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"Call for Artists: Multi-interdisciplinary Project - Open House"
2004-06-28 until 2004-07-15
Yellow House / Casa Gelbena
Dreamlike, fairy tale, childhood - Experimental- ALIVE. A mysterious multistructured house with garden and courtyard where spaces (walls, rooms, garden) can be rebuilt, redecorated, repainted. Artists are invited to create and maintain a dreamlike, fairy tale, childhood space and atmosphere. Artist Innana decorated and painted the house inside in basic colours creating different basic spaces: La Chambre Rouge, the Yellow Room, the Jamaican Kitchen, etc. They are all open to artistic intreptretation.
Artists from all media are invited here to spend time together and work on an interdisciplinary approach, by involving themselves in the atmosphere of the house, use/contradict/take into account/continue the space, and the atmosphere which has already been created.
Preexisting themes will be accepted if they are recreated in the environment, but the accent is placed on artists who take the challenge to travel to the location and create original new works in situ, TOGETHER, as a COLLABORATIVE PROJECT.
Individuals or groups will be concidered.
Open spontaneous encounters are encouraged.
Working individually or together, combining music, fine arts, theatre, photography, film, dancing etc., as a result of being here. It is about exchanging ideas and experiencing new individual creative experiences: musicians doing music for a short film, visual artists taking part in a theatre or performance concept, recreating the space as a set or a happening, dancers working with new music and other possible and wanted experimental approaches.
Works encouraged: mixed media, performance, installation, film, video, happening, dance, theatre, music, musical experiments, photography, poetry (all kinds), land art, fine arts etc. Open to all propositions and projects.
Special interest: dreamlike, fairy tale, fantasies, fantastic, people and space, body, body language, stories, colours, experimental theatre, music, dance, film, video, photography, fine arts.
Artists working in music, theatre, dance, film, fine arts, photography, multimedia, etc. are invited to participate.
Spaces and facilities provided:
- painting workshop
- theatre space
- possibilities of photo/media lab
- open garden (concerts, performance, projections)
kitchen, bathroom, etc.
Artists will work there and live with Romanian artists (if they choose). Contacts with Romanian artists, travels across the country, contacts for exhibitions, concerts, projections in Romania can be organized.
Artists 'works will be presented by organizing concerts, theatre shows, projections.The works created will be exhibited in the end in the house, galleries in Romania and abroad.
The project is considered as a happening. The artists selected as a final group will take part in an artistic documentary about the event.
Those who are interested are invited to submit their works, a short presentation and a description of an idea, project on line on the site.
Deadline is July 15, 2004. Participation fee will be 200 Euro.