A Creative Road - Call for Participants/Performers/Speakers

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Our Creative Road
Friday 4th October
Art Collection
Pathfoot Building, Stirling University
7pm – 9pm

The Art Collection and Artlink Central are inviting artists, mental health service users and mental health organisations and individuals across the Forth Valley to join for an evening of discussion, performance, and stigma tackling, as part of the Scottish Mental Health Arts & Film Festival.

What we are looking for: Speakers, Performers, Musicians, Dancers, Poets, Writers, Film Makers, Artists, Passionate Organisations and Individuals.
Please note that contributions are voluntary and will be unpaid.

Why: We would like to create an evening of discussion, song, spoken word, dance, art, and celebration. Where individuals & organisations, from across the Forth Valley can come together to celebrate work that is being created and done as part of mental health recovery/maintenance.

How can you get involved? If you are interested in talking, performing or submitting work for display then please call Catherine Middleton Findlay at Artlink Central on 01786 450 971 or email Catherine@artlinkcentral.org

Performers / Artists:
Performing slots should be no more than 10-15mins long. Slots will be limited and by application. There will only be a basic PA. If you are interested in performing, please drop Catherine an email with the following information:

Type of Performance
Who you are and number of performers
Contact name, number and email

Artwork will be display on boards for the evening only at the Art Collection, it will be then exhibited at Artlink Central Office for October. (Submission does not guarantee acceptance as space will be limited.)
Artwork should be no larger than A3 and may be mounted but not framed. Photography and Written word will also be accepted.
Artists are responsible for dropping off and collecting their own work from Artlink Central’s Office. Cowane Centre, Cowane Street, Stirling FK8 1JP

Please do not hesitate to contact Artlink Central if you wish to discuss ideas informally before submission.
Submission Deadline: 5pm Tuesday 3rd September.