Stage 2 Tanz.io: Starting

Read other posts in this series Funding for Tanz.io Stage 1 Tanz.io: Planning Stage 2 Tanz.io: Starting Stage 3 Tanz.io: Budgeting And so it begins. Last week we—me, myself, Leonie and Gareth headed into the studio make some art. We had 4 days in DRB to get as much footage as possible. The process I know artists love to talk about their process, well hear me out or humour me…

Stage 1 Tanz.io: Planning

Read other posts in this series Funding for Tanz.io Stage 1 Tanz.io: Planning Stage 2 Tanz.io: Starting Stage 3 Tanz.io: Budgeting In the interest of transparency I’m gonna document my process from idea to completion—being optimistic by using the word completion and pessimistic by feeling the need to point out why I’m using the word completion. I’ll write about all the fears, anxieties and triumphs of leading an artistic project and…

The Dark by Beauty Sleep

At the beginning of the year me and a mate Abbie were asked to do a bit of dancing in a music video for Beauty Sleep. We were sent the track—thankfully it was good because often it’s not, not that I have superior taste in music or anything but I do have superior taste in music, and we rocked up for filming in Belfast. We projected visuals by Aimee Williamson I believe (also…

Cut me and I bleed merch

At the time of writing Pony Panto is a matter of weeks away (few tickets left themaclive.com). We are well on the way of producing a range of high quality unique merchandise, perfect for stocking…bla bla blah. Here’s a little insight into how it’s going. Calendar It’s ponydance tradition to whip up out own Cliff Richard style calendar. We’d collect a bunch of hilarious pictures from that year, send them off to…

Funding for Tanz.io

Read other posts in this series Funding for Tanz.io Stage 1 Tanz.io: Planning Stage 2 Tanz.io: Starting Stage 3 Tanz.io: Budgeting Some good news this morning, I received SIAP (Support for the Individual Artist) Funding for an online dance installation. I submitted my application in late July, it’s the first time I’ve applied for funding in Northern Ireland so I was unsure how it would turn out, needless to say i’m delighted to…