Moving Visegrad under 3rd Visegrad-Turkish Culture Festival is now accepting submissions for a contemporary dance artist residency program.

Residency 1st phase : BUDAPEST, Hungary
Residency 2nd phase : ISTANBUL, Turkey

1st phase : 18th – 30th September 2017 (may change)
2nd phase : 6th – 18th November 2017 (may change)

Deadline for applications: 24th July 2017

We are looking for contemporary dance artists from the Visegrad region, including Hungary, Czechia, Slovakia and Poland. One artist from each country, together with two representatives of the Turkish contemporary dance scene, will be part of the intensive two-week exchange residencies in Budapest and Istanbul culminating with a final presentation in the cultural metropolis of Turkey in the second half of November 2017. The participants of the project will be requested to teach a master class or give a workshop during the residency, either individually or as a group. They will also be given an opportunity to perform their own pieces at a selected venue during the festival itself.

Core partners of the project:

  • Cross Club (o.s. Paradox), CZ

  • Fundacja Rozwoju Tańca / Dance Development Foundation, PL

  • L1 Független Művészek Közhasznú Egyesület / L1 Independent Artists

Association of Public Utility, HUN

  • Nový Priestor, SK

Decision to be announced: 31st July 2017

How to apply

For application the following to be sent to: with the subject “MV 2017 application”:

  • Resume of the artist
  • Profile photo
  • Video recording of a recent movement improvisation without musical accompaniment.

The recording must be a maximum of 3 minutes.

  • Confirmation of availability in the months of September and November 2017 during the time of the residencies.

The festival will cover the following expenses for the participants:

  • Professional fee **
  • Lodging
  • Per diem
  • Airfare or other transportation fares to the destination of the residency

** the amount and the delivery of the monetary compensation will be agreed upon beforehand with each participating party

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