sábado, 10 de marzo de 2012

EDGE ZONES ART PROJECTS is now accepting proposals for the first annual MIAMI PERFORMANCE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL 12.

Opening 26 JULY and closing 29 JULY 2012, Miami Performance which is part of Edge Zones’ 5th Edition of “Art of Uncertainty” series seeks to highlights... a large range of artistic practices and styles through works produced for the program as well as talks, lectures , workshops and screenings and draws upon the rich local and international cultural landscape to present leading contemporary performance and installation artists.
M/P12 will present artwork that is time based, transitory, ephemeral or temporary. We are seeking proposals for performance art, ephemeral installations, durational performance, art actions, public interventions, installations, social sculpture, site specific performance, or any other time-based forms.

M/P12 encourages appreciation of performance art among the general public we ask visiting artists to present workshops, lectures, artist talks, or other forms of discourse. This festival offers four days of performance. Every event will feature different artist groups. The selection of artists will be through curatorial invitations as well as through a CALL FOR PROPOSALS.

MIAMI PERFORMANCE 12 will include public performances, workshops, screenings, lectures and conversations. , MIAMI/PERFORMANCE ’12 festival will be highly publicized. MIAMI PERFORMANCE 12 will not be able to pay for travel. However, up to five days of accommodation and meals will be provided. . We will provide formal letters of invitation to the selected artists so they may find funding in their home countries. Notification will be given on April 1, 2012. In order to apply for the MIAMI PERFORMANCE 12 you must submit a link to online work samples. Please submit website, blogs, videos on vimeo. The APPLICATION FORM can be found on the website:www.miamiperformancefestival.org and www.edgezones.org DEADLINE: midnight April 1, 2012 (EST – Eastern Standard Time). Selected artists will be notified on May 1, 2012. If you have questions, please email Charo Oquet,

The MIAMI PERFORMANCE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL12 has been conceptualized and programmed by Charo Oquet founding director of Edge Zones Art Projects, Miami.

We look forward to an intensive four days of performance and invite you to participate.

The MIAMI PERFORMANCE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL12 is made possible with the support of the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners." It is also sponsor by The Miami Beach Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami Beach Mayor ad Board of County Commissioners, The Miami Beach Botanical Gardens

Source: Charo Oquet