whispers and roars
a festival of new sounds, new voices, new workS

CALLING FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FROM AUSTRALIAN

FEMALE-IDENTIFYING EMERGING ARTISTS

 

 

ARTIST OPPORTUNITY

 

The House that Dan Built is seeking expressions of interest from Sydney-based female-identifying, emerging artists for WHISPERS AND ROARS in October/November 2021. 

The House is offering 20 artists, with the support of our artistic team, a place to showcase their artwork as part of The WHISPERS AND ROARS Festival. This festival will run across four weeks, celebrating and supporting women in the arts, to ensure female voices are being heard. 

WHISPERS AND ROARS

28th October - 21st November

Week 1: SHE THINKS

Week 2: SHE CREATES

Week 3: SHE SPEAKS

Week 4: SHE SINGS

Artists are invited to submit artworks from all different disciplines:

 

Artists from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply, including First Nation people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, LGBTQI people and people with a disability. There is room for an artist remuneration for up to 20 artists for $50-$400. The final curatorial choice will be made in collaboration with the curators and successful artists. 

The House supports emerging artists to be the best they can be. Throughout this festival, artists will have access to creative support to the delivery of their work, simple technical support, one day rehearsal space, and promotional and marketing support. 

 

Submission details

Please submit interest via the online form below and EMAIL your full submission and support materials to hello@thehousethatdanbuilt.com

Please submit a one page document (max 300 words) that includes the following:

  • Name, contact number, email

  • Include a BIO: outline your artistic practice/experience/interests

  • Describe the ideas for your artwork so we can see your vision too!

  • Support Material (Max 10 images, links, weblinks, videos, text, audio samples etc)

  • Tech and space requirements (if known)

 

Applications have now closed and we will contact applicants on the 31st August.

Joynton Avenue Creative Centre venue pictures

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AUDIO
INSTALLATION

(1-10 minutes)

VISUAL
ARTWORK

  (1-10 minutes/items)

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Workshop

LIVE
Performance

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