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2017 Comedy Application
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Femme Wave 2017 is scheduled to take place across various venues in Calgary from November 16 – 19.

First, a few things to note.

  • Femme Wave requires that you or at least one comedian in your group identifies as a woman, trans, or non-binary. As long as you or your act isn't comprised solely of cis-gendered males, please submit!
  • Femme Wave will pay every artist selected to play at our festival. We think your art is important and want to compensate you for that. We can pay $100 to each comedian, along with a full access festival wristband. If you are travelling from out of town, we can help arrange accommodations at a safe and welcoming home.
  • Femme Wave aims to be accessible and inclusive, so if you require any assistance with the application process please send an email to info@femmewave.com and we can help you get your submission together.
  • Femme Wave Feminist Arts Festival and organizers are committed to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race or religion.

Submissions will not be accepted after July 1st, 2017. We will review every submission and contact all applicants by September 1st with our decision.


2017 Music Application
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Femme Wave 2017 is scheduled to take place across various venues in Calgary from November 16 – 19.

First, a few things to note.

 

  • Femme Wave requires that at least one musician in your group identifies as a woman, trans, or non-binary. As long as your band isn't comprised solely of cis-gendered males, please submit!
  • Femme Wave will pay every artist selected to play at our festival. We think your art is important and want to compensate you for that. We can pay $100 to every band, along with a full access festival wristband. If you are travelling from out of town, we can help arrange accommodations at a safe and welcoming home.
  • Femme Wave aims to be accessible and inclusive, so if you require any assistance with the application process please send an email to info@femmewave.com and we can help you get your submission together.
  • Femme Wave Feminist Arts Festival and organizers are committed to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race or religion.

 

Submissions will not be accepted after July 1st, 2017. We will review every submission and contact all applicants by September 1st with our decision.


2017 Visual Arts Application

The 2017 Femme Wave Visual Arts Programming will considering themes of resistance, empowerment, and protest. This will build upon the plurality for defining femme identities explored in the 2016 programming.

Femme Wave’s Visual Arts Programming is committed to supporting the visual and creative practices of women, trans, and nonbinary people.

Submissions should be project specific but can centre around either existing or proposed work. There is no maximum or minimum word requirements for your submission documents, be concise but use the space that you need to communicate your idea best. If you require assistance with your submission please contact visualarts@femmewave.com.

Femme Wave pays an artist fee of $100 and provides artists with a festival wristband.

Submissions should include the following:

  • Project description. Please include specific technical/installation requirements if any.
  • Artist statement, either project specific or more general to your practice.
  • CV (optional)
  • Bio
  • 3-5 Images of proposed work, if work has yet to be completed please submit images that showcase your creative practice.
  • Any other additional information you think we might need to understand your project and your intentions for it.

Please email your submission to Dana Buzzee at visualarts@femmewave.com

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS MIDNIGHT JUNE 30 2017

2017 Workshop Facilitator Application

Femme Wave is looking for individuals or groups  to share their radical skills and secret talents by teaching a workshop during our all ages workshops day.  Workshops can be on any topic, but are ideally inspired by feminism, activism, art, or diversity. People with multiple marginalized identities are strongly encouraged to apply, especially those whose work aligns with our vision. You do not need to be an expert and we encourage all levels of interest and experiences to apply, you will have support in planning and facilitating your workshop if you need.

The role of a facilitator is to lead the co-learning of a group. As a Facilitator, your role will be:

  • Plan and facilitate a 1-2 hour workshop.
  • Work with the Workshops Coordinator to plan details.
  • Assist in setup and takedown of your workshop.
  • Ensure the workshop is a safe, welcoming, and inclusive space for everyone to participate.
  • Provide an engaging and non-judgemental learning experience for participants.

 

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS JULY 15 2017

Fields marked with an * are required

Femme Wave 2017 is scheduled to take place across various venues in Calgary from November 16 – 19.

First, a few things to note.

  • Femme Wave requires that at least one person in your group identifies as a woman, trans, or non-binary. As long as your group isn't comprised solely of cis-gendered males, please submit!
  • Femme Wave aims to be accessible and inclusive, so if you require any assistance with the application process please send an email to workshops@femmewave.com and we can help you with your submission.
  • Femme Wave Feminist Arts Festival and organizers are committed to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race or religion.

 

Submissions will not be accepted after July 15th, 2017. We will view every submission and contact all applicants by August 1st with our decision.


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