Rencontres Audiovisuelles, DeVisu laboratory of the University of Valenciennes and Arenberg Creative Mine propose a research and thematic creation residency about video mapping.
The aim of those residencies is to experiment new forms of writing: (animation) movies, interactive pieces or performances, that are spatialised and contextualised. It is also to experiment new technological devices.
This application call is adressed to artists such as scriptwriters, filmmakers, museographs, stage designers, animation artists, game designers, developers, sound designers, musicians, etc., from anywhere in the world.
The application call is open to people who do not have any experience in video mapping yet.
. An exceptional setting: a former mine site part of World Heritage of UNESCO, in a natural setting, beautifully reconverted in a place dedicated to the image.
. High-performance audiovisual equipments available
. Support regarding the project and its needs: researchers, video mapping artists, animators, sound designers or musicians…
. Accommodation, transport management, flat-rate for the meals, salary
The works produced in those residencies will be screened during the Video Mapping Festival, which second edition will be held in Lille on the 29th and 30th of March. They are aimed at the general public and also international professionals.
Closing application date: 5th October 2018
Proposed by Rencontres Audiovisuelles, DeVisu laboratory of the University of Valenciennes and Arenberg Creative Mine, with the support of the region Hauts-de-France, the European Union, the ERDF programme, and the city of Wallers-Arenberg.