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Contact name
Ali Atkins

Organisation
Market Place

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Title of position advertised
Artists and Creative Producers Call Out

Salary/Fee
8000

Deadline
04/07/2017

Interview
10/07/2017

We are looking for artists/creative producers to curate and develop a programme of workshops/arts activities inspired by the theme of Fire & Flint. You will be an artist/programmer who is excited to work collaboratively with a community to create a final parade/outside light projection show/performance which delivers an immersive collective experience that will live long in memory.

YOUR ROLE

You will be responsible for devising and producing:

  • a Saturday night family friendly entertainment – Light Mapping /Digital Projection Art show

You will work as the Curator to produce a coherent programme of:

  • family friendly and participatory arts activities (visual arts, crafts, performance) with a focus to explore skills and materials from the landscape and heritage of Brandon (e.g.flint,sand,soil,chalk,fire/lanterns)
  • a Lantern Parade
  • a flash mob performance
  • heritage walks/storytelling
  • workshops with community societies to create and/or translate artwork and photographic images for a contemporary digital projection show
  • poetry/performance/storytelling activities (involving network of local artists)
  • stalls and drop in making/hands on workshops

PROJECT TIMELINE

August – September 2017  – community engagement and workshops getting ready to showcase the results at the main event
23-24 September 2017 – event

PROJECT BUDGET

The total project budget is up to £8,000 for the Light/Digital Projection Project and work as the Curator. This is inclusive of project outputs, materials, fees, travel expenses and VAT.

This work will be supported by our Creative Agent for Forest Heath Ali Aitkins.

HOW TO APPLY

Your proposal should include:

a proposed programme of activity
description of the process of working with the community of Brandon
a timeframe and breakdown of the budget, including your own fee and costs related to travel expenses
your CV
names and contact details of two referees or testimonials from clients, if applying as an organisation
your contact details

Deadline 5pm Tuesday 4 July 2017. Submit to ali.atkins@cppmarketplace.co.uk. We welcome applications from individuals and organisations.

Interviews week of 10 July 2017.

Posted by CPPMarketPlace on 19th June 2017.