Proximity 2016-17 Artists Announced

It’s time for us to come out of hibernation and start developing the next program of intimate performances for Proximity’s new biannual festival format! Allow us to introduce you to the line-up of eight Australian artists selected for Proximity…

New Way Forward for Proximity in 2016-17

We are thrilled to announce that 2016 will be a landmark year for Proximity as we move to a biannual Festival. The shift to a biannual model will offer artists longer lead-time to develop their works in-situ with the…

FESTIVAL MUSINGS

As we head into the start of 2016 we would like to share some thoughts on last years Festival at the Art Gallery of WA from our Writer in Residence Bec Dean with you. To read…

FINAL WEEK OF PROXIMITY 2015

A huge thank you to everyone who joined us on the weekend to celebrate the opening of Proximity Festival. The vans were a rockin’, the drinks were flowing, impromptu dance floors were started and intimate performances were…

PROXIMITY FESTIVAL OPENS THIS WEEK

Four years into Proximity Festival and we are still in awe of the diverse responses from artists who continue to push, pull and rattle the cage of what one-on-one encounters can be. Our occupation of the…

PROXIMITY NOW IN RESIDENCE AT THE ART GALLERY OF WA

The Proximity artists are in town and have started making the Art Gallery of WA their new home. For the next two weeks the AGWA will be a space for experimentation and play as the Proximity artists explore…

The countdown is on

It’s almost one month until our notorious opening event PARTY FOR 1 returns on Saturday 31 October. To celebrate the opening of Proximity Festival we’re taking over the back courtyard of WA’s largest Art Gallery after hours. Join us…

Join the Festival Team!

As a volunteer you can help make our 2015 Festival run like a dream at The Art Gallery of Western Australia. From 25 October until 8 November, we’re looking for people to assist with ushering, Day Spa and Opening…

2015 PROGRAM ANNOUNCED & ON SALE NOW

Here it is folks! We couldn’t be more excited to announce the 2015 Proximity Festival program and hit go on ticket sales. Bringing together artists from across Australia and the United Kingdom, Proximity Festival holds fast to one…

2015 PROGRAM ANNOUNCEMENT & TICKETS ON SALE TUESDAY 25 AUGUST

This is a quick word to keep you in the loop on some exciting news. Next Tuesday 25 August we’ll be releasing the 2015 Proximity Festival program online and hit go on ticket sales! Taking place during the…