Wednesday, July 22, 2009


call for proposals
open programme of the European Performance Art Festival openEPAF 2009

The Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle in Warsaw / Poland
invites emerging performance artists to submit performance art proposals
for the open programme of the European Performance Art Festival openEPAF

The festival will take place from 16 to 18 October 2009. Artists who are
qualified to participate in the festival will receive: materials,
and CCA space required for performance; board and lodging during the
festival; photographic and video documentation of the performance
during the festival; a fee of 1000 PLN and as far as possible travel
Performances presented at openEPAF will be selected by a jury consisting
of artists and art critics.

In order to participate in openEPAF, you have to submit an application
containing the following:
1. first name and surname, biographical note, artistic CV, address.
2. short description (not longer than 120 words) of the proposed
performance, including information about a duration of the performance,
materials, equipment and space required.
3. video material with the documentation of previous performances on DVD
video, miniDV or VHS (with a description containing the title, date and
place of the performance)

Language of the application: English, Polish

Notice: this call for proposals is addressed only to artists from
performance art area.
We will not accept theatrical performances.

Proposals should be submitted by 17 August 2009, personally or by mail
the following address:

EPAF 2009
Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle
ul. Jazdow 2
00-467 Warszawa

And by email (only the information specified in 1 and 2 above) at:

If you want us to send materials back please enclose SASE.

Waldemar Tatarczuk / EPAF Curator
Wojciech Krukowski / Director of CCA Ujazdowski Castle