Earth 2 > Artistic creation project for the public space > Open for proposals
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Subject: Earth 2 > Artistic creation project for the public space > Open for proposals
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Date: Friday, February 25, 2011, 11:56 PM
Earth 2 > Artistic creation project for the public space > Open for proposalsOpen for proposals for TERRA² (EARTH²), an artistic creation project for the public space on the subjects of ecology, biodiversity, global warning and sustainable development of cities. Deadline for proposals: March 21st.Without drastic changes in the way we use our natural resources, by 2030 we will need not one but two planets earth.
Transforma is part of the European programming network IMAGINE 2020, Art and Climate Change, created to supp ort artistic work that investigates the causes and effects of climate change and advocates changes to the cultural sector and society in general. As part of its season around the theme of Abundance, Teatro Maria Matos joins Transforma in the organization of an artistic development programme concerning ecology, biodiversity, global warming and sustainable development of cities. Portuguese and foreign artists are invited to submit their proposals for public art projects in the fields of installation, happening, live art and performance.
Five artistic projects will be granted the necessary means of production and tutorial Science and Technology feedback (one dedicated tu tor for each project), in order to enhance the pertinence and relevance of the proposals, allowing the artists to acquire specialized technological knowledge about the themes present in their artistic process. The work process will entail the documentation of progress by an observer (TBC) and an artist-in-residence period at Transforma, in Torres Vedras. The final results will be presented in Lisbon and Torres Vedras in the public space.
Download the application form here.
The application form must be sent via e-mail to info@... until 24am March 21st, 2011.The selection of the five proposals is going to be carried out by the artistic directors of Transforma and Maria Matos Teatro Municipal. The results will be sent via e-mail and published on Transforma’s and Maria Matos Teatro Municipal´s websites on March 25th, 2011.