reimagined for the pandemic as a virtual training intensive, with the extraordinary participating of instructors from two world-renowned ensembles: New York’s SITI Company (co-founded by Anne Bogart) and Sasha Waltz & Guests company (Berlin, Germany.) CPP is accepting a limited numb...

Opportunities: Online Workshop "New Technologies for Performance Art" (online) Deadline – June 14, 2021

This course, which follows a workshop format, focuses on acquiring hands-on experience with technical tools that produce Extended Reality (XR) experiences. Students learn how to use and build virtual reality works and environments with web-based platforms such as Artsteps, Mozilla Hubs, or Spoke. Students also have the opportunity to learn basic coding with A-Frame in order to produce interactice WebVR.

Opportunities: Join Budapest Dance Theatre’s International Elite Training Programme (Budapest, Hungary) Deadline – 2021 July 31

Learn contemporary and classical ballet dancing from our company members and also famous international teachers. The Elite training programme provides participants a unique opportunity to train as versatile and multi-disciplinary dancers, working and training alongside Budapest Dance Theatre, one of the leading dance companies in Hungary.

Opportunities: Online Course “New Technologies for Performance Art” (online) Deadline – May 6, 2020

Opportunity: Online Course “New Technologies for Performance Art” Where: online When: May 7-28, Fridays 6-8pm CET Deadline: May 6, 2020 Online Application: https://ecc-performanceart.eu/newtechnologiesforperformanceart Fee to Participate or Apply: EUR 175 Description Of Opportunity: Online course: “New Technologies for Performance Art Part 1: An Introduction to the Extended Reality Spectrum and related Performance Work” This course is devoted to one of the most pertinent cultural trends of the present: immersion and its technologies. It addresses central questions such as: What does the turn to the immersive mean for us? Why is it happening? Who benefits ? How is it changing the way we create, share, and preserve art and culture? How does it transform the field of p...

Opportunities: Online Course: “Rules of the Game”: an Introduction to Task-based Performance Art (online) Deadline – April 4, 2021

The focus of this course is the critical and practical consideration of these creative constraints as we examine the practice of using task-led activities as a means to conceive and compose performance. Weekly discussions and practical experiments are informed by selected critical reading and examples of case study artists (e.g. Calle’s ‘Rules of the Game’, Cage’s ‘Chance procedures’ and Goat Island’s ‘Directives’).

Opportunities: PARL – Performance Art Research Ljubljana (Ljubljana) Deadline – 15 April 2021

PARL invites performance art makers and groups to join a 10 days research and development program in Ljubljana, Slovenia from 22 - 31 August 2021. The program is open for performance art, devised theater, contemporary dance, intermedia projects and hybrid forms. PARL provides every participant a studio space and presentation venue.

Opportunities: Online Course – Performance Art: From Idea to Execution (online) Deadline – February 28, 2021

The main objective of this course is to prepare the participants to develop an idea into a live performance art piece. In the process, participants will practice how to think critically about performance art and find their unique way of expression. In order to gain historical and disciplinary perspective, participants will learn about precedents such as Futurism and DADA, the development of the scene in various parts of the world, leading artists such as Yoko Ono, Marina Abramovic, or Vito Acconci, as well as crucial festivals and exhibitions.

Opportunities: Online course – Performance Art Archives and Documentation (online) Deadline – February 28, 2021

This online course examines how the time-and site-specific experience of performance art is translated into physical material with sustainability. It investigates into the relation of physical remains to ephemeral artistic practice, their meaning for the inscription into history, and ways of use for artists, scholars, and curators.

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