Kelim Choreography Center hosts choreographers and dance artists in a residency program that is unique in the Israeli landscape. Artists in Residence receive rehearsal space, artistic mentorship, production support, and the opportunity to produce a new dance piece that will be premiered in the center’s annual “March Hare” festival. Artists in residence are invited to open their artistic processes to the public at various stages, participate in the “Kelim in the Community” Educational and Communal projects, and perform in the center’s venue.
2018 Artists in Residence: Iris Erez, Shira Eviatar, Sigal Bergman, Ewa Substarska & Einav Rosilio, Assaf Aharonson, Laure Kirshenbaum, Michal Agasi, Kim Tittlebaum & Ariel Cohen.
2017 Artists in Residence: Avner Miriam Amit and Keren Ben Altabet, Tamar Mayzlish and Atalya Baumer, Ayala Frenkel, Asher Lev, May Zarhy and Michal Oppenheim Landau, Tamar Lam and David Kern, Iddo Gruengard, Kim Taitelbaum and Moran Yitzhaki Abergel, Shira Eviatar, Ma’ayan Horesh and Maria De Dueñas Lopez.
2016 Artists in Residence: Ido Feder (Israel) and David Marques (Portugal), Orly Almi, Sigal Bergman, Ella Rothschild.
2015 Artists in Residence: Moran Abergil, Kim Taitelbaum, Bosmat Nossan, Talia Beck, May Zarhy, Tami Leibovich, Nava Frenkel, Maayan Danoch, and Yuli Kovbasnian.
Call for Applications – Residency Program 2019
Kelim Choreography Center invites choreographers and dancers to apply for the 2019 residency program, to work on and develop a new dance piece/performance.
We offer rehearsal space for three to five months along with artistic mentorship and production support.
The center is interested in promoting proposals that will be presented as premiers in the “March Hare 2020” festival, along with proposals dealing with – dance with populations of varied abilities, actions taking place in the public sphere and/or outdoors in the municipality of Bat Yam, actions to connect children and youth to contemporary dance and proposals for international cooperation.
We are open to any idea or thought.
You are welcome to write us a proposal (no more than one page) along with a production budget, CV and links to prior works and projects, to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications are due by December 31st, 2018
Answers will be given by January 31st, 2019
Residency year starts April 2019