Break the boundaries. Bend the rules.About Undercover Artist Festival 2017.Undercover Artist Festival was founded in 2015 featturing over 100 artists with disability working across a diverse array of artforms. Programming included performances, workshops and panels across two days at Queensland Theatre in June.
Undercover Artist Festival program vision is to curate a unique program of works that embraces inclusivity, forefronts diversity, supports experimentation, and fosters inspiration and collaboration.Undercover Artist Festival programs the best of emerging and professional artists with disability from across Australia as one of kind Festivals that actively identifies with disability and as a disability led Festival.
Please click on the link to find more information about Access Art's first Undercover Artist Festival:: http://www.undercoverartistfest.com/Now we're back in 2017 and our Expression of Interest applications are LIVE from Thursday 6 July to Tuesday 1 August, 12 midnight inclusive.
This is your chance to submit work that’s inspiring, exciting, thought provoking, creative, untried, collaborative, obscure and edgy.
Areas of interest include: forums, music, video art, theatre, drama, storytelling, workshops, roving performances. It’s up to you to put your best idea forward. Your event will be programmed in either one of two theatre environments or open foyer performance space with audio and visual assistance provided upon specification.Undercover Artist Festival is fully accessible through all areas of programming and audience participation and engagement. Please click on the link for more information about the Festival venue.Link: http://www.queenslandtheatre.com.au/Fields marked with a * (star or asterix) at the start or end of a question are mandatory. If you wish to discuss your application before submission, please send an email to email@example.com or contact Access Arts on 07 3505 0311 to book an appointment.Successful applicants will be contacted early August. We look forward to receiving your application.
About youIn this section we ask you about your identification with disability, accessibility requirements and contact information.
About your planned eventPlease provide as much detailed information about your event, if you select "other" please include information in this field.
About your previous work in support of your proposed eventPlease provide three links to examples of your work which can include links to:Social media accountsAudio and video recordings Press releases, newspaper articles and/or reviews of your workImage and/or photo librariesWe understand that new work may not have current documentation so please supply work that is most appropriate to your application which shows us a little more about what you would like to propose.Just to note that part of your success as an applicant will also require you to work with us in marketing your event where possible.
Artist expenses and paymentsUndercover Artist Festival 2017 is made possible through government grant funding. Please be aware that your suggested fee must incorporate all expenses including travel, accommodation and living expenses if you are travelling interstate and all other expenses relating to your event.. Artist fees will be paid after the Undercover Artist Festival and quotes may be requested where required. Please consider the suggested fee you provide is a resonable amount for the type of event that you are proposing.
Before you submitAs part of your application, as the applicant you hereby agree to provide media consent to Access Arts to market and promote your event including all documentation produced before, during and post Festival created by Access Arts involving the applicant. We resevere the right to program events that we feel best represents the vision of this year's Festival. Access Arts may contact you about your application and request further documentation where required. As the applicant and submitter of your application, the above information is correct and will be required to be included in the program if successful. A contract will be agreed to once confirmation has been negotaited between Access Arts and the applicant.