Opportunities > 2019

The Live Art Almanac Volume 6: Call for Submissions

We are seeking recommendations for material to include in the Live Art Almanac Volume 6, to be published by the Live Art Development Agency in 2020.

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Call Out: Join Nando Messias’ table for ‘The Pink Supper’

Nando Messias is seeking twelve participants, who identify as being ‘in exile’, to join him in his new performance work.

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Live Art Desk Scheme – Call For Proposals

LADA is delighted to offer new places on our subsidised project/desk/research space.

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Call for Proposals: The Adrian Howells Award for Intimate Performance 2019-2020

The Adrian Howells Award for Intimate Performance is an opportunity for a UK artist to develop and present an early staging of a new performance-based project in Glasgow and London.

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Open Call: LADA Festive Fair 2019

Open call to run a stall at LADA’s second annual Festive Fair

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Take part in Animals of Manchester (Including Humanz) at MIF19

We’re looking for Manchester based human and non-human animal participants to help us create this amazing temporary city

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Open Call – Southeast Asia Performance Collection Research Commission

To support an individual/or team of two to examine, interrogate and respond to the archival materials

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DIY: 2019 – VORTESSA (Lady Helena Vortex and Miss Giovanna Maria Casetta): GILF Island

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Pack your cases, ready to embark on a Dark Romance of the ageing self, Exploring, releasing and adoring the inner GILF

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DIY: 2019 – Jenny Gaskell: Have you tried screaming your heart out and pretending to be Cher?

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Creating a connection practice based on karaoke and daydreaming and oversharing and shared chips

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DIY: 2019 – Jack Tan & Annie Jael Kwan: Potluck Stories

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A weekend of intercultural grocery shopping, culinary adventures and sharing stories about ingredients, journeys, migration, nationality and material culture.

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DIY: 2019 – Fox Irving & Eva Peskin: Step One! Sharing

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A two-day workshop on the art of sharing in collaborative encounters for artists in the North West.

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DIY: 2019 – Tim Jeeves & Lena Simic: The Party Calls You

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Between climate breakdown, austerity and Brexit, the UK is facing its greatest political crisis in decades. What place is there for artists within the UK’s political institutions?

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DIY: 2019 – Stacy Makishi: Proud Mary!

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What’dya get when you cross: Tina Turner, Mary Wollstonecraft and The Virgin Mary? A Proud Mary! The triple-decker-mother of workshops!

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DIY: 2019 – Quiplash: Unsightly Drag

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Bringing visually impaired queers and drag performers together to share skills and fuck shit up.

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DIY: 2019 – Phoebe Patey-Ferguson & FK Alexander & Andre Neely: THE CULT

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Are you feeling fed up and pissed off? Are you confused and overwhelmed? Are you isolated and unfulfilled? Are you ready to welcome ART into your life? THE CULT WELCOMES YOU.

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DIY: 2019 – Liat Rosenthal & Alex Eisenberg: Shiduchs, Shabbes and Shmucks

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Exploring artist responses to Jewishness and antisemitism by spending Shabbat (the Jewish day of rest) together.

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DIY: 2019 – Oozing Gloop: COMMUCRACY NOW

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Creating a revolutionary vanguard that will develop and present a new economy of government; COMMUCRACY.

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DIY: 2019 – The Famous Lauren Barri Holstein: ’Attack of the 50 Foot Woman’

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Reimagining Scale, Ambition and Access for Monsters in Performance, through the lens of Feminist Sci-Fi

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DIY: 2019 – Lateisha Davine Lovelace-Hanson: To The Ritual Knowledge Of Remembering

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3 day immersive workshop, exploring the body, ancestral memory and the land. To liberate creative actions towards a Decolonised Future.

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DIY: 2019 – Edythe Woolley: SWEAT: the sky leaks I leak

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Un-straightening, leaking and oozing towards queer entanglement, through an embodied practice of sweating.

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DIY: 2019 – Daniel Oliver: Scripting Unscriptable Performance

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Writing down and getting someone else to perform performances that can not or should not be written down and given to someone else to perform.

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DIY: 2019 – Charlie Ashwell & Es Morgan: ANDROGYNY!

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A weekend of dance and discussion for anyone interested in thinking about gender through dancing.

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DIY: 2019 – Claire MacDonald: Curse Bless me Now

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Daring to curse. Blessing when the world is ending.

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DIY: 2019 – Cade and MacAskill: The Making of Pinocchio

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A playfully theatrical DIY for trans, intersex, non-binary and genderqueer artists exploring notions of realness through the desires of a wooden puppet to be “a real boy”.

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DIY: 2019 – Adriana Disman: The confusing space between

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A residential workshop for multi-racial performance people on an island in the English Channel.

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DIY: 2019 – Beverly Thomas: The Silence

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A 4 day residential workshop for artists of Colour to explore silence and revitalize their creativity.

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DIY: 2019 – Bean & Nicola Woodham: (de)coding performance

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Learn to build and program wearable sensors for use in sound based live art.

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DIY: 2019 – Ania Bas & Amy Pennington: Performance for shy people. Playwriting for dyslexics.

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Two day experiment at performance production by shy people and performance writing by bad spellers.

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DIY: 2019 – Adam Patterson: Green Screen Charivari

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Parading for the right to be unfixed, letting surfaces slip and slide, transgressing horizons, bodies, identities and worlds

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DIY: 2019 – Call for Participants

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Applications are now open for 24 national professional development workshops by artists, for artists

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Call for Proposals: for consultant to undertake a major Live Art Sector Review

Seeking proposals from freelance consultants, to deliver an important piece of research into the UK’s Live Art sector

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DIY: 2012 – Call for Participants

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Professional development projects BY artists FOR artists

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Call for proposals: Readings from the Pulpit

We are seeking proposals from artists, writers, educators, and other curious folk who would like to read out 5 minute extracts of books from the Study Room.

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Thinker-In-Residence: Selina Thompson

Selina Thompson will be our Thinker-in-Residence for 2019, researching ‘Managing the Radical’.

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Individual Giving – Call for Freelance Consultant – Open Call Closed

To support and coordinate a range of fundraising and promotional initiatives, March – July 2019

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DIY: 2019

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Professional development projects – BY artists FOR artists – across the UK.

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DIY: 2019 – Call for Proposals

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Invitation to propose unusual and exciting artists’ workshops

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DIY: 2018 – Documentation

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Images, films and feedback from the 23 projects in DIY15: 2018

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Call for Proposals: The Arthole Artist’s Award 2019/20 – Open Call Closed

An opportunity to undertake a self determined year-long research and artistic development programme

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Call for Proposals: Diverse Actions Leadership Bursaries 2019/20

Two Leadership Bursaries of £10,000 each for artists and/or arts workers of colour

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performingborders | LIVE 2019 –  Open call for proposals

Open call for proposals for 2 digital conversations on Live Art and borders

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