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Ecuador

International Opportunities Fund Projects

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Greenhalgh, Jill 15/07/2014

Jill Greenhalgh was supported to participate in the first Magdalena Project to be sated in Ecuador.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Skoulding, Zoe 04/04/2017

Zoe Skoulding received support to enable her to travel to Ecuador to read Spanish translations of her poems at the International Poetry Festival of Guayaquil Ileana Espinel Cedeno in July 2017.

www.zoeskoulding.co.uk

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Egypt

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Dowmunt, Zosia 24/05/2016

Zosia received support to undertake a period of development with her collaborators in Egypt in September 2016.

Link to an external website

England

Wales Arts International Projects

Cai Tomos

Dance from Wales 2010

09/07/2010

The British Dance Edition, the biannual international showcase of new British dance, took place in February 2010, where Wales based dance practitioners Eddie Ladd and Tanja Raman performed, and a new Dance Directory was pulished by us.

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Estonia

International Opportunities Fund Projects

Tim Davies

Davies, Tim

Tim Davies was supported by the International Opportunities Fund to travel to Estonia for a solo show in Tallin Art Hall.

www.timdaviesartist.com

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Glynn Vivian Art Gallery

Glynn Vivian Art Gallery

As part of the research and development of Glynn Vivian's programme for 2012, Karen MacKinnon was supported by the International Opportunities Fund to undertake travel to Estonia, Latvia and Finland.

http://www.glynnviviangallery.org

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Ethiopia

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Pallant, Tracy

Tracy Pallant has applied for support to travel to Addis Ababa, EIthiopia in October 2017 to work with director Adanech Admassu on "Tila", a film about dance and disability.

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Valley & Vale Community Arts Ltd.

Application from Valley and Vale Community Arts for Tracy Pallant and Luke Owen to travel to Ethiopia to make a film about the Kurrayyu Pastoralists, a community whose way of life is under threat.

http://www.valleyandvale.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Brett, Jessie

At the beginning of April Jessie journeyed once again to work in Ethiopia, this time to work with women to create a new dance piece for women empowerment.

www.jessiebrett.com

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Brett, Jessie 06/10/2015

Jessie Brett applied for funding to travel to Ethiopia for two months to work with Meseret Yirga on developing a new dance piece for 10 young dancers.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Pallant, Tracy 20/09/2017

Tracy Pallant has applied for support to travel to Addis Ababa, EIthiopia in October 2017 to work with director Adanech Admassu on "Tila", a film about dance and disability.

Link to an external website

Europe

Wales Arts International Projects

Carwyn Evans

Projects in the EU

Wales Arts International brings new opportunities to the arts in Wales through our engagement with Europe.

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Finland

International Opportunities Fund Projects

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Stevens, Gillian

For Gillian Stevens to collaborate with Timo Vaananen, one of Finland's leading components of the kantele and with the Haapavesi orchestra to perform and record her concerto for the kantele and chamber orchestra.

www.taithrecords.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Barry, Desmond

For Desmond Barry and Diego Vidart to undertake a research and development visit to Finland and Sweden as part of the initial stages of an international literature and visual arts project to be exhibited at the Centro de Exposiciones el Subte, Montevideo, Uruguay.

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Emilie Collins

Collins, Emilie

Emily received funding for a month long residency at Arteles Creative Centre in Hämeenkyrö, South West Finland.

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Marja Bonada

Bonada, Marja

Alongside fellow Welsh artist Amy Sterly, Marja was invited to exhibit her work in Hyvinkaa City Art Museum, Finland in October 2012 in the first phase of an artistic exchange project between Wales and Finland.

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Tanja Raman dbini industries 24/09/2013

Tanja Raman of Taika Box was supported to undertake a series of r&d visits to producers and dance organisations across Europe to feed into a longer term international strategic plan.

http://www.taikabox.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Hall, Jenny

Designer and architect, Jenny Hall, undertook a residency at the Fiskars Cultural Village in collaboration with the Wood Program at Alva Aalton University Helsinki, Finland.

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Bonada, Marja 31/03/2015

Marja Bonada visited Finland in May 2015 to install and host the opening of an exhibition based on a collaboration between artists in Finland and North East Wales.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Theatr Ardudwy 25/08/2015

Theatr Ardudwy received support for Creative Director, Siri Wigdel, to attend OuDance Festival in Finland.

http://www.theatrardudwy.cymru/

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Dooley, Freya 25/08/2015

In November 2015 I participated in Enter Text, a residency at Arteles residency centre, in the remote area of Hämeenkyrö in Finland.

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France

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Wales Arts International Projects

9bach

Festival Interceltique de Lorient

The culture and traditions of Wales were the feature of the Lorient Interceltic Festival in Brittany from the 1st to the 10th of August 2008.

