Together with these core members of La Pocha Nostra and VestAndPage, and along with radical performance art curators Justin Charles Hoover (USA) and Francesca Carol Rolla (IT/ES), participants will explore psychomagic, a poetics of relations, and the creation of alternative artistic communities within the city of Riga. This transcontinental collaboration aims to set foundations for radical interaction and new terms of cultural exchange.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 30, 2019Interested applicants are encouraged to submit their application in advance of the deadline. We will be accepting applicants on a rolling basis and space is expected to fill. You must be 18+ to apply. Applicants will hear back from us as soon as we have reviewed your application. Please help us to get to know you and your work by answering the questions below.
This is an unpaid opportunity to work under the direction of master artists Guillermo Gómez-Peña, artistic director of the acclaimed troupe La Pocha Nostra, and artist duo VestAndPage, founders of the Venice International Performance Art Week, Venice, Italy. Applicants must be available to rehearse and perform in Riga, Latvia, May 27 – May 30, 2019. Selected participants are responsible for their own travel and living costs.
Learn more about the Sculpture Quadrennial Riga and the No New Idols Festival at http://squadrennial.com.