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Visions in the Nunnery 2016

Monday, June 13, 2016 - 23:59

Call for moving image and performance work

Visions in the Nunnery is back for its tenth incarnation at the Nunnery Gallery.

A renowned showcase of recent performance and moving image works by emerging and established artists, Visions aims to offer an international overview of the challenging and thoughtful uses of these ever shifting mediums. Read more about the exhibition.

We are now inviting artists from all over the world to submit moving image and performance works for Visions 2016, which will run from October to December 2016 at the Nunnery Gallery.

WHO Moving image and performance artists

WHAT We are looking for cutting edge work that has been made in the last two years. There is no theme. Selection will be based on innovative uses of your chosen medium.  No more than three entries per artist.

WHEN Application deadline: 13 June 2016. Exhibition: October to December 2016


Moving Image

We are mainly looking for single screen works of up to 10 minutes in duration. However, we do have some limited space for small installation/monitor based work, or longer single-screen pieces. If you are submitting an installation, please provide an additional document describing the work, including equipment, dimensions etc. Please, be aware that we cannot provide equipment specifically for individual installations.


We are looking for live, networked and hybrid performance works (not documentation!) of up to 10 minutes in duration. Please describe the work’s mechanics, including equipment, participants, dimensions, props, space requirements, number of performers, etc.


Fill in one submission form per entry. Works will be previewed through web links only.

Download moving image application form (word) here

Download performance application form (word) here

Please send all application forms in one email to:  

Please send application form as the original WORD DOCUMENT and do not convert to a PDF.

In the subject bar please write your full name and whether you are applying for moving image or performance.

* There are NO entry fees*

Works will be selected by Visions in the Nunnery curators Cinzia Cremona and Tessa Garland.

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Monday, June 13, 2016