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International Opportunities Fund Projects

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Graham, Alison

Ceramicist Alison Graham was supported to participate in a residency at the DRaw International Centre in France.

www.studiopottery.co.uk

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Taja Raman

Raman, Tanja

Tanja Raman was supported by the International Opportunities Fund to travel to Nord-pas-de-Calais for research and development of her practice through a collaboration with Mylene Benoit. She attended the premier of the artist's latest piece and gained experience of new performances at the VIA festival in Mons with Mylene, including attending meetings with arts organisations and venues in Nord-pas-de-Calais facilitated by Mylene to develop a network of contacts in the area.

www.tanjaraman.com

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Gerard Kilbride

KilBride, Gerard

Gerard and Daniel Kilbride undertook research with the support of the International Opportunities Fund to undertake a collaborative project with partners in Galicia and Brittany to develop plans for a new collaborative piece of music.

www.myspace.com/ourspacetaran

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Williams, Tomos

Tomos Williams and Julie Murphy have been invited to perform at the launch of a collaborative CD, that they have created with musicians from Brittany, Germany and France.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Gingell, Zoe

For Zoe Gingell and Eve Dent to undertake research and development in the Perigord region of France to explore future collaborations and connections for Mothersuckers, an arts project exploring themes of motherhood and pregnancy.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Tocci, Chiara

Chiara Tocci to fund travel to the 42nd edition of Les Rencontres d'Arles, a photography festival in Arles, France, to meet with galleries, publishers and photography experts in order to research and develop her practice further.

www.chiaratocci.com

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David Barnes

Barnes, David

David applied for funding to enable his attendance at his solo photography exhibition at the 'Espace Transit' venue in the Montpellier, France during the Boutographies Festival 2013.

http://www.davidbarnes.info/

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Goodfellow, Ann

Ann Goodfellow has been asked to exhibit her figurative ceramic work in a solo show at the Galerie du lon de Fel, France 26th August - 11th October 2012.

www.anngoodfellow.com

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Calan

Calan

The Bidasoa festival is an event held in the Basque country in Spain and the Basque area of southern France.

http://www.calan-band.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru

Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru to develop the next stage of their collaboration with Teatr Piba in Brittany.

http://www.theatr.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Mothersuckers

Mothersuckers were supported in a collaborative project between them and Art13 in France exploring traditional folk notions of parenthood and contemprary artistic responses, culminating in an exhibition in France.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Jones, Leona

Leona Jones was supported to develop a digital literature project with her German collaborator, Robert Kalman, for presentation at the Chercher le Texte conference in Paris in 2013.

www.leonajones.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Dance Collective 05/09/2013

A research and development project for Uma O'Neil, the Director of Dance Collective CIC, to visit the Un sour a l'Ouest organisation in Brest, coinciding with the finale of their annual international dance festival La Becquee.

http://www.dancecollective.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Curtis, Tony 28/01/2014

Tony Curtis received a grant to support his trip to Paris in March 2014 to deliver a poetry reading, to be interviewed by the Paris Lit Up Magazine, to meet with translators for his work and to research locations for the development of a new work.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Theatr Mwldan 28/01/2014

Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita were supported to showcase and perform their collaborative album in a number of events across France and the Benelux.

http://www.mwldan.co.uk

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Jones, Catrin 13/05/2014

Catrin Jones applied to participate in The Women's International Stained Glass Workshop in France in 2014 alongside other Wales-based artists Amber Hiscott, Chris Bird-Jones and Karen Heald.

www.catrinjones.co.uk

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Hiscott, Amber 13/05/2014

Amber Hiscott participated in The Women's International Stained Glass Workshop in France in 2014 alongside other Wales-based artists, Catrin Jones, Chris Bird-Jones and Karen Heald.

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Bird-Jones&Heald, Women's International Glass Workshops 2014

Bird-Jones, Chris 13/05/2014

Chris Bird Jones applied for her and her collaborator, Karen Heald, to participate in The Women's International Stained Glass Workshop in France in 2014.

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Goulbourne, Alan 26/08/2014

Alan Goulbourne was awarded funding to take his work to exhibit at Galerie Virginie Louvet in Paris, 9 October - 9 November 2014 and to be represented by the gallery at YIA Art Fair in January 2015.

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International Calendar Events

Midem 2010

International trade mission to Midem

23/01/2011 - 26/01/2011

Trade fair presence

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

MIPCOM 2010

04/10/2010 - 08/10/2010

The global content event for co-producing, buying, selling, financing and distributing entertainment content for TV and film, across all platforms.

