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International Opportunities Fund Projects

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Vertical Dance Kate Lawrence

Collaborative exchange between Vertical Dance Kate Lawrence and Aeriosa Dance Society (Vancouver)

Vertical Dance Company Director, Kate Lawrence received support for herself and two dancers to travel to Vancouver to collaborate and develop two new pieces of work in new performance spaces.

http://www.verticaldancekatelawrence.com

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Llewellyn, Richard

Paper Aeroplanes at NXNE

Richard Llewellyn of Paper Aeroplanes received support to take the band to Toronto and showcase at NXNE in June 2015.

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Jones, Andrew

The Roseville Band at Indie Week Canada 2015

The Roseville Band have been invited to play a showcase at Indie Week Canada, Toronto which takes place in October 2015.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Wales PEN Cymru

PEN International 81st Congress

Wales PEN Cymru received support for two delegates (Menna Elfyn and Simon Mundy) to participate in the PEN International Congress in Quebec.

http://www.walespencymru.org

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Disson, Joseph

Canadian Music week 2016 (CMW) Showcase

Joseph Disson along with the rest of the band, The Undivided received support to showcase at Canadian Music Week 2016.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

HMS Morris

HMS Morris showcase at Canadian Music Week

HMS Morris are applying got funding to showcase at Canadian Music Week in Toronto

http://https://hmsmorrisband.bandcamp.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

The People The Poet

Application To Fund Our Invitation To Canadian Music Week 2016

The People The Poet applied for funding to travel to Toronto to showcase at Canadian Music Week in May 2016.

http://www.thepeoplethepoet.com

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Berney, Hannah

Violet Skies at Canadian Music Week

Violet Skies applied to travel to Toronto to showcase at Canadian Music Week in May 2016.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Owen-Jones, Ceri

Deuair Banff Centre Music Residency

Ceri Owen-Jones and Elsa Davies (Deuair) applied for support to undertake a residency at the BANFF centre in Canada, September - October 2016.

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Husted, Mary

Open Books Ottawa

Mary Husted applied for support as the organiser of teh Open Books project which has been invited to exhibit in the Library Archive Canada in Ottawa from September until November 2016.

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Bettridge, Dan

Canadian Music Week 2016

Dan applied for support to travel to Toronto to showcase at Canadian Music Week 2016.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Peasant's King

Peasant's King at Canadian Music Week

Peasant's King applied for funding to travel to Toronto, Canada, to showcase at Candian Music Week in May 2016.

http://www.peasantsking.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Rees, Aled

Canadian Music Week

Cut Ribbons are applying for funding to showcase at Canadian Music Week 2016.

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Theatr Iolo

International Performing Arts for Youth Showcase (IPAY) in Montreal

Attending the IPAY showcase gave us an understanding of just how global the marketplace for Theatre for Young Audiences has become.

http://www.theatriolo.com/

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9Bach at Mundial Montreal

9Bach were awarded funding to enable them to travel to showcase at Mundial Montreal in November 2016.

http://www.9bach.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Palser, Maja

ISCM 2017 Vancouver

Maja Palser is looking for support to attend the ISCM World New Music Days in Vancouver, Canada, November 2017, where her piano piece"A Cry" has been selected to be performed.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Singh, Simran

Banff Early Fall Residency

Violinist Simran Singh has been invited to participate in a residency at the Banff Centre in Alberta, Canada through October 2017.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

HMS Morris

HMS Morris showcases at Indie Week Canada 2017

A proposal for Cardiff based band, HMS Morris, to showcase at Indie Week Canada.

http://https://hmsmorrisband.bandcamp.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Palser, Maja

ISCM 2017 Vancouver

Maja Palser is looking for support to attend the ISCM World New Music Days in Vancouver, Canada, November 2017, where her piano piece"A Cry" has been selected to be performed.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Singh, Simran

Banff Early Fall Residency

Violinist Simran Singh has been invited to participate in a residency at the Banff Centre in Alberta, Canada through October 2017.

