We are looking for artists/creative producers to curate and develop a programme of workshops/arts activities inspired by the theme of Fire & Flint. You will be an artist/programmer who is excited to work collaboratively with a community to create a final parade/outside light projection show/performance which delivers an immersive collective experience that will live long in memory.
Fire & Flint is to be a celebration of Brandon’s history, community and landscape. It focuses on Brandon’s rich heritage as supplier and the source of flint as building material and famously the gun flint industry. On the weekend of 23/24 September 2017 the communities who live, work and pass through Brandon will be invited to take part in a variety of activities and final show in a themed event entitled – Fire & Flint.
Creative Forum in Brandon – a group made up of local creative individuals, societies and community groups – has shaped the project outline and roles. The selected creative producer and/or artists will be inspired to work closely with the Brandon community to develop a contemporary and vibrant interpretation of the chosen theme. You will be commissioned to produce a programme in line with Market Place vision, which will culminate in an afternoon/evening of entertainment and activity in the town centre of Brandon.
You will be responsible for devising and producing:
You will work as the Curator with the community partners to ensure that a coherent programme takes place that includes these elements:
The total project budget is up to £8,000 for the Light/Digital Projection Project and work as the Curator. This is inclusive of project outputs, materials, fees, travel expenses and VAT.
This work will be supported by Ali Atkins, our Creative Agent for Forest Heath Ali Aitkins.
HOW TO APPLY
To apply please submit by 5pm Tuesday 4 July 2017, a covering letter and relevant background information to Catherine Mummery, Programme Manager at email@example.com or Ali Atkins, Forest Heath Creative Agent, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your proposal should include:
We welcome applications from individuals and organisations.
Interviews will be held the week of 10 July 2017.
For more details about the role, please contact Ali Atkins at 01353 611 591 or email email@example.com.