Colette Sadler (Stammer Productions) in association with Feral, The Work Room and Royal Conservatoire of Scotland have to offer an emergent artist a micro-bursary to create a happening or provocation on the expanded notion of choreography and performance with and beyond bodies. Present Futures Associateship is available for Scottish based artists within the first 5 years of their professional practice. The Associateship will offer a tailored package encompassing a research and development bursary, residency space, mentorship and an opportunity to present on their work at Present Futures 2023.
We are inviting proposals from applicants that have a focus or enquiry that speaks to the curatorial thematics of Present Futures 2023 outlined below.
Previous recipients have included Annie Lowry Thomas and Anna Danielwicz, Alex Miller, Clarinda Tse, Laura Fisher and Siri Black.
Present Futures Glasgow is the fifth edition of a multi - disciplinary art event curated by Colette Sadler and produced by Feral. The 2023 edition will happen over the weekend of the 22nd – 24th June in partnership with the Centre of Contemporary Art (Glasgow). The festival creates a platform for Scottish and International artists whose work moves between performance, visual arts and sound to come together to consider post humanism, bodily representation and speculative futures with artistic experimentation at its core.
Present Futures 2023 will focus on the triangulation between Performance, ecology, and feminist theory. Through a series of performances, discussions and films it considers the creation of new mythologies that dislodge patterns of power and offer new narratives as we enter collectively into precarious and unknown futures.
The Present Futures Associateship will offer the following support:
*An emergent Scottish based artist within the first 5 years of their professional practice working within dance or movement.
The Associateship will be offered a tailored package encompassing:
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