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Wales Arts International Projects

CINARS 2014 Opening

CINARS 2014

24/11/2014

Wales Arts International supported 7 arts organisations to travel to Montréal, Québec from 17th -22nd November 2014 for CINARS 2014.

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NoFit State Circus - Immortal

NoFit State Circus

July 2010

The award winning critically acclaimed NoFit State Circus took tabú to North America for the first time in July 2010.

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Sue Corr

Meduse Residency

Wales Arts International and Méduse collaborated on a series of residencies for Wales based practitioners. Méduse is a collective that brings together under one roof ten organisations involved in the cultural and community life of Québec City.

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International Opportunities Fund Projects

Catherine Lewis

Lewis, Catherine



A 9 day artist visit to Montreal and Quebec City, QC Canada for research and development of an exchange project.

http://catjlewis.blogspot.com/

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Jones, John Sam



The North American Association for the study of Welsh Culture and History (NAASWCH) International Conference on Welsh Studies at the University of Toronto, July 30 -Aug 2 2008.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

HyperAction



This will be an initial research and development trip for Sue Williams director of Hyperaction.

www.hyperaction.org.uk

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Beyond Repair

Welsh Independent Dance



As part of the ongoing collaboration between dance organisations in the Banc d'Essai Internationaux collective, WID was supported by the International Opportunities Fund to select Cai Tomos as the Welsh artist to participate in Dance Roads this year.

www.welshindance.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Murphy, Julie



Support for musician Julie Murphy and the band 'Fernhill' to perform at the Celtic Harmonies International Festival in Qu�bec, Canada.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Murphy, Julie



Support for musician Julie Murphy and the band 'Fernhill' to perform at the Celtic Harmonies International Festival in Qu�bec, Canada.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Murphy, Julie



Support for musician Julie Murphy and the band 'Fernhill' to perform at the Celtic Harmonies International Festival in Qu�bec, Canada.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Neale, Tina



Residency Ecuador and Canada

www.tinaneale.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Foulkes, Lauren

Banff Artist in residence Winter

Application from artist Lauren Faulkes to undertake a one month residency at The Banff Centre, Canada to develop her practice around storytelling and memory.

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Dave Ball

Ball, Dave

A residency at Est-Nors-Est in Saint-Jean-Port-Joli in Quebec, Canada and an accompanying exhibition.

The project at Est-Nord-Est initially developed from Dave’s application to an open call for international artists, curators and writers to take part in their residency programme.

http://www.daveballartist.co.uk/

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Fowler, Dylan

Canadian Guitar Tour Collaboration 2014

Dylan Fowler applied to Wales Arts International for funding to enable him to travel to Canada to explore Celtic music from Wales and music that has become part of Canadian Music culture with his collaborator, Shawn Trotter.

http://www.taithrecords.co.uk/

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Drum With Our Hands Ltd.

Camera NXNE showcase

Camera applied to attend and play showcase at NXNE in Toronto

http://www.drumwithourhands.com

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Davoren, Thomas

Saskatchewan Brass Band Residency

Thomas Davoren was invited to participate in the Saskatchewan Brass Band Residency, 5-9 August 2014 in Canada as a guest conductor, clinician at the residency and a featured composer.

http://www.tomdavoren.co.uk/

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Disson, Joseph

The Undivided Showcase Performance at Canadian Music Week Conference

Joseph Disson applied on behalf of his band The Undivided, who were invited to showcase at Canadian Music Week in Toronto, Canada in May 2015.

http://www.theundivided.co.uk/about/band/

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Edwards, Jonathan

Toronto Comic Art Festival, Canada, and research, Tokyo, Japan

Jonathan applied for funding for him and his collaborator, Louise Evans, for two visits – Tokyo in March 2015 and Toronto in May 2015.

www.jonathan-e.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Bettridge, Dan



NXNE booked Dan for two showcases in Toronto this year which were his first international performances.

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Dyer, Kevin

The Cupboard and the Skyscraper

Kevin Dyer applied for support to collaborate with YPT Toronto on ' The Cupboard Under the Stairs' and then to travel to New York to continue on the next phase of working with Barbara Wiechmann.

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International Calendar Events

Chapter Arts Centre

Song

11/04/2011 - 17/04/2011

Co-presentation residency between Zuppa Theatre (Halifax), Ranters Theatre (Melbourne) and Chapter Arts Centre (Cardiff), featuring work-in-progress presentations of two new works.

Mexico

International Opportunities Fund Projects

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Griffiths, Owen



Owen Griffiths and Fern Thomas to visit Morelia in Mexico in September/October 2008 as part of Identidades 04, exploring the role of food as an integral experience of identity and memory.

www.axisweb.org/artist/owengriffiths

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Bowen, Robin

Festival Latinamericano de Arpa Durango MX 25/08/2015

Robin Huw Bowen travelled to Durango, Mexico to participate in the Festival Latinoamericano de Arpa in October 2015.

