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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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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

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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 Stephen Black SXSW 2014 Sweet Baboo British Music Embassy

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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 Gulp - SXSW 2014

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