NoFit State Circus - Immortal

ZEPA

01/01/2011 - 30/06/2012

An open air circus production to be performed in 9 cities in England and France throughout 2011 and 2012. The performances will be accompanied by an extensive community engagement programme and opportunities for Circus students and young professionals to participate as apprentices.

Nofit State Circus

Mundo Paralelo

06/10/2011 - 23/10/2011

Three performances of Mundo Paralelo will be performed in each of these two venues: La Rochelle 6 – 8 Oct and Auch 21 – 23 Oct.

Georgia

International Opportunities Fund Projects

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Dewhurst, Antonia

Support for visual artist Antonia Dewhurst to attend an exhibition showing her work curated by Martin Barlow from Mostyn Gallery, at the Artisterium 4, Tbilisi, Georgia.

Link to an external website

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Barlow, Martin 15/07/2014

Martin Barlow curated an exhibition of work by Welsh artists.

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Germany

Glynn Vivian Art Gallery

Glynn Vivian Art Gallery

For Glynn Vivian Gallery to participate in the internaitonal Creative Cities Shorts Film Festival and Workshops, Manheim, Germany.

http://www.glynnviviangallery.org/

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

O'Neill, Rowan

Artist's Residency

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National Dance Company of Wales

National Dance Company Wales

Tanzmesse 08

www.ncdwales.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Ffotogallery

Funding has been requested to support the activities during July-October 2012 of the Eurovisuality partnership between Ffotogallery in Cardiff, Fotosommer in Stuttgart, the Lithuanian Art Photographers Association in Kaunas and Vilnius and FAMU in Prague.

http://www.ffotogallery.org

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

g39

Support for Cardiff based gallery g39 to hold an exhibition of video and site specific work, at Halle 14, part of the gallery complex, Spinnerai, in Leipzig, Germany.

www.g39.org

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Williams, Emyr

Support for Welsh music group, Klaus Kinski, to attend and perform at the annual Avant-garde Festival in Schiphorst, nr Hamburg, Germany.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Slater, James

Support for James Slater to work with the Hamburg Ballet on a four month conducting residency, working with their principal conductor, Simon Hewett and other leading international conductors and choreographers to develop his career on an international level.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Edwards, Sean

For Sean Edwards to create and install an large scale site specific installation for a solo ehxibition at Kunstverein, Freiburg, Germany.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Clifford, Helen

For Helen Clifford to exhibit work in an open studios event, Kunstpunkte 2013, in Dusseldorf in September 2013.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Hijinx Theatre

Hijinx Theatre were support to send 4 staff members to travel to Berlin for No Limits Inclusive Theatre Festival and 1 member of staff to travel to two theatres in Demark/Sweden to discuss future collaborations.

http://www.hijinx.org.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

James Hawes

James Hawes was supported to enable him to research, organise and curate an exhibition of a long forgotten murder mystery involving Queen Victoria's cook in 1865 in Bonn City Museum, Germany, May-Aug 2015.

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Earthfall_Tanzmesse_Germany_IOF_2014

Earthfall Dance Ltd. 03/06/2014

"Earthfall attended Internationale Tanzmesse, from 26th-31st August 2014.

http://www.earthfall.org.uk

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ThGC_IOF_2014

Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru 07/10/2014

Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru were supported to attend the Minority Language Festival of Europe, 22-26 October 2014.

http://www.theatr.com

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Lewis, Llyr 21/04/2015

Llyr was funded to attend the European Festival of the First Novel in Kiel, Germany in May 2015.

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tactileBOSCH Studios 21/04/2015

tactileBOSCH applied for funding towards a group show of 16 Wales based artists to be shown at Rosalux gallery in Wedding, Berlin, October-November 2015.

http://www.tactilebosch.co.uk

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MarjaBonada_Toolbox_IOF_Berlin2016

Bonada, Marja 14/06/2016

A group show in Tololbox Berlin for three Wales based artists in June 2016.

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Gegenwart, Beate 01/03/2017

Beate Gegenwart received funding to support a group of Welsh makers to exhibit at the international Trade Fair, Grassi Messe in Leipzig in October 2017.

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

tactileBOSCH Projects

Support for a residency at Institut fur Alles Moglich in Berlin.

http://www.tactilebosch.org

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Jones, Katherine Fiona 27/06/2017

For Katherine to undertake a residency at the Centre for Substructured Loss in Berlin in August/September 2017.

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International Calendar Events

Image by/Llun gan Academi

Frankfurt Book Fair

05/10/2010 - 09/10/2010

Trade stand at the annual Frankfurt Book Fair funded by the Welsh Assembly Government.

