DEADLINE FRI28MAR 2014
OPEN CALL for CUNTEMPORARY and ARCHIVIO QUEER ITALIA fundraiser night
“DEEP TRASH ITALIA” at Bethnal Green working Men’s Club, London (Friday 2 May 2014)
Call for performances, video, artworks and other acts for the fundraiser club night “Deep Trash Italia”,
in support of Archivio Queer Italia – a sister organization of CUNTemporary (London), the first Italian platform on
queer art, theory and activism. This unprecedented event will take over the epic East London venue Bethnal Green
Working Men’s Club on 2nd May 2014. Curated by Giulia Casalini.
The funds raised for this event will support Teoremi Performance Festival, 12-14 June 2014 (the first Italian festival against discrimination of sexual orientation and gender identity) organized by Archivio Queer Italia.
We accept proposals from Italian and non-Italian artists who want to show works around the theme of “Italianness”. Themes include, but are not restricted to: socio-cultural commentary, questions of identity, queer affects,
critiques of nationalism, transgender, gender, homosexuality, pornography, minorities and marginalisation, critique of Catholicism, fetishism, racism, violence and the body.
To apply for the event please email Giulia Casalini at firstname.lastname@example.org including the following details:
1) Name and Surname
2) Place of birth (City and Country)
3) Place of residency (City and Country)
4) A written brief proposal (no more than 500 words) and, if available, images of the work
5) Website of the artist or portfolio
We aim to respond to all applications as soon as possible.
Selected artists will be notified by 30 March.
Deadline is Friday 28 March 2014.
More details here.
Image by Archivio Queer Italia.