OPEN CALL 2021: Live Streaming Performance

Call Type: Festivals, Symposia, Performance Opportunities

Deadline: March 7, 2021, midnight CST

Eligibility: Local, National & International

Who are we:
Out of Site is an organization dedicated to supporting public performance in Chicago since 2011. OoS prioritizes work that is interactive and engages the diverse publics in a meaningful exchange in urban space. OoS creates working opportunities for performers and dancers to create work on the sidewalk and in public plazas and Chicago Parks to spark dialogue.

Out of Site Live Streaming opportunities (For Local, National & International Artists)
Out of Site is inviting applications from local, national and international performance artists to submit proposals for live streaming performances in 2021. As an organization OoS specializes in public performance and we prioritize work that is interactive but are open to all forms of performance art and dance for this submission. This invitation is for performance artists and dancers who are working in the field.  Selected artists will be welcomed into an international community and we are looking for applications from artists who will contribute to the spirit of collective engagment who are invested in public performance practices.

Selected artists will be invited to participate in the Artist Focus weekly program that happens in the Spring and Fall.

Each artist is trained in live streaming and each artist will receive a minimum stipend of $50. (Please ensure you can receive payments via paypal prior to applying).

Jury Panel
Martine Viale (France), ieke Trinks (Netherlands), Jeremy Pauly (Belgium), Sara Zalek (Chicago, USA) & Carron Little (USA/UK)

Please include the following in one pdf labeled with your name outofsitechicago@gmail.com with Live Streaming Submission in the subject line:

Proposal for performance (500 word max)
Duration of performance
Artist bio & statement
Link to website
2 images

This project is supported by Experimental Sound Studio

Image by Duff Norris, Out of Site live stream performance on October 1, 2020 with ESS