Cyngor Llyfrau Cymru/Welsh Books Council

Frankfurt Book Fair

12/10/2011 - 16/10/2011

Book Fair/International Showcase for the publishing industry.

Frankfurt Book Fair

Frankfurt Book Fair

12/10/2011 - 16/10/2011

Wales Literature Exchange will visit one of the world’s largest book fairs to promote the best of Welsh literature to International publishers.

Llenyddiaeth ar Draws Ffiniau / Literature Across Frontiers

Frankfurt Book Fair 2011

12/10/2011 - 16/10/2011

This year, to celebrate our 10 year anniversary, Literature Across Frontiers will be holding a stand at the publishing world’s biggest book fair. You can find Literature Across Frontiers at stand D962 close to the Weltempfang. They will be presenting our activities and research into translation trends in Europe and the Mediterranean.

Lee Johnston, The Grammar Of Silence gan/by Itzik Galili. Ffotograffiaeth/Photography: Roy Campbell-Moore

Internationale Tanzmesse nrw

01/09/2012 -

Internationale Tanzmesse nrw is a biennial marketplace and festival platform for communicating and networking in the field of contemporary dance. Dance companies and artists present their work live on stage and choreographers, dancers, agencies, presenters and cultural institutions worldwide network and co-operate in a lively marketplace.

Greece

International Opportunities Fund Projects

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Ambrose, David 2015

David Ambrose, Artistic Director for the Beyond the Border Storytelling Festival, applied for support to attend the annual FEST conference (Federation of European Storytelling organisations).

http://www.beyondtheborder.com/

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Soyinka, Bambo Cambo

'Silent Revival is a collaborative project that aims to bring together dancers, musicians, visual artists and film makers from Wales Greece and Bulgaria.

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Rees, Sara 01/04/2014

Sara was invited by ABC Gallery in Moscow to take her participatory artwork, DEMOCRACY to Art Athina, Greece in May 2014.

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Greece Grief

Williams, John 02/06/2015

During July and August 2015 Richard James and John Williams spent four weeks in Greece, mostly in Epirus and Athens.

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Williams, John 14/06/2016

John Williams applied for funding for himself and musician Richard James to travel to Epirus, Greece to research and further develop project ideas through their collaboration based on the mirologi music tradition.

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Hungary

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Carr, Tina

Tina Carr and Annemarie Schone travelled to Hungary to work in collaboration with the Roma Parliament, "Amaro Drom" the Roma magazine and other Roma artists and photographers.

www.simply-solar.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Carr, Tina

Initiate future collaborations and research, establish potential partnerships with relevant groups, individuals and insitutions.

www.simply-solar.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Asquith, John

In the colourful weft of European literature, the traditions of two utterly dissimilar countries, Wales and Hungary, are woven together.

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International Calendar Events

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

World Premiere - Bards of Wales by Karl Jenkins

21/06/2011 -

Choirs from Hungary, a choir from England and Cor Caerdydd are taking part in a new commission in Hungary.

Iceland

International Opportunities Fund Projects

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Rowlands, Ian 09/02/2016

Ian Rowlands applied for support to undertake two visits to Iceland to collaborate with an Icelandic theatre pracitioner, Jon Pall Eyjolfsson, to develop his work Aurora Borealis.

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International Calendar Events

Small World Theatre

Creative In Difference

20/03/2011 - 23/03/2011

European partnership project with 6 countries exploring creative approaches to Diversity.

India

Wales Arts International Projects

Literature Wales / Llenyddiaeth Cymru

Writers Chain

India-Wales Writers Chain aims to build cultural connections between Wales and India through literature.

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Dewi Glyn Jones / Elfen

Hay International Fellows

31/08/2011

Welsh writers Jon Gower and Tiffany Murray were announced as the inaugural Hay International Fellows during Hay Festival 2011. The fellowships will give Jon and Tiffany the opportunity to experience each of Hay’s growing international portfolio of festivals and to develop their own work and projects through their year long tenure.

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Pal o My Heart, Earthfall

Publishing Next, Goa

30/09/2011

Elin Haf Gruffydd, Director of Mercator Institute at Aberystwyth University, played a key role as keynote speaker at Publishing Next, a major conference in India exploring the development of social media and technological innovations on the publishing industry.

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National Dance Company Wales / Cwmni Dawns Cenedlaethol Cymru

National Dance Company Wales tour to India

01/11/2011

National Dance Company Wales is working with STEM Dance based in Bangalore on a 3-city tour of India in November 2011.

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Pal o My Heart, Earthfall

I, Adra 2012

Building upon the ongoing success of the India Wales Writers Chain and looking ahead to Cardiff hosting WOMEX in 2013, Wales Arts International will be developing an exciting series of creative collaborations between musicians from India and Wales under the title I Adra.

