SQUEEZE IT Trieste Contemporanea Contest 2018, third edition (Italy)
L’Officina and Studio Tommaseo, together with the Trieste Contemporanea Committee, announce the third edition of the SQUEEZE IT Contest. The initiative is organized with the founding of the Regione Autonoma Friuli Venezia Giulia.
The competition is dedicated to Franco Jesurun, a visionary man of culture, that was a theatre actor and a gallerist, founder of the three cultural organizations in Trieste that promote the competition. Studio Tommaseo established this biennial competition in 2014, as part of the activities celebrating the Studio's 40th anniversary.
Students and young professionals below 30 years old born in EU and CEI member countries are asked to create an original theatrical action, organically connected to the issues of contemporary visual arts, taking into account the opportunities offered by information technologies and new media. The applying theatrical action must be able fit in an ideal 4mx4mx4m size box and last no longer than 16 minutes.
The 2018 winner of the 2018 Franco Jesurun Award, decided on the stage of the final evening of the 15th of December, 2018, will work with guest director Mirosław Bałka at a production of a video work from the action presented.
Deadline: 12 November 2018