MTSU Seeks Spoken Word/Performance Artists for Event

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Spoken Word/Performance Art Open call

Ends on February 11, 2018

The Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) Todd Art Gallery will be hosting a Spoken Word Performance and Video event on Saturday, February 24, 2018.  The Department of Art and Design is now accepting proposals from students, emerging, and mid-career artists whose art practice is concerned with performance, text, and spoken word. The performances will be scheduled between 11-2 pm on the 24, around the Todd Building on MTSU’s campus, with videos playing on monitors concurrently.

Performances should relate indirectly or directly to text, communication, education, socio-economic inequities, literacy, or spoken word.

Proposals should include your project description, duration of performance or video and technical requirements. Submissions are free.

Please submit the following  via by February 11, 2018:

  • Proposal
  • Artist statement
  • 5 images of recent work with a short description of the project or hyperlinks to your videos or performances on YouTube or Vimeo

For more information please contact:

Eric Snyder, Todd Art Gallery Coordinator at

Nicole Foran, Chair, MTSU Department of Art and Design at


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