ARTIST OPEN CALL - Commission
+ Exhibition Opportunities
+ Materials Budget
+ Portsmouth (UK) Based
Deadline: April 14th
Are you based in Portsmouth (UK)? Are you an artist interested in storytelling, heritage and digital media? Would you like to explore new technologies and new processes in making work? Are you interested in sensory or immersive artworks?
RESONATE invites artists to experience and re-interpret one of five existing artworks (commissioned by ArtHouse Jersey in collaboration with Age Concern) as new digital works. Alongside a programme of development and support artists will be paired with a mentor - to explore their specialism and approach to memory interpretation:
Thomas Buckley | Project Lead and Creative Technologist
Kate Phillips | Contemporary Artist and Sculptor / Designer
Sharon Clark | Dramaturge, Writer and Immersive Theatre Maker
Ned Lawlor | Award winning Mixologist and Taste-Artist
Selected artists will receive a fee of £2,600 and have access to a materials budget to develop digital outcomes. Resonate is supported by Arts Council England.
Application Deadline Open call closes.
1.5 Day Artist Workshop and Exhibition deep dive.
May - August
Development time and support from Artist Mentors.
[2 online sessions]
Presentation of outcomes.
Experimental design artist Thomas Buckley and their collaborative studio of sensory makers present Recollect, an interactive and unique new work made specifically for ArtHouse Jersey. Alongside a team of local volunteers, closely held and precious memories from real people of advanced years have been borrowed and translated into sensory, interactive experiences. Working in collaboration with Age Concern the artist and volunteers have together built relationships, discovered and translated the real stories of people who call Jersey home.
Photography Credit - Max Burnett
Who we'd like to work with
We're excited to receive applications from -
- Those based in Portsmouth (UK).
-Those with experience / interest in new and immersive technologies (AR / VR /XR)
-Those that work with digital media for example film makers and sound designers
-Those with an interest in story telling and biographical art
-Those who work with the senses in ways that can be communicated digitally
-Those who identify as emerging artists / creatives
-Those with experience or an interest in community engaged practice
Feel free to get in touch with an questions relating to this opportunity or the application / selection process: Thomas@Thomas-Buckley.com