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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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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Harris, Sean



Sean Harris has been awarded funding through the International Opportunites Fund to travel to North Dakota to undertake specific research and meet with key individuals and organisations with the view of creating a collaborative animated diptych in 2010, involving artists and a variety of institutional collections and communities on either side of the Atlantic.

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Davies, Grahame



Teithiodd Grahame Davies i Bennsylvania a Vermont gyda chymorth y Gronfa Cyfleoedd Rhyngwladol i gydweithio ag artistiaid gweledol ac archwilio'r cysylltiadau rhwng ymwybyddiaeth, treftadaeth a thirwedd mewn lleoliadau y mae'r diwydiannau glo a llechi wedi effeithio arnynt.

www.grahamedavies.com

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Alison Mercer - Fibre Art International 2010

Mercer, Alison

Fiberart International Pittsburgh USA - artist dialogue and opening

To attend Fibre Art International 2010. To meet curators, fellow artists and Fibre Art directors for networking.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Anderson, Jonathan



Visual artist Jonathan Anderson was supported by the International Opportunities Fund to participate in an international residency at Birch Creek Ranch in Utah, USA to develop work using coal to be exhibited at Mission Gallery.

http://coalodoniaprojects.blogspot.com/

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Christopher Rees

Rees, Christopher



Musician Christopher Rees was supported by the International Opportunities Fund to develop, document and deliver an existing international musical collaboration between with highly acclaimed American group The South Austin Horns.

www.christopherrees.co.uk

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Fibre Art Wales

Fibre Art Wales



With the support of the International Opportunities Fund, two members of Fibre Art Wales - Alison Mercer and Helen Foroughi - travelled to Vermont, Boston and New York on a research visit on behalf of the organisation. Following on from Fibre Art Wales' presence at Craft Boston in 2008, they developed a collaborative project with a group of US textile artists.

www.fibreartwales.org.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Warren, Huw



Huw Warren and Paula Gardiner trio were supported by the International Opportunities Fund to collaborate and perform on the international stage of Rochester International Jazz Festival.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Wright, Matt



Matt Wright and Janire Najera travelled to New Mexico with the support of the International Opportunities Fund to undertake a collaboration with private pilot and neurologist John George and photographer and botanist Mariyln Phillips.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Gegenwart, Beate

Alchemy 2 - A New Global Vision for Enamel

Beate was supported to attend the "Alchemy 2" international exhibition held in Covington, Kentucky.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Fairgrieve, Catherine



Support for Catherine Fairgrieve to collaborate with book artist Barb Tenenbaum at the Oregon College of Art and Craft.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Williams, Ian



Support for Ian Williams to undertake a residency at the Northwstern University, Chicago, and to collaborate with US comic artist MK Czerwiec.

www.ian-williams.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

NoFit State Community Circus Ltd

American Youth Circus Organisation Biennial Conference, Seattle, USA

American Youth Circus Organisation Biennial Conference, Seattle, USA

http://www.nofitstate.org

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Cardiff Metropolitan University



For Ingrid Murphy, course leader at the National Centre for Ceramics Wales, to participate in NCECA 2012 in Seattle and for the presentation of a showcase of ceramic practice from Wales at ArtXchange Gallery Seattle during NCECA.

www.uwic.ac.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Keeler, Walter



For Walter Keeler to undertake a series of workshops, lectures & demonstrations in USA and Canada, including NCECA 2012.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Wilkins, Ian



www.cardiffsessions.wordpress.com

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Ghosts in Armour

Ghosts in Armour Santa Fe Showcase

Ghosts in Armour Santa Fe Showcase

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Kathryn Ashill

Ashill, Kathryn

A residency and exhibition at Flux Factory, New York

'For Future Reference' was a new body of work by Kathryn that aimed to collect and archive a variety of predictions about her future.

http://kathrynashill.blogspot.co.uk/

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

UCAN Productions

Research and Development visit, USA

For Bernard Latham, artistic director of UCAN Productions, to undertake a research and development visit to the USA to explore links and possible collaborations with American arts organisations for the visually impaired.

http://www.ucanproductions.org

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Roberts, Osian

The Osian Roberts/Steve Fishwick Quintet at The Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival

The Osian Roberts/Steve Fishwick Quintet at The Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival

www.osianroberts.com

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Johnson, Justine

Ironl'ore, She Walks The Spiral Path

Application from iron sculptor Justine Johnson to travel to Buffalo, New York to present her collaboration with the poet Nor Hall and musician Alison Leyton at the Noreaster Conference of Aesthetics and practice in Cast Iron Art.

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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