Raw Matters is a non-profit organization that functions as a platform for artists wishing to try out new ideas.
Who can apply?
Artists looking to share their research or experiments in the field of dance and performance.
What can be submitted?
Experiments in live-performance, no longer than 20 minutes, requiring little technical support. Finished works will not be considered.
Following Conditions apply
On Monday, 20.06.22, 17h there is a preliminary meeting with all participants. Depending on the pandemic situation this meeting will either be live at Arbeitsplatz Wien or via zoom. At this meeting all artists introduce themselves and their works , after which the running order of the performance evening and the rehearsals are discussed. This meeting is mandatory for all Viennese based artists and is a requirement for participation at Raw Matters.
Artists receive rehearsal space from 20. - 26.06.22 in the studios of Arbeitsplatz Wien (Siegfriedgasse 23/ Tor 1, 1210 Wien)
Each artist receives a financial contribution of 170 Euros, however
- All artists need to be actively performing on stage at the performance evening
- The amount is based on an equal collaboration between performance artists, choreographers/directors, live- sound/video designers.
- We cannot consider technicians, costume designers, production support or any other people that are not actively performing in the project (exception: director, choreographer..)
- We reserve the right not to pay a higher fee, if the collaboration for the participation at Raw Matters is not clear.
Raw Matters does not tolerate works that are racist, misogynist, homophobe in nature and we reserve the right to refuse the presentation of such works.
Proposals that include a short description of your idea, approximate length and short CVs of all participating artists and contact information can be submitted via the following link
Deadline für application
For any questions or converns you can reach us via email.