Open Call For Festival Commission Development
Environmental Art Festival Scotland (EAFS) 2015 – OPEN CALL What: To develop three major commissions for Environmental Art Festival Scotland …
Environmental Art Festival Scotland (EAFS) 2015 – OPEN CALL
What: To develop three major commissions for Environmental Art Festival Scotland 2015
Who: Artists (all disciplines), architects, designers, makers, creative producers, arts organisations, activists or collaborative groups
The EAFS team is beginning the process of developing work for the 2015 festival. To do this we want to work collaboratively with creative people and communities of interest based locally, nationally or internationally.
The commissioned artworks might comprise a journey, an event, an installation, an art happening. They might involve structure, visual art, design, architecture, sound and performance or a combination of these disciplines. We are interested in work that involves making across different disciplines and technologies and ideas of sharing and potentially leaving something behind. The artwork should culminate in Dumfries and Galloway as part of EAFS 2015 (28 – 30 August).
• Inventiveness, foolishness and generosity as a way of understanding the world
• Food, clothes, shelter and environmental sustainability
• Hospitality, hosting and community
• Journeys, migrations, secular pilgrimage and transformation
Environmental Art Festival Scotland
EAFS will develop, create and support experiences that allow direct engagement with place and land through the arts. EAFS will encourage future thinking and practical action about new ways of living.
Environmental Art Festival Scotland (EAFS) is a biennial arts festival in Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland. The inaugural EAFS happened in late summer 2013 and was produced by three leading arts organisations working in partnership: Wide Open, Spring Fling and The Stove Network.
Deadline: 5pm Friday 19 September 2014
Location: Dumfries and Galloway
For further information, please contact email@example.com (Leah Black, Matt Baker, Jan Hogarth), or call 01387 213 218, or visit http://www.environmentalartfestivalscotland.com/eafs-2015/
The deadline is Friday 19 September 2014 at 17:00.