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Pal o My Heart, Earthfall

Cadwyn - India 2014

23/10/2014

The growing and long standing cultural relationship between India and Wales has inspired many artistic expressions, some of which Wales Arts international and the Arts Council of Wales have been proud to originate and support.

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© Eurig Salisbury

India - Wales

21/03/2016

Wales Arts International has supported a number of projects between artists from Wales and India over the years – many of which resulting in challenging works and lasting partnerships.

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International Opportunities Fund Projects

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Cox, Richard 18/10/2016

Richard Cox was supported to take the Open Books exhibition tour to Rajasthan, India in January 2017

www.richard-cox.co.uk

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Campbell-Moore, Roy

Roy Cambpell-Moore received funding for himself, Ann Sholem and Phil Williams to collaborate with Indian artists in January/February 2017.

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Mathews, Jessica

A proposal to support 2 residencies in India for Welsh artists as part of The Rejoinders project.

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Mathews, Jessica 18/10/2017

A proposal to support 2 residencies in India for Welsh artists as part of The Rejoinders project.

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Olion Byw

The folk band duos, Olion Byw were supported to collaborate with musicians at the Tagore House in Kolkata and perform the results at the Gorbhanga Festival.

http://www.olionbyw.com

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Phil Williams - Cascade India - 2014

Williams, Phil 07/01/2014

Phil Williams received support to work with Delhi based Danceworx contemporary dance company to research and start initial development of a new collaborative dance piece and to develop a schools based project in Goa.

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Smith, Robert 28/01/2014

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Shepherd, Caitlin

Support for textile artist Caitlin Shephard to undertake two residencies in Northern India as part of her continuing experimentation with sustainable and alternative methods of textile printing.

www.toomuchneverenough.org.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Morgan, Clare

For Dr Clare Morgan to travel to Delhi in India and Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia to develop cross cultural exchange with practicing writers, devloping her own skills in writing and criticism and to explore the potential for co-operation between writers from India, Mongolia and Wales.

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Charlton-Blore, Lynn

In Jan - Feb 2009 to visit India to research sites of cultural and religious significance in Delhi, Agra, and Kolkata, also undertaking workshops with The National Institute of Fashion Technology

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Jenkins, Nigel

For NIgel Jenkins to undertake a research and research tour of the North East Indian states of Meghalaya, Assam, Mizoream, Sikkim, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura and Arunachal Pradesh, and to collaborate with two Indian writers.

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Cox, Richard

Richard Cox will travel to Rajasthan for the first part of an exchange exhibition featuring artists from Wales and India, that has developed over the past 20 years.

www.richard-cox.co.uk

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Image by/Llun gan Hugo Glendinning

Earthfall Dance Ltd.

The aims of this project are to create new relationships and contacts in India, with a view to promoting Earthfall's future work outside of Europe.

http://www.earthfall.org.uk

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International Calendar Events

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Commonwealth Games

03/10/2010 - 14/10/2010

Multi Sport Event

India Dance Wales

Exclusive Bharatanatyam Dance Recital by Vibha Selvaratnam

31/12/2010

Professional Bharatanatyam Dance Recital with live music.

Hay Festivals

Hay Festival Kerala

12/11/2010 - 14/11/2010

A celebration of languages and cultures with a strong element of Malayalam language and its history, coupled with laughter and music in beautiful surroundings which are accessible to all. The first edition of the Festival will offer around forty events over three days and evenings, with a mix of international and Indian participants.

Hay Festivals

Hay Festival Maldives

14/10/2010 - 17/10/2010

A celebration of one of the world’s most hopeful new democracies and oldest island cultures.

Roy Campbell-Moore

India Exchange Tour

01/11/2011 - 31/12/2011

International tour of National Dance Company Wales’ repertory to India in Autumn 2011.

Literature Across Frontiers

Indian Poetry Connections

07/12/2010 - 18/12/2010

Poetry translation workshop and performance.

Image by/Llun gan Academi

India-Wales Writers’ Chain: An Evening of Literary Readings Inspired by and from Wales

15/11/2010

India-Wales Writers’ Chain is a programme managed by the British Council. It is generously supported by the Welsh Assembly Government’s International Relations Programme. Conceived and developed in close partnership with Wales Arts International, the programme aims to develop a meaningful cultural relationship between Wales and India through literature; to raise the profile of Wales in India through literature initiatives; and to develop sustainable initiatives between organisations in Wales and India with the capacity to continue their engagement together. The programme will run from November 2010 until March 2012.

India Dance Wales

Bharatanatyam Dance Recital by Vibha Selvaratnam

06/01/2011

Professional Bharatanatyam Dance Recital with live music.

