Call for proposals
Fierce FWD 2016: a Call for Proposals...read more...
Fierce FWD is a development programme for artists working in Live Art and performance from or based in the West Midlands supported by Arts Council England and Jerwood Charitable Foundation. Fierce FWD offers the opportunity for artists to develop an idea for a live performance/experience in the public realm alongside a period of research and field trips.
Fierce will select between eight and ten Fierce FWD artists. Each artist will receive a micro-bursary of Â£500 to try an artistic experiment, develop a piece of work or conduct some research towards a project.
From the eight Fierce FWD artists two or three will receive additional funding, mentorship and producing /curatorial support to develop a finished site-specific work for Fierce Festival in October 2017.
Deadline: noon, Monday 26th September.
Fierce Festival 2017:
There will be no Fierce Festival in 2016. but look out for announcements regarding Club Fierce and other exciting projects soon. The next Fierce Festival will be back to takeover Birmingham the week of the 16th October 2017, under the helm of new Artistic Director Aaron Wright.