NN’s top floor Project Space changing weekly as different artists and collaborations test new work.
The next projects are:
Kelly Walker, Rashmy Ahamed, Amy Booth, Mimi Tobot, Louis Sidis, Katharine Lyons-Burke, Jacqui O’Kane, Elaine Elcoat, Susanne Ballinger, Elizabeth Tomos, Blueprint, 15–19 April 2015
Centre for Children & Youth, UNARS, 22–24 April 2015
Cathi Socco & Jodie Cox, Hanging Gardens and Bursting Colours, 29 April–3 May 2015
Pauline Wood, Alexander Small, Spatial Experiments for a Show, 7–10 May 2015
Find out more about the Project Space here.
Boom Bang II
21–24 May 2015
A project by NN Contemporary Art in partnership with Zagare Lithuania Capital of Culture 2015 and Errol Flynn Filmhouse
Boom Bang II is the second instalment of NN’s alternative Eurovision. NN & Zagare CoC present a screening programme of visual artists’ moving image featuring music in its broadest sense. Boom Bang II will be screened in Northampton (UK), Zagare (LT) and Tbilisi (GE).
Read about the first Boom Bang here.
Boom Bang II Events
Exhibition, NN Contemporary Art, 21–24 May 2015, 11am–6pm (2–5pm Sunday)
Live Broadcast of Eurovision Final, Errol Flynn Filmhouse, 23 May 2015, from 7pm
Eurovision After Party, NN Cafe, 23 May 2015, 11pm till late
CALL FOR ARTISTS
Deadline: 23 April 2015, 13:00 BST
Selectors: Carmen Billows, Sigurdur Gudjonsson, Catherine Hemelryk, Benny Nemerofsky Ramsay
Showing at: NN Contemporary Art: 21–24 May 2015
Zagare Lithuania Capital of Culture 2015: 3–10 September 2015
Project continues to Tbilisi and other venues TBA.
Who can apply
Any artist/group working with music on moving image, born in, living or working in the European Broadcast Area is eligible to apply:
Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Vatican City
The artwork will be projected from a hard drive in a screening programme.
How to apply
Please send your submission by url link or FTP to [email protected] or NN Contemporary Art, 9 Guildhall Road, Northampton NN1 1DP, by 23 April 2015 at 13:00 BST.
Each submission must include:
- Digital copy of the work by FTP or URL
- Completed application form (available here)
- 2 stills (jpg, 300 dpi, max 20 x 20 cm)
- Description of the work
- CV no more than 2 pages
Once received the selectors will review the works, with a maximum of one artwork selected from each country for the final screening programmes, which will be shown in the UK, Lithuania and Georgia and more venues TBA. A participation fee will be paid to all artists selected.
Image: still from Benny Nemerofsky Ramsay, Je Changerais d’Avis, 2013