Queer Sarajevo Festival
24. ? 28.9.2008.

Udruženje Q za promicanje i zaštitu kulture, identiteta i ljudskih prava queer osoba i Sarajevski otvoreni centar otvaraju Poziv za slanje umjetničkih radova

?Okreni Oqueer!?

Pozivamo sve one umjetnice/ke koji/e se na bilo koji način osjećaju queer, koji/e nisu i ne pristaju na društveno postavljena pravila i okvire identiteta i seksualnosti, koji/e u svome umjetničkom djelovanju tematizuju ili žele da se bave dolje navedenim temama, da se prijave na konkurs i pošalju svoje radove.

Umjetnicima/ama predlažemo četiri tematske cjeline:
? tijelo (rod; spol; tijelo kao hram, transformacija/modifikacija, identitet, društvena norma, dikriminacija; kako ga osjećamo/doživljavamo/otkrivamo…)
? identitet ‘in&out’ (rodni identiteti i izražavanja, spolni identitet, coming out LGBTIQ osoba, kako me vide…, osjećam se…, društveno vs. individualno, dekonstrukcija…)
? seksualnost (seksualne/rodne orijentacije, sex toys, fetiši, poligamija, monogamija, eksperimentalnost, želje, seks…)
? fobije i izmi (strah, homofobija, transfobija, bifobija, rodofobija, internalizirane fobije, seksizam, monoseksizam, aktivizam, društvena isključenost, diskriminacija, višestruke diskriminacije i njihova povezivanja…)

Ko može aplicirati?

Aplicirati mogu svi/e umjetnici/e i studenti/kinje umjetnosti iz regije: BiH, Crna Gora, Hrvatska, Kosovo, Makedonija, Slovenija i Srbija, sa svojim radovima u polju:

? Pisanih formi (pošaljite nam poeziju, prozu, intervjue, ispovijesti…maximum 5 strana, Times New Roman, font size 12)
? Fotografija ili poster (crno ? bijela, kolor, format fotografije maximum A4, format postera max A3, fotografija ? max 5 povezanih u jednu tematsku cjelinu, poster ? max 2 tematski povezana)
? Strip (crno bijeli, maximum 10 strana, max format A4)
? Kratki film (igrani, dokumentarni, maximum 10 minuta)
? Performans/Scenski komad (monodramski plesni ili igrani, maximum trajanje 30 minuta)
? Sve oblike novih medija (instalacije, video radovi, max 10 min)
? Dizajn (uključujući različite materijale i medije)
? Primjenjena umjetnost (vajanje, slikanje, grafika, grafiti na rigips ploči dimenzija 1,5×1,5m)

Možete slati više radova na različite teme u okviru zadatih tematskih cjelina. Podstičemo da se prijave oni/e autori/ke:
– koji/e do sada nisu izlagali/e;
– koji/e se identifikuju kao lezbejke, gej, biseksualni/e, transrodni/e, transeksualni/e, interseks i/ili queer;
– koji/e dolaze iz BiH.

Rok za slanje radova je 01.5.2008. godine.

Svi radovi se mogu potpisati onako kako vi to želite. Molimo da radove vezane za primjenjenu umjetnost, dizajn, fotografiju, plakate i stripove šaljete u slikanoj (fotografisanoj) formi; radove koji se tiču novih medija, performansa i kratkog filma šaljite u obliku video zapisa; a pisane radove molimo da šaljete u pisanoj elektronskoj formi na jednom od slijedećih jezika: bosanski, crnogorski, hrvatski, srpski ili engleski.

Vaš rad u navedenom obliku možete poslati putem e-mail adrese qsf@queer.ba sa naznakom ‘Okreni Oqueer’ ili poštom na adresu:

Udruženje Q
Naznaka: Okreni Oqueer
PP 304
71000 Sarajevo

Ako imate ideju koja prevazilazi okvire zadatih tema ili bilo kakvo pitanje vezano za realizaciju vašeg rada ili temu, molimo da nam se javite na gore navedenu e-mail adresu. Umjetnički radovi koji će biti prikazani tokom Queer Sarajevo Festivala biće izabrani od strane selektorskog tima i organizacionog tima QSF-a. Tri najbolja rada će biti nagrađena i izložena/predstavljena, dok će svi ostali radovi koji ispunjavaju kriterije biti također izloženi u Sarajevu tokom trajanja festivala.

Više o konkursu možete procitati na: www.queer.ba/qsf i www.soc.ba/qsf.

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Queer Sarajevo Festival
24th ? 28th September,.2008

Udru?enje Q for promotion and protection of culture, identity and human rights of queer persons and Sarajevo open centre are announcing Call for Contribution of Art Works

?Okreni Oqueer!?

We are inviting artists who identifying themselves as queer in any way, artists who are not settling with social rules and frames of identity and sexuality within the society, and artists who are dealing, or want to deal with topics mentioned above, in their art projects, to apply to our Call for Contribution for Young Artists and send us their works.

Therefore, we are suggesting four thematic units:
? Body (gender; sex; body as a temple, transformation/modification, identity, social codex, discrimination; how do we perceive/discover it…)
? Identity ‘in&out’ (gender identities and expressions, sexual identities, coming out of LGBTIQ persons, How do they see me…, I feel like…, social vs. individual, deconstruction…)
? Sexuality (sexual/gender orientation, sex toys, fetishes, polygamy, monogamy, experimenting, desires, sex…)
? Phobias & Isms (fear, homophobia, transphobia, biphobia, gender phobia, internalized phobias, sexism, mono sexism, activism, social outcasts, discrimination, multiple discrimination and their connections).

Who can apply?
All artists and art students from the region: BiH, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro,
Serbia, and Slovenia can apply with their works in the domains of:

– Written forms (poetry, prose, interviews, confessions, etc. Max. 5 pages, Times New Roman, font size 12, single spacing),
– Photography or poster (black and white, color, photography format max. A4, poster format max. A3; photography ? maximum 5 thematically conjoint photos, poster ? maximum 2 thematically conjoint posters),
– Comics (black and white, max. 10 pages, max. format A4),
– Short film (feature, documentary, max. 10 minutes),
– Performing arts (monodramatic play or contemporary dance, max. 30 minutes),
– All forms of new media (installations, video works, max. 10 minutes),
– Design (including different materials and media),
– Applied art (sculpture, painting, graphic, and graffiti on a plasterboard dimension 1.5×1.5m).

You can send several works on different topics within the given thematic units.
We are encouraging applications from artists:
– who didn´t have exhibitions so far;
– who identify themselves as queer, lesbian, gay, trans, intersex;
– who are coming from BiH.

Deadline for submission of works is 1st May, 2008.

All works can be signed according to your wishes. All works connected with applied art, design, photography, posters, and comics should be sent in printed (photographed) versions; works concerning new media, performances and short films should be sent video recorded; and written works should be submitted in written electronic versions in the following languages: bosnian, montenegroen, croatian, serbian or english.

You can send your work per e-mail address: qsf@queer.ba with remark ‘Okreni Oqueer’, or by regular mail on:

Udruženje Q
Remark: ?Okreni Oqueer?
PO Box No. 304
71000 Sarajevo

If you have an idea that is exceeding the frames of the given topics, or any questions related to the realization of your work, or a topic, please contact us on the above mentioned e-mail address. Art works that will be presented during the Queer Sarajevo Festival will be chosen by the Selection team and Organization team of SQF. The best three works will be rewarded and exhibited; other submitted works which meet the criteria will also be exhibited during the Festival at in Sarajevo.

More info about the Call for Contribution at www.queer.ba/qsf and www.soc.ba/qsf.