Application deadline : January 21st, 2018
Solas Nua in collaboration with DupontUnderground, Washington DC is seeking submissions of contemporary Irish Video art to be displayed as part of an exhibition at Dupont Underground during the period March 12th- March 31st., 2018. 17 videos will be projected simultaneously on the walls of the tunnel each projected approx. 15-17′ w. The organisers are looking for video with and without audio tracks as videos will be staggered between silent video and non silent videos along the train tracks.
Irish artists only (resident in Ireland or Irish born)
Please include the following information:
Artist/Director information: full name, website URL, email address, short bio (max. 200 words)
Film/Video Information: title (max 5 works), URL – download link WeTransfer, Vimeo or Dropbox, year of production, duration, work synopsis (max. 200 words/submission)
Please include 2 screenshots for each submitted work (jpg, minimum 800×600 px)
Questions/Submissions: Email JackieHoysted@gmail.com, Director Visual Arts, Solas Nua
About Solas Nua
Solas Nua, ‘new light’ in Irish, is the only organization in the United States dedicated exclusively to contemporary Irish arts. Based in Washington, D.C., our mission is to bring the best new Irish artistic talent to America. For over a decade we have brought audiences an exciting mix of modern Irish theatre, music, dance, visual arts, film, and literary events including the annual Capital Irish Film Festival and Irish Book Day.
Open Call for Video Work | Solas Nua Exhibition, Washington DC