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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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Tinnemans, Jobina

Shakespeare And Hedgeshear

Experimental music composer and sound designer Jobina Tinnemans was supported to travel to Brooklyn, New York.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Moore, James

2 person exhibition

Application to support artists Dawn Woolley and James Moore on a trip to Kansas, US where they will exhibit together at the Greenlease Gallery and also participate in artists talks, hold workshops and visit key people in the area.

www.jamescmoore.org

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

International Ceramics Festival

New and Emerging Makers Award (Wales)

Application from the International Ceramics Festival to run a 'pilot' residency award as part of the event: 'The New and Emerging Makers International Residency Award will be offered to potters/artists who work with clay who have graduated in the last 5 years.

http://www.internationalceramicsfestival.org

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Norris, Linda

Across the Pond - creative networking in the USA

For Linda Norris to give a presentation and workshop at the annual American Glass Guild conference and to hold meetings with a series of curators and makers in New York.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Davies, Rose

Drawn In The USA, Wingtip Press, Idaho

For Rose Davies to undertake a residency at Wingtip Press in Idaho with 5 American artists.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Literature Wales



Literature Wales was supported to send Bardd Plant Cymru Aneirin Karadog and Young Peoples Laureate Martin Daws to New York to participate in the Free Word conference and The Bronx Writers Centre and to perform at the Bowery Club.

www.academi.org/

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Julia Thomas - Marsha - 2013

Lincoln Center Theater New York Directors Lab

Lincoln Center Theater New York Directors Lab 16/05/2017

Julia Thomas applied for funding to take part in the Lincoln Center Theater Director's Lab in New York City in June/July 2017.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Mr and Mrs Clark

(F.E.A.R.) - Prague

Mr & Mrs Clark were supported to further develop and present Porno as a site specific piece during the New York Clown Festival organised by Brick Theatre with Denni Dennis.

http://www.mrandmrsclark.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Conn, Gerald

Sand Animation Residency, San Francisco, USA

Gerald Conn received support to undertake a residency at the Childrens Creativity Museum, San Franscisco Gerald Conn said, "I have now returned from a successful visit to California where I followed up on contacts made during the Welsh Government trade mission to San Francisco in February 2013.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Keehan, Bridget



Bridget was supported to attend a Shakespeare Behind Bars conference in Chicago, 14-18 November 2013.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Calan



This project involved Calan, a young traditional band from Wales, travelling to the USA and taking part in the North American Folk Alliance Conference.

http://www.calan-band.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Dubois, Pascal-Michel

'To Begin, at the beginning' exhibition visit.

Pascal-Michel was supported to participate in an exhibition in New York.

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Black, Stephen

Sweet Baboo at SXSW 2014

This application was to enable Sweet Baboo, Stephen’s musical alter ego, at the internationally renowned music festival to perform at SXSW14 in Austin, Texas.

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Huw Warren - NYC collaboration - 2013

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Huw Warren was supported to undertake a collaborative project with American musicians Mat Maneri, Peter Herbert and Tanya Kalmanovitch at the invitation of Mannes College, New York and New England Conservatory, Boston.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Dyer, Kevin

Residency with Young People's Theatre Toronto and work with Barbara Wiechmann in New York (Wall Street)

Kevin Dyer received funding to undertake a week long residency with Young People's Theatre Toronto and then work with Barbara Wiechmann in New York.

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Save Your Breath, SXSW 2014, photo Dan Dennison

Owen, Tom

South by South West Showcase

Tom Owen, one of the band members of Save your Breath, applied for funding to help support Save your Breath get to Austin, Texas to play an official music showcase slot at SXSW 2014.

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American Interior 2014

Rhys, Gruff

Gruff Rhys - SXSW 2014

Gruff Rhys received funding to support him to travel to Austin, Texas for SXSW 2014, where his film American Interior was programmed in the Film Festival and he was also invited to showcase as a solo artist.

http://american-interior.com/

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Winfield, Peter Lawrie

Until The Ribbon Breaks at SXSW

Peter Lawrie, band member of Until the Ribbon Breaks, received funding to help the band get to Austin, Texas to play an official music showcase slot in SXSW, March 2014.

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Pryce, Guto



Gulp at SXSW 2014

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American Interior 2013/2014

Jones, Dylan

American Interior, SXSW, USA

Dylan Jones was supported to present his docu-film, American Interior, alongside Gruff Rhys at SXSW Film Festival, 2014.

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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