Fresh Connections USA

10/01/2016 - 16/01/2016
@ New York City (USA)

FACE proposed a second visit in New York City on the occasion of many cultural events taking place in January 2016, in order to connect its members with arts and educational organisations, and plant seeds for future international collaboration. 

During an intense week, a delegation of professionals will discover:

  • Artistic events & festivals and discover emerging and experienced artists
  • Residency spaces and presenters
  • Local and national institutions, policy makers as well as private foundations
  • US presenters and cultural players

A delegation of 11 FACE members participated in the successful implementation of the programme: apart from discussions with North-American stakeholders in the framework of APAP Conference and other networking events, participants had the opportunity to visit and meet representatives of CEC ArtsLink, SummerStage / City Parks Foundation, Hi-Arts / hip-hop arts & urban culture, Crossing the Line festival / French Institute Alliance Française, The Muse, St. Ann’s Warehouse, The Brick Theater, BAM-Brooklyn Academy of Music, STREB, NYFA-New York Foundation for the Arts, Movement Research / Artist-in-Residence Programme, En Garde & BOSSS festival, Theatre for the New City, New York Live Arts / Bill T. Jones, The Circus Warehouse, Invisible Dog… and attend performances presented by CN:ICE, