LIVE WORKS Performance Act Award
Live Works is a platform dedicated to live contemporary practices that contribute to deepening and broadening the idea of performance,following the current evolution of performance and its styles. Nine projects selected by Live Works will be invited to participate in a production residency at Centrale Fies in Italy from 1st to the 10th July 2015,during which they will be awarded with a budget of € 800 to produce their performance. The performances produced will be presented during the 36th edition of the Drodesera Festival of Performing Arts. On this occasion,the nine finalists will be evaluated by a jury who will select the winner. The winning artist will be offered a € 1000 prize and the possibility of an additional residency phase at Centrale Fies. The competition is open to a wide range of emerging performative actions,including: media arts,lecture performances,task performances,text-based performances and multimedia storytelling,relational practices and workshop-based projects,flash mobs,politically engaged and activist project,experience design,fashion design and relational urbanism. Artists and professionals from any geographic location can enter the competition,as individuals or in groups,with a single project. The competition only accepts unpublished or long-term projects that need to be developed and/or concluded,for which participation would represent a continuing or final chapter. There is a submission fee of € 24.
Expires: March 7, 2016
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