/// OPEN CALL ///
International Performance Art Workshop
Body - Environment - Sound
July 18th-22nd this summer 2018!
The workshop is organized and facilitated by Energia Akatemia in collaboration with Art Center Antares. Location is Sippola, Finland (200 km east from Helsinki). Duration is 5 days.
About the program: During the workshop, we will have lectures and hands on explorations. We will work in the facilities of Antares and in the selected locations outdoors. Some special places (strong historic charge, specific landscape), to be explored in the area are; Pitkäkoski (river) Hamina, Repovesi National Park, Sippola landscape. We will work with methods such as active listening, sound walks, field recordings, embodiment, vocal and physical storytelling and drifting in spaces.
Public event, open session will be organized 22.7.2018 in the Art Center Antares yard 2pm.
Lecturers and tutors confirmed:
Visual artist Antti Ahonen, Helsinki, Finland
Wellness educator, yoga instructor Ammeri Kankaisto, Joensuu, Finland
Environmental and performance artist MA, pedagogist Meri Hietala, Sippola, Finland
Writer-Curator Irena Mutt, Barcelona, Spain
Media artist and Design educator MA Ranjit Menon, Helsinki, Finland
Local guides from Antares, Sculptor Tiiu Anttinen & Comic artist Pasi Rantala, Sippola, Finland
The workshop price is 200 euros, including shared accommodation 4 nights, food (breakfast, lunch, dinner), lectures, evening programs (such as sauna) and transportation for group excursions.
Application period is 1.5.2018-30.6.2018. To apply, please write motivation letter, include your CV, and website/photos of your previous artwork.
Email with title: “Body-Environment-Sound Antares 2018” to firstname.lastname@example.org
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