November 8, 2017

Open Call | Freedom of the Body, Friday Island Event, Luxembourg

Application deadline: 22 December

FRIDAY ISLAND is looking for artists (from Luxembourg and abroad) working in any medium (performing arts, fine arts, video/film, literature, etc.) for its next event, taking place on February 23rd, 2018, at “Unité Vivo”, housing structure for youngsters in Luxembourg.

‘Unité Vivo’ is one of the housing structures of Solidarité Jeunes, an association active in the social and educational domain, whose goal is helping children and young adults in some kind of social or family difficulties. The Friday Island – ‘Freedom of the Body’ venue will be the underground car park of the housing structure ‘Unité Vivo’.

Pictures of the event’s venue can be asked by sending an email to

The theme of the event is FREEDOM OF THE BODY. The theme should be approached in a critical way in relation to social/political/philosophical perspectives. The artistic contributions can take any form of expression as long as they question the theme and suggest a non-conform point of view.

The artistic propositions have to relate to the theme in an incontestable way.

Selected artists receive:

  • artist fee of €600
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • travel contribution up to €150

Decision: January 5th, 2018
Event Opening: February 23rd, 2018, 6:00 pm at ‘Unité Vivo’, housing structure of Solidarité Jeunes asbl (15, rue Leemerwee, L-1954, Luxembourg, Luxembourg)

Please, refer to the Facebook page FRIDAY ISLAND to read the complete text of the call for proposals:

Open Call | Freedom of the Body, Friday Island Event, Luxembourg