CALL FOR ARTISTS: RIPA (Rencontre interuniversitaire de performance actuelle)
Deadline date: February 10

The RIPA (Rencontre interuniversitaire de performance actuelle) is looking for emerging artists and students interested in participating in a performance evening held on April 5th 2014 in Montreal. Propositions should relate to performance art in its many forms : performances, maneuvers, public interventions, body art and furtive art. The organization is open to any kind of presentation within the field of performance. Media-based projects and archival media are accepted. Performances should last about 10-15 minutes, although propositions that have a fractured or punctual format will be considered.

The RIPA team can assist you in finding accommodation for your stay in Montreal during the event. Participants will also receive a stipend. Your proposal must contain the following documents:
-A Curriculum vitae (2 pages maximum)
-A brief description of your artist statement (maximum 250 words)
-A description of your project (maximum 250 words)
-Technical requirements (materials, approximate installation requirements).
Please note that the installation and technical assistance must be provided by the artist, in collaboration with RIPA volunteers. Some audiovisual equipment can be provided.

Visual documents:
-10 digital images from your portfolio (JPEG, max. 1 Mb per document).
Images must be named as such :
name_surname_1.jpeg, name_surname_2.jpegand so on.
-A description for each image (Title, date, length, platform)

*Important: You must determine 3 images which can be used for the promotion of the event and/or for future publications. Please sign the attached authorization form.
**Your proposal must include a video from a prior performance. We do not accept videos sent by e-mail or e-transfer, please only include a link to a video hosted online (example: Vimeo)

Send us your proposal at this address: (contact: Julie Richard)
Deadline: February 10, 2014 at midnight. Proposals sent after the deadline will not be considered. For more
information about RIPA, please visit our website:


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