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Cynan Jones, La Tejonera 2014

Wales Literature Exchange

Ffair Lyfrau Guadalajara 17/11/2014

This was a project to enable Cynan Jones to attend Guadalajara Book Fair in December 2014.

http://www.waleslitexchange.org

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WalesPENCymru

PEN Pregunta - Mexico

PEN Pregunta - Mexico 17/02/2015

Wales Arts International funding allowed Dylan Moore to travel to Mexico City on behalf of Wales PEN Cymru to participate not only in PEN Pregunta, a one-off public event which provided a platform for international writers and journalists to speak up for persecuted colleagues in Mexico, but also to participate in the Summit of the Americas, a major meeting of PEN International centres across the Americas and beyond.

http://www.walespencymru.org

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Gwyn, Richard

Guadalajara FIL, Mexico

Richard Gwyn was funded to participate in the Guadalajara FIL to launch his anthology of Latin American poetry, The Other Tiger, and to promote the Spanish translation of his Selected Poems and The Vagabond's Breakfast in November 2016.

www.richardgwyn.com

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Wales Arts International Projects

Pal o My Heart, Earthfall

Wales at SOFA New York 2012

20/04/2012

Leading artists in Crafts & Applied Art, Eleri Mills and Walter Keeler exhibited by Ruthin Craft Centre at SOFA New York 2012.

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Catrin Howell

Clay Studio

In partnership with The Clay Studio, Wales Arts International is delighted to offer a residency opportunity for a Wales based ceramic artist at the Clay Studio in Philadelphia, for a period of eight weeks.

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David Cushway

Research visit to NCECA

31/03/2010

Philadelphia Clay Studio Residency and National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts conference report by David Cushway

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Pal o My Heart, Earthfall

Folk Alliance International 2014

18/02/2014

Three Welsh bands were invited to showcase their music at Folk Alliance International conference in Kansas City from 19-23 February, 2014, which they attended through support from Wales Arts International and Arts Council of Wales.

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Save Your Breath, SXSW 2014, photo Dan Dennison

SXSW 2014

10/07/2014

Wales Arts International supported six Welsh artists to attend South by Southwest (SXSW) Music and Media Conference, 7-16 March 2014, offering the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies.

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Photograph: Micaela Adams

Dylan Thomas 100 Launch in New York

25/02/2014

February 2014 saw the celebrations of Dylan Thomas’s centenary in New York City kick off with events organised by Wales Arts International, Welsh Government and British Council.

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Pal o My Heart, Earthfall

Wales at SXSW 2015

06/05/2015

Wales Arts International supported three Welsh bands to attend South by South West 2015, all of which created an exciting hype about new music from Wales.

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Pal o My Heart, Earthfall

Folk Alliance International 2015

28/02/2015

Held in Kansas City each year, Folk Alliance International is where the world comes together to celebrate Folk Music in all its shape and sizes.

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SXSW 2016

25/04/2016

Wales Arts International supported four Welsh bands to attend South by South West 2016, all of which created an exciting hype about new music from Wales.

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International Opportunities Fund Projects

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Devlin, Ronan

Lumen Prize Exhibition & Artist Speaker at Creative Tech Week, New York

Ronan Devlin applied for funding to exhibit and attend Creative Tech week in New York.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Harris, Alan

Scythe at New York Musical Festival

Alan Harris applied for funding to travel to New York City for the New York Musical Festival in July 2016, in which his show, A Scythe of Time, is programmed.

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Gubb, Mark

Cardiff-by-the-Sea Research Trip

Mark Gubb applied for funding to underttake a research and development trip to Cardiff -by-the-sea in California in June 2016.

www.smarkgubb.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Lewis & Leigh

Lewis & Leigh Americana Music Festival Official Showcase

Lewis and Leigh applied for fudning to enable them to showcase at the Americana Music Festival in Nashville.

http://www.lewisandleigh.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Daniel, Rhodri

BBC Introducing SXSW Showcase

Estrons are applying for funding to showcase at SXSW 2016 in Austn, Texas.

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Llewelyn-Williams, Daniel

A Regular Little Houdini in America

Daniel Llewelyn-Williams applied for funding to take his show ' A Regular Little Houdini' to perform at San Diego Fringe Festival, and then to the Kirk Douglas Theater, Los Angeles in June/July 2016.

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Steffan, Lleuwen

Rochester International Jazz Festival Showcase

Lleuwen applied for funding to showcase at Rochester Jazz Festival in New York.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Whitehead, Lawrence

ASCAP Film Scoring Workshop - Los Angeles

Lawrence applied for funding to enable him to take part in an ASCAP film scoring workshop in Los Angeles.

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Najera, Janire

MOVING FORWARD, LOOKING BACK -- THE BLACK HOLE

Janire Najera applied for funding to enable her and her long term colaborator, Matt Wright, to travel to Albuquerque, New Mexico, install and exhibit work at the National Hispanic Cultural Center.

www.janirenajera.com

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Berney, Hannah

Violet Skies at SXSW

Wales Arts International supported Violet Skies to attend SXSW, an opportunity which allows up-and-coming artists to showcase their music to industry experts and to meet and network with those working within the industry.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Motherlode Theatre Ltd

The Good Earth

Motherlode applied for funding to take their production The Good Earth to New York for three weeks at the Flea Theatre.

http://motherlodetheatre.com

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International Calendar Events

Chapter Arts Centre

Devotion

13/01/2011 - 13/03/2011

Touring dance performance co-produced by Sarah Michelson, New York City Players and Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff.

SXSW 2010

International trade mission to South by South West

11/03/2011 - 20/03/2011

Trade Fair presence and Wales Party Showcase.

Wales - China 2017

Thomas Martin - Stratum 50 - Open Books

India Wales

Hay Festival Kerala

Patagonia 150

Patagonia - Marc Rees