The international, 1-year Master program ‘Performing Public Space’ invites artists from a variety of backgrounds to apply with individual artistic research projects focusing on public space.

Where: Hybrid format – Online & Tilburg, The Netherlands

When: Starting Date 2022: September 1, 2022

Deadline for applications: March 31, 2021

PPS offers a flexible and innovative environment to artistically question, redefine and reclaim public space in its broadest sense. Combining an interdisciplinary range of approaches and subjects, with an equally diverse range of research methods, PPS creates the opportunity for artists to explore their practice and its potential in public space. Creatives with a background in theatre, dance, circus, music, fine arts, architecture, digital arts and graphic design are welcome to join this program.

The benefits at a glance:
– International art and research community
– Individual coaching and collective experimentation
– Work in an interdisciplinary setting
– Strengthen critical and artistic positioning
– 24/7 access to the online learning platform

Why you should join this program?

The primary goal of the program is to enable students to adopt an independent and critical reflective attitude while inventively switching between different roles in the organizational process of their artistic research. This Master offers its students the necessary tools to perform critically and effectively as artists and researchers, able to navigate complex modes and methods surrounding the contemporary artistic process and result.

– you acquire the skills needed to conduct artistic research
– you develop well-grounded artistic strategies
– you gain a stronger awareness of and position in the sociopolitical context

Register for application (free):

Students in this program will be selected on the basis of the quality of their proposals. Artists must hand in:

Project plan and research plan (explaining what you want to explore, develop and research)
Letter of motivation (should include your vision on the value of art in public space)
Curriculum Vitae / Résume
Portfolio of artistic experience (should include visuals like photos, videos, audio, sketches, reviews)
References and/or recommendations

Costs for participants: EU: €2,209 / Non-EU: € 7,330

Contact details:
Whats App: +31617248693

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