SYMPOSIUM SPEAKERS ANNOUNCED

Join some amazing makers and thinkers as they reveal their views on the nature and future of intimate performance and live art then open the floor to debate and discussion. Speakers from the United Kingdom and…

INTERVIEW: PROVOCATEUR JULIE VULCAN

A multidisciplinary artist of many years’ experience, we’re thrilled to welcome this year’s LAB Provocateur and co-leader of the first-ever Proximity Masterclass: JULIE VULCAN. Proximity’s Thom Smyth caught up with Julie before she heads into the LAB….

WIN A SPOT AT PROXIMITY BEFORE WE GO PUBLIC!

This is a short announcement to let you know we have three spots up for grabs to Proximity 2014! Get your hands on one program of four performances at our final dress run on Tuesday 21…

ARTIST OPPORTUNITIES: MASTERCLASS

In 2014, we’ve expanded the Proximity program to offer an amazing opportunity for professional artists and tertiary arts/ performance students to work with national provocateur Julie Vulcan and Proximity co-creator James Berlyn. Over a weekend-long intensive…

PROXIMITY 2014 PROGRAM ANNOUNCED

We couldn’t be more excited. The 2014 program is now out and tickets are on sale!  Bringing together artists from around Australia, the United States and the United Kingdom working across live art, theatre, dance and visual…

INTRODUCING JULIE VULCAN

We are pleased to announce Sydney-based artist Julie Vulcan will be joining our team as the 2014 Proximity Festival Lab provocateur and public masterclass facilitator. The Proximity Festival LAB is run by artists for artists. It’s a space…

Double the love with MATCH funding

You may have heard that we’ve been selected by Creative Partnerships Australia as one of 17 lead organisations participating in the dollar-for-dollar MATCH funding program for the independent arts sector. This brilliant initiative is helping our artists resource…

2014 PROXIMITY FESTIVAL ARTISTS ANNOUNCED

Get excited – we’ve selected our artists for the third annual Proximity Festival! This year we invite you to breathe air from different ages on Earth, undertake a humorous sculpture workshop on anatomy, cut loose in a 60…

FAQS

Got questions about Proximity Festival? We’ve got the answers. Below you can find some of the most common questions asked. Who should apply? We work with experimental makers from a range of performance and non-performance disciplines….

EXPLORE OUR 2014 FESTIVAL VENUE

Part of the 2014 Proximity Forum was a venue tour, enabling artists to roam Fremantle Arts Centre in its entirety and become acquainted with the hidden and unique spaces on offer as possible sites for one-to-one…