India Dance Wales

Bharatanatyam Dance Recital by Vibha Selvaratnam

08/01/2011

Professional Bharatanatyam Dance Recital with live music.

Hay Festival Kerala 2010, gan/by Prajith Thirumala

Hey Festival Kerala

17/11/2011 - 19/11/2011

International version of The Hay Festival Wales. Literary and arts events over 3 days.

Eran Gisin, Black Milk gan/by Ohad Naharin, Photography/Ffotograffiaeth Roy Campbell-Moore

National Dance Company Wales tour to India

28/11/2011 - 07/12/2011

International Artist Exchange: NDCWales tour to Chennai, Bangalore and Delhi whilst STEM Dance Kkampni tour to Wales to perform Vajra.

Indonesia

International Opportunities Fund Projects

Sarah Younan - chain-installation - Bandung Residency - 2014

Younan, Sarah 12/03/2014

Sarah Younan was supported to participate in the Jakarta Contemporary Ceramics Biennial and the Bandung Residency.

Link to an external website

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Literature Across Frontiers

Support for LAF Director Alexandra Buchler to travel to Indonesia and Singapore in October-November 2017 to participate in the Asia Pacific Writers and Translators Conference; to attend the Ubud Writers and Readers Festival; and to lead a Poetry Translation Workshop and participate in the Singapore Writers Festival.

http://www.lit-across-frontiers.org

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Literature Across Frontiers 01/09/2017

Support for LAF Director Alexandra Buchler to travel to Indonesia and Singapore in October-November 2017 to participate in the Asia Pacific Writers and Translators Conference; to attend the Ubud Writers and Readers Festival; and to lead a Poetry Translation Workshop and participate in the Singapore Writers Festival.

http://www.lit-across-frontiers.org

Link to an external website

Iran

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Ambrose, David

With the support of the International Opportunities Fund, David Ambrose travelled to Iran to participate in the storytelling festival run by Kanoon institute in order to explore the potential for furture collaboration with AItak Sorahitalab of Kanoon.

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Ireland

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Iwanowski, Michal

With the support of the International Opportunities Fund, Wales based photographers Iwanowski & Bedwani travelled to Ireland to collaborate with 2 Ireland based photographers to produce a body of work exploring the position of pagan beliefs in Western Europe through visiting Irish fairy forts.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Company of Sirens

For Company of Sirens to present Sean Tyrone, an original theatre piece, at the Town Hall Theatre, Galway, Ireland.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Sound Affairs

For Sound Affairs to tour the film and live music performance of 'Salome' to seven member venues of the Strollers Touring Network in Ireland.

www.soundaffairs.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Re-Live

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Volcano Theatre Company Ltd

Application to fund a visit to Clonmel Junction Festival, Ireland where Volcano will give three workshops around issues related to sustainability and the arts.

http://wwww.volcanotheatre.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Disability Arts Cymru

For Disability Arts Cymru and Celfogympas to participate in workshops and presentations at the EU supported International Disability Arts Networking event in Wexford, and for The Unusual Stage School to present their production of Remote Exit.

http://www.dacymru.com

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Patrick Lawlor

Lawlor, Patrick 07/10/2014

Patrick and his band were invited to showcase their music at the Association of Irish Festival Events (AOIFE) conference in November 2014.

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Jessica Lloyd-Jones

Lloyd-Jones, Jessica 14/07/2015

My six-week residency at Leitrim Sculpture Centre was a turning point for new directions in my creative practice that has resulted from an intensely productive and thought provoking experience.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Museum of Modern Art, Machynlleth 17/07/2017

Support for a residency exchange between Museum of Modern Art, Machynlleth and Aras Eanna, Inis Oirr in Ireland - specifically support for artist Marged Pendrell.

http://www.moma.machynlleth.org.uk

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Israel

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Poetry Wales Press Limited 15/10/2013

Poet and Poetry Wales editor, Zoe Skoulding, was supported to participate in the Sha'ar International Poetry Festival in Israel.

http://www.poetrywales.co.uk

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Emberton, Gwyn 24/06/2014

Gwyn Emberton worked on a multinational level, collaborating with dancers and choreographers in Israel and Sweden.

http://www.gwynembertondance.com/gwyn-emberton/

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Soap Factory in Nablus, Jonathan Arndell 2015

Arndell, Jonathan 08/01/2015

This award was a research and development visit for building links between arts communities in Palestine and in Wales.

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Italy

Wales Arts International Projects

Tim Davies

Wales at the Venice Biennale of Art 2011

04/06/2011

Tim Davies was selected by Arts Council of Wales to represent Wales at the 54th International Art Exhibition, at a new location for Wales at the Biennale, Santa Maria Ausiliatrice: the Ludoteca in Castello.

