Slovenia - Croatia - Australia Artist Exchange (2012 - 2015)

An annual six-week transitory cultural and artistic residency for four experimental dance artists from Slovenia, Croatia, and Australia, that invests in:

  • Nourishing artists cultural and intellectual
  • Providing an opportunity to reflect and flesh out future project outcomes
  • Developing independent international relationships
  • Engaging local artistic communities in new international artistic conversations and experience

Post initial residencies artists have continued relationships including:

  • Matthew Day and Rhiannon Newton returned to Eastern Europe for solo residencies
  • Jess Devereux and Ajda Tomazin maintain a peer working relationship
  • Zaimon Vilmanis and Gregor Kaminkar maintain a peer working relationship
  • Ina Sladić returned to Hobart to present her work and engage in further conversation with Liesel Zink and Kelly Drummond Cawthon

2015 - September - October

Artists

  • Liesel Zink (Qld - Australia)
  • Kelly Drummond Cawthon (Tas - Australia)
  • Ina Sladić (Croatia)
  • Local Slovenian artists

Exchange hosts: 

  • Perforacije Festival (Croatia)
  • NagiB Contemporary Dance Festival (Slovenia)
  • Britt Guy - Independent Producer (Australia) - Junction Arts Festival (Launceston) and Metro Arts (Brisbane)
 This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body. Presented as part of Dance Satellite curated and produced by Britt Guy, an initiative supported by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, Junction Arts Festival and Darwin Festival. In partnership with Metro Arts.

This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body. Presented as part of Dance Satellite curated and produced by Britt Guy, an initiative supported by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, Junction Arts Festival and Darwin Festival. In partnership with Metro Arts.

2013 Artists:

  • Matthew Day (Australia)
  • Mala Kline (Slovenia)
  • Petra Zanki (Croatia)
  • Rhiannon Newton (Australia)

2013 Full Program Brief

  This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.

This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.

2014 - August - September - October

Artists:

  • Jess Devereux (NT - Australia)
  • Zaimon Vilmanis (Qld - Australia)
  • Matea Bilosnić (Croatia)
  • Ajda Tomazin (Slovenia)

Exchange hosts: 

  • Britt Guy - Independent Producer (Australia): Metro Arts (Brisbane), Dancehouse (Melbourne) , Darwin Festival (Darwin) 
  • NagiB Contemporary Dance Festival (Slovenia)
  • Perforacije Festival (Croatia)

 

 

 

 

 

 

2012 Artists:

  • Tina Dobaj Eder (Slovenia)
  • Gregor Kamnikar (Slovenia)
  • 6 x Queensland University of Technology students (Australia)