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Master Performing Public Space (Netherlands) – Call For Artists

Master Performing Public Space (Netherlands) – Call For Artists

[Sponsored Listing] Fontys’ international, one-year Master Performing Public Space (PPS) invites creatives from all art disciplines to join with their individual practice-led artistic research projects. The program is a hybrid format combining online and on-site intensive weeks. In a time in which political and social structures are re-considered heavily, PPS offers a flexible and innovative environment to artistically question, redefine, and reclaim public space in its broadest sense. Become part of the Master’s international community of artists and researchers re-creating our public spaces.

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Enter by: 28 Feb 2022

As a student of Master Performing Public Space you will benefit from the following:

  • International art and research community
  • Individual coaching and collective experimentation
  • Work in an interdisciplinary setting
  • Strengthen critical and artistic positioning
  • 24/7 access to the online learning platform

Combining an interdisciplinary range of approaches and subjects with an equally diverse range of research methods, PPS creates the opportunity for artists to explore their practice and its potential in public space. Creatives with a background in theatre, dance, circus, music, fine arts, architecture, digital arts, and graphic design are welcome to join this program.

Performing Public Space is committed to understanding how cultural developments can produce meaningful change within our shared spaces. Based on the idea that public space exists only when it is socially performed. The primary goal of the program is to enable students to adopt an independent and critical reflective attitude while inventively switching between different roles in the organizational process of their artistic research. This Master offers its students the necessary tools to perform critically and effectively as artists and researchers and be able to navigate complex modes and methods surrounding the contemporary artistic process and result.

  • Acquire the skills needed to conduct artistic research
  • Develop well-grounded artistic strategies
  • Gain a stronger awareness of and position in the sociopolitical context

About Fontys

Fontys is a forward-looking University of Applied Science in the Netherlands. They offer Bachelor, Master, and Exchange programmes in a variety of fields. It is the place to be for anyone who is interested in technology, entrepreneurship, and creativity. As a public institution of higher professional education, Fontys is at the heart of society. While with Fontys, students lay the foundations for a meaningful social contribution during their careers. Professionals come for retraining, refresher courses, and further training. Through practice-based research, Fontys contributes to solving the issues in the world around us.

For more information, contact FHKpublicspace@fontys.nl.

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