The Pollination of Life 2020
Common Threads - A Dynamic New Impulse for Change
Are you interested in working with Common Threads Woven Through Community to showcase your art or artistic project, ideas or creative enterprises?
EXPRESSION OF INTEREST CURRENTLY OPEN FOR
Common Threads Woven Through Community Programme fosters a spirited environment in partnership with The Sound Temple to celebrate the creative arts, cultural experiences, performance, temporary exhibitions and installations. The signature event Common Threads Woven Through Community is held annually throughout the month of May with a strong focus on textiles and skill sharing, exhibition and interactive presentations- followed by smaller events that run throughout the year.
Our 2020 theme embraces the inter connection of our living world the seen and unseen “The Pollination of Life” exploring the underlying connections between, artists, creatives, sustainable enterprises and movements. As we all carry a thread that collaboratively weaves the health and wellbeing of our collective future on this planet.
We invite passionate people to respond and or collaborate to the current theme
“The Pollination of Life”
This process is open to artists and crafts people working across mediums, (ie textiles, basketry, found object, jewellers, sculptures, painters, etc) arts organisations, traditional craft people, performers, musicians and those involved in arts education and related activities that embrace and explore the 2020 theme and values of Common Threads Woven Through Community Programme.
Expressions of interest can cover inter-active experience, exhibition, education delivered through art exhibitions, installations, workshops, classes, outdoor performances, live music and artist residencies that foster and inspire action in creating an informed and empowered culture within our community.
WORKSHOPS & MASTERCLASS
Open to artists to share skills &
facilitate art workshops for all ages
COMMUNITY ART INSTALLATION
Creative community art installations at The Sound Temple
MUSICIANS & LIVE MUSIC
Opportunity for live music & open mic events
F I L M S
Screenings of short & independent films and documentaries
Opportunity for artist to respond, create and exhibit works
ARTIST TALK & DISCUSSIONS
Artist, panelled discussion
and Q & A
Connect to nature, develop, create
and explore your ideas
ROLLING EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
Throughout the year, we undertake significant temporary art installations and projects.
We are open to receiving proposals through an ongoing process to explore and discuss opportunities for temporary artist residencies proposals and artistic programs.
This process is open to artists, arts organisations, musicians and those involved in arts education related activities for work that relates to public art, installations, workshops, master classes, outdoor performances, live music and artist residencies.