UKYA City Takeover: Nottingham 2019

UKYA (UK Young Artists) City Takeover: Nottingham 2019 will span the city, immersing visitors in an array of extraordinary, innovative and contemporary work from over 200 artists from three continents. Visual arts, performance, music and words will animate cultural spaces and unusual places across Nottingham.

UK Young Artists biennial, ‘City Takeover’ is the only British cross-arts festival that specifically focuses on young artists aged 18-30.  The 2019 edition will take place in Nottingham, 7-13 February.

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CALL FOR ENTRIES - Deadline: Monday 9 July 5pm

UK Young Artists is seeking submissions for a week-long ‘City Takeover’ in Nottingham. The call is open to artists aged 18-30 working in the following artforms:

Applied Art: ceramics, glass, textiles, jewellery, fashion

Design: graphic and product design

Digital Art: animation, projection mapping, mixed reality performance, virtual reality, game design, interactive art and installation

Literature: writing, poetry, storytelling and spoken word

Moving Image: film, documentary, artist video and animation

Music: sound art and all genres of music will be considered from individuals, bands and collaborations

Performance: theatre, dance, live art, site-specific and outdoor performance

Visual Arts: fine art, photography, installation, illustration,printmaking, site-specific work and sculpture. Cross art form collaborations and interdisciplinary works are also welcomed.

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Up to 100 extraordinary young talented artists from across the UK will be selected to participate in the event which will span the city, immersing visitors in an array of extraordinary, innovative and contemporary work.

Visual arts, performance, music and words will animate cultural spaces and unusual places across Nottingham. Providing an essential platform for emerging artists, writers, filmmakers and performers to showcase their work

Please click here to download an information pack and apply.
Posted on Wednesday 20th June 2018

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