galvanize graphics by bruce cayone

Saturday, July 29, 2006

Call for artists' videos

Galvanize wishes to invite artists based in the Caribbean as well as Caribbean artists based internationally to submit video works for the 2006 programme, which will take place in Port of Spain, Trinidad, from 14 September to 26 October, with the theme "Visibly Absent".


Please provide:

1. A brief artist's statement and a synopsis of the video work(s) (100 words maximum).
2. Your full name and contact information: mailing address, phone numbers, and email address.
3. A CV as well as photocopies of relevant articles on or reviews of your work, samples of your own writing, or exhibition catalogues.

Visual material:

Please submit a maximum of two DVDs, single channel, suitable for either projection or viewing on a monitor. Provide instructions for navigating DVD menus. Also provide the title and total running time, and information on the original format/medium (eg film or video, as well as projection specifications), with with a one- or two-sentence description.

If you would like your visual materials returned, you must provide a self-addressed stamped envelope (SASE).

While all applications will be handled with care, Galvanize cannot be responsible for damage or loss of submitted materials. If you do not enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope with your application, we will assume you do not want your materials returned. Please do not send original or irreplaceable material.

Galvanize retains the right to publish photographs and text(s) from work(s) selected for exhibit in promotional material relating to the event. Such content will not be used in any other form, unless specifically authorised by the artist, as in the case of a publication.

All documents must be on 8.5" x 11" paper.

IMPORTANT: All documents should be labelled with your name and contact information. Applications must reach the CCA office by Thursday, 7 September, 2006.

For further information, contact

Mail applications to:
Caribbean Contemporary Arts
CCA 7, Building Number 7,
Fernandes Industrial Centre
Eastern Main Road, Laventille, Port of Spain,
Trinidad, West Indies.
Voice: 625 1889 or 625 6805
Fax: (624 0695)


Post a Comment

Links to this post:

Create a Link

<< Home