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Pal o My Heart, Earthfall

Wales in Venice 2015

15/05/2015

La Biennale di Venezia is the largest and most prestigious visual arts exhibition in the world.

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International Opportunities Fund Projects

Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru 24/05/2016

Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru applied for funding for two members of staff to travle to Brunico in South Tyrol to attend a meeting of theatres working in European minority languages in June 2016.

http://www.theatr.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Cartwright, Jason 24/05/2016

Jason applied on behalf of the collabroative duo Jason&Becky to undertake a month long residency in a homelessness charity in Venice during the Architecture Biennale in July 2016.

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Rees, Dan19/01/2016

Dan was funded to participate in an exhibition at NOMAS Foundation in Rome in March 2016.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Rees, Sara 28/09/2016

Sara Rees was supported to take part in a residency called Social Soups in Villa Durazzo Bombrini in Genoa, Italy in November 2016.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Mission Gallery

Mission Gallery applied for Bella Kerr to unertake a residency at Casa dell'Ospitalia di Venezia in June 2017.

http://www.missiongallery.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Marfoglia, Matteo 06/06/2017

Matteo Marfoglia applied for support to take his work "Crossword" to two festivals in Italy: Altofest in Naples, July 2017 and Vetrina della Giovane Danza D'Autore XL in Ravenna, September 2017.

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Wales Literature Exchange

The Sassari Festival

www.llencymrudramor.org

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Blaengar

Blaengar, a Visual and Performance Arts organisation in Mid Wales was able to develop a collaborative cross border project in Venice, Rijeka and Aberystwyth, creating site specific work and exploring notions of actual and perceived space and location with the support of Wales Arts International's IOF fund.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Pritchard Jones, Harri

Harri Pritchard Jones travelled to Italy with the support of the International Opportunities Fund to continue his collaboration with Silvana Siviero and Andrea Bianchi, translators and promoters of minority languages who are based in Fruili.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

ap Dafydd, Myrddin

Support for poet Myrddin ap Dafydd to present his work at the Festa del Fruili having had his poetry translated into Italian as part of a literature series run by the publishing company, Mobydick.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Light, Deborah

Support for contemporary dancer and choreographer Deborah Light to participate in the ChoreoRoam project that builds networks of contemporary choreographers within and between the UK, Italy, Croatia, Spain and the Netherlands.

www.deborahlight.posterous.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Gregynog Festival

For Rhian Davies, artistic director of the Gregynog Festival, to undertake a research and development visit to Venice in preparation for the Gregynog Festival 2012: Venezia.

www.gwylgregynogfestival.org

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Creative Assault Art Production Organisation

For Brychan Tudor, Director of CAAPO, to undertake a research visit to Florence to develop a collaborative site specific intervention project with Spazi Docili

http://www.creativeassault.org

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

CAAPO

CAAPO travelled to Florence, Italy to produce a public art project in the city centre in May 2014.

http://www.creativeassault.org

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Freshwest Design 01/04/2014

Freshwest Design to go to Milan Design week as R&D for future attendance and exhibition at the event in 2015.

http://www.freshwest.co.uk

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Webster, Catrin 05/08/2014

Catrin was funded to undertake a residency at the British School at Rome in September 2014.

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Addo 2014, Presentation, Milan

Addo 05/08/2014

Addo applied for funding for the organisation and artist Alan Goulbourne to attend the World Canals Conference in Milan, 1-4 September 2014 to develop their network of contacts and present to the conference on the work they have been doing with artists in residence as a case study of their work with canals in Wales.

http://www.addocreative.com

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Packham, Ruth 21/04/2015

The project Felt a Giant shell was the result of a number of ideas that Ruth had relating to felt making and her practice.

http://ruthpackham.co.uk/

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International Calendar Events

Centre for Performance Research

Giving Voice 12 – Hearken! Do you hear an Angel?

10/11/2010 - 14/11/2010

Festival of voice workshops, performances, talks, and lecture-demonstrations, reflecting voices, methods and modes from around the world.

Roy Campbell-Moore

Spring 2011 International Tour

14/04/2011 - 23/04/2011

International tour of National Dance Company Wales’ repertory in Italy and Macedonia.

Tim Davies

Wales at the Venice Biennale of Art

01/06/2011 - 27/11/2011

Wales’ presence at the 54th Biennale of Art, opening in Venice in June 2011 with an exhibition by artist Tim Davies.

Ballet Cymru, gan/by Matt Wright, Punctum Photographic

Beauty and the Beast

13/12/2011 - 20/12/2011

Ballet Cymru bring to life this timeless story using the company’s unique blend of classical technique and storytelling.

