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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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USA

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Steffan, Lleuwen

Performance at Folk Alliance International

I received an offer to perform at Folk Alliance International in Kansas City in February this year.

www.lleuwen.com

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 Gareth Bonello

Bonello, Gareth

Residency at the House of Songs & showcase at Folk Alliance International

I was offered an official showcase slot at Folk Alliance International (FAI) 2016 in Kansas City, the largest folk music conference in the world.

http://www.thegentlegood.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

The People The Poet

SXSW festival in Austin, Texas

The People The Poet were invited to perform at SXSW festival for the second year in a row.

http://www.thepeoplethepoet.com/

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Berney, Hannah

Violet Skies at UKTI Nashville Writing Camp, USA

Hannah was invited to take part in the Nashville UKTI/PGI writing camp in September 2016.

http://www.iamvioletskies.com/

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Mission Gallery

Curatorial Residency/Developing Networks in New York

Mission Gallery were awarded funding for the director, Amanda Roderick, and Chair, Bella Kerr, to undertake a residency in Residency Unlimited, New York in October-November 2016.

http://www.missiongallery.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Davoren, Thomas

Creation and Performance with Gramercy Brass Orchestra of New York

Thomas received funding to accept an invite to act as resident artist and composer at the Gramercy Brass Band Camp, organised by the Gramercy Brass Orchestra of New York, during August 2017.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Wright, Joanna

Artist Residency in Motherhood/ Residency & Research Visit

Joanna Wright was supported to undertake a residency hosted by The Artist Residency in Motherhood in Pittsburgh, USA in April 2017.

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Steffan Donnelly, Troelus a Chresyd, 2017

Donnelly, Steffan

Troelus a Chresyd: From Manuscript to Stage

Steffan Donnelly was invited to take part in the Celtic Colloquium event at Harvard University.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Hobson, Louise

This was once a valley of ashes

Louise Hobson applied for support for her and collaborator Sam Perry to travel to New York in October 2017 to deliver a project with Stockholm and New York based collaborators on the no 7 train.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Griffiths, Anne

Sheen Center Residency

Anne Griffiths applied for support to undertake a 15 week residency, the 'Catholic Artist Residency' at the Sheen Center for Thought and Culture in New York city between September and December 2017.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Devlin, Ronan

Visit New York

Support for Ronan Devlin to travel to New York for the opening of his exhibition at New York Media Centre, Dumbo in October 2017 and to collaborate with curator Nina Colosi of the Streaming Museum.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Climbing Trees

Climbing Trees at Mondo.NYC

A proposal for Pontypridd based band, Climbing Trees, to perform showcases at Mondo, New York.

http://www.ilikeclimbingtrees.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Boyd, Patrick

Iridescence

Attend the opening of the group exhibition 'Iridescence' in New York which will contain 5 pieces of his work.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Devlin, Ronan

Visit New York

Support for Ronan Devlin to travel to New York for the opening of his exhibition at New York Media Centre, Dumbo in October 2017 and to collaborate with curator Nina Colosi of the Streaming Museum.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Climbing Trees

Climbing Trees at Mondo.NYC

A proposal for Pontypridd based band, Climbing Trees, to perform showcases at Mondo, New York.

http://www.ilikeclimbingtrees.com

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Bedwani, Jay

Feature Documentary Research and Development

Jay Bedwani applied for support to travel to San Francisco to continue working on his documentary work with partners in the area.

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Columbia Uni Residency - Shani Rhys-James 2015

Rhys-James, Shani



Shani Rhys James was the artist chosen for a month-long residency and exhibition at TC Columbia University in New York.

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NYC - Louise Hobson 2016

Hobson, Louise

A Curatorial Residency in New York with Residency Unlimited & Flux Factory

"One of the best things about being a part of a residency programme like Flux Factory and Residency Unlimited, is that that when you arrive in a city like New York, a city you haven’t been to before full of 8.

http://www.louisehobson.co.uk/

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Tyson, James

James was funded to attend "COIL" festival in New York as the leading artist/performer in the presentation of "SONG".

The project was to enable me to perform "SONG" a multi-disciplinary performance installation created with Melbourne’s Ranters Theatre and produced with the support of Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff at COIL Festival, organised by PS122 in New York from 5-8 January 2016.

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 US Visit Vanessa Cutler 2015 1

Cutler, Vanessa

Vanessa Cutler presented a paper about Current technology in glass pedagogy.

The funding from WAI helped support my attendance at the symposium "New Technologies in Practice" held at Urban Glass in New York and to spend time at Strattman Design in Boston.

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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