FIGMENT Geelong, the international debut of the collaborative arts event, will take place in Johnstone Park, Geelong Victoria, 23-24 March, 2013.
FIGMENT Geelong is part outdoor interactive arts exhibit, grassroots community arts festival and social experiment; a unique event that offers participants the chance to express their creativity and entrepreneurialism. Click here to Submit a Project.
Definition of success:
As many utterances of "What else don't I know?" as possible
What makes your project innovative?:
FIGMENT offers free, inclusive and participatory art to entire communities, removing the barriers of museum and gallery walls and entrance fees and blurring the lines between those who create and those who enjoy art. FIGMENT embodies the belief that everyone can make something of artistic value and that the arts can build a community of our best selves. Click here for more information on why FIGMENT.
FIGMENT Geelong is a two-day event designed to promote creativity, spontaneity, collaboration, dynamic communication and lots of fun! Scheduled artists and projects will mix with spur-of-the-moment contributors who choose to bringing small and easy artworks that do not need scheduling or placement to FIGMENT Geelong.
We FIGMENT Geelong invite proposals for interactive art of all mediums from local and regional artists. It can be anything at all: an installation, performance art, dance and video or anything else you can dream up. FIGMENT Geelong will showcase a diverse range of interactive and collaborative works. The selected works will highlight the 11 principles that FIGMENT Geelong is based on.
What do you need help with?:
You can get involved by helping to produce, promote or participate in the event.
FIGMENT Geelong is now calling for projects in a wide variety of categories such as, interactive installations, participatory performance, games, costuming, activities, sound and video art, workshops and anything else the mind can envision. FIGMENT Geelong is an innovative alternative space for art, where the only limit is the imagination.
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Australia’s best up-and-coming creative practitioners have less than two weeks left to apply for the British Council’s 2010 Realise Your Dream awards to win a rare opportunity to work with industry leaders in the UK.
British Council will tap into its strong network of UK’s finest creatives to help craft a tailored professional development programme for each winner that will provide valuable networking experience and mentoring.
For the eight year, the British Council is offering five emerging and talented creatives the opportunity to realise their professional dream in the UK.
Each of the five winners are flown to the UK with $8k in their pocket to undertake a bespoke professional development program with some of the UK's finest creative minds from a broad range of backgrounds.
Applications are open to people above 18 who are considered 'emerging' in their field be that animation, design, architecture,art production, theatre, music, dance, film, sound production, music...and the list goes on.
Hurry! Applications close June 18.