Ballet Cymru, gan/by Matt Wright, Puntctum Photographic

Giselle

21/12/2011

Ballet Cymru present a breathtaking version of Giselle, one of the most famous ballets of all time.

Japan

International Opportunities Fund Projects

Anushiye Yarnell

Yarnell, Anushiye

Animal Love Project

www.anushiyeyarnell.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Holoxide Films Ltd

Secrecy - Okumura.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Fishguard Arts Society

Application for three people in Fishguard Arts Society to travel to Japan to exhibit work of both FAS members and Japanese artists at the Arton Gallery, Kyoto.

http://www.fishguardartssociety.org.uk

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Sioned Huws

Huws, Sioned

2013 - Aomori Aomori film collaboration A documentary film in collaboration with Eilir Pierce and recorded at Aomori Contemporary Art Centre.

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Ruthin Craft Centre - Llun gan/Photo by: Dewi Tennant Lloyd

Ruthin Craft Centre

Ruthin Craft Centre undertook a research visit in 2010 to Japan to research the exchange of ideas on applied art and the environment. The research was designed to enable a dialogue between artists, architects, designers, educationalists and arts professionals.

www.ruthincraftcentre.org.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Edwards, Jonathan

Our project was split into two separate trips - Japan in March and Toronto in May. The purpose of our Japan trip was to meet up with other artists (for possible future collaborations) and to visit galleries in Tokyo for a forthcoming exhibitions.

www.jonathan-e.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Chapter (Cardiff) Ltd.

For Matt Beere, Rebecca Woodford-Smtih and James Tyson from Chapter Arts Centre to participate in the Dream Regime project, an international co-production run by the Gekidan Kaitaisha theatre group, Tokyo, Japan.

www.chapter.org.

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Harris, Alan

Alan Harris was supported to travel to Japan to take part in the rehearsal process for a new play commissioned by the New National Theatre Tokyo and National Theatre Wales (The Opportunity of Efficiency).

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Zarrilli, Phillip

This initial two week exchange in Tokyo, Japan will allow Okamura-san and Phillip Zarrilli to share the unique work processes, psychophysical techniques, and alternative aesthetics that are inspiring their current performance work.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

National Theatre Wales

Application to enhance the impact of NTW's first international commission of 'The Operation of Efficiency': written by Alan Harris, directed by John McGrath and performed in Japanese at the New National Theatre, Tokyo with Waleslab, TEAM and Assembly activity.

http://nationaltheatrewales.org

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

McNairn-Yanagi, Saya

Project to undertake a three month artist's residency at Japan's Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Huws, Sioned 15/10/2013

Sioned Huws travelled to Japan for 3 months to develop new performance work, participate in residencies, make a film and perform previously developed work from Aomori Project (ongoing since 2009/10).

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Tyson, James 03/06/2014

James Tyson was supported to participate in a 3 week residency with Gekidan Kaitaisha in Tokyo in August 2014.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Huws, Sioned 07/10/2014

Sioned Huws The Amori Project was initiated in 2008 by James Tyson (Chapter Theatre Programmer until 2011) and Teiko Hinuma (program director of ARTizan and Rikuzentakata Artist in Residency Program) as a residency exchange between Chapter, Aomori Contemporary Arts Centre and ARTizan.

www.sionedhuws.net

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Jordao, Ariana 31/07/2015

Arian Jordao applied for funding for herself and Siriol Joyner to travel to Japan to present a paper at the Performance Studies International Conference in Tohuko, Aomori in August-September 2015 and collaborate with a ceramic artist.

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Jorge Lizalde Cano - Cymru and I in Japan - 2015

Lizalde Cano, Jorge 15/09/2015

Jorge Lizalde Cano was invited to collaborate in Japan with choreographer and dancer Yo Nakamura and received support to take up the opportunity.

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Angharad Matthews - Tokyo Space Dance

Matthews, Angharad

WAI contributed funds which allowed Angharad Matthews to travel to Tokyo for a month in order to take part in the Tokyo Space Dance project.

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International Calendar Events

Chapter Arts Centre

Aomori Project

05/02/2011 - 24/11/2011

Residency, workshops and touring presentations and performances of dance project by Sioned Huws, in collaboration with artists from Aomori and Tokyo, co-produced by Aomori Contemporary Arts Centre and Chapter Arts Centre.

Chapter Arts Centre

Dream Regime / "Massacre and Theatre"

30/01/2011 - 11/02/2011

Theatre programme including conference, discussions and lecture presentations with artists across Japan and Asia (as part of "Asia Meets Asia") with guests from Wales, Poland, Brazil and Germany.

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