ACTS Re-ACTS 4

Call for Proposals

ACTS Re-ACTS 4

Wimbledon Space

 

OPEN TO PROFESSIONALS, STAFF & RESEARCHERS

 WHO SITUATE PERFORMANCE AS AN INTEGRAL

 PART OF THEIR RESEARCH AND PRACTICE

 

“It feels like there is still room for genuine subversiveness

within performance [practice]. For someone from Fine Art,

part of the excitement and the openness is being the amateur

next to someone working with a kind of Theatre.”

Curator Sarah McRory speaking about the work of

Marvin Gaye Chetwynd, interviewed by Lois Rowe at ICA as part of

Performance Management, February 2016.

Wimbledon Space at Wimbledon College of Arts invites

proposals for Acts Re-Acts 4, a laboratory of performance, new media,

workshops, lectures, discussions, events,

interventions, seminars and installations, to take place at

Wimbledon Space between

 

20 February – 17 March 2017.
 
PERFORMANCE PROPOSALS:

For two days, on 3rd and 4th March 2017, Acts Re-Acts will

transform Wimbledon Space and Studio

Theatre into sites to explore the diverse performance activities

happening across UAL and beyond. If you are engaged with

performance and performance research and you have work you

would like to present, live, recorded or virtual, a performance, a lecture,

an intervention or a workshop we will provide the space and technical support.

Please submit a proposal as detailed below.

 

RESIDENCY PROPOSALS:
 
Wimbledon Space

also offers itself as a testing ground for performance research

and invites proposals for 4 short residencies which will run weekly

from Monday to Friday between 20 February –

17 March 2017.
 
Successful applicants will be offered:

Access to the gallery space as a studio

for 4/5days
Technical assistance
Opportunity to perform/trial/showcase

the outcome of the
residency
Feedback and discussion

If selected for either a PERFORMANCE or

RESIDENCY you may be eligible to apply for up to a

maximum of £100 towards

expenses, on production of receipts.

 

To apply for the Performance or Residency

 opportunity, please submit your proposal online.

Click here or search ‘Wimbledon Space Acts Re-Acts 4 Call for Proposals’

If you have any queries, please

email wimbledonspace@wimbledon.arts.ac.uk

Deadline for receipt of completed proposals (max 300 words) is midnight,

Sunday 20 November 2016

 

Image: Acts re-Acts 3, Documentation of Rosemary Cronin The Isadorable,

February 2016. Photograph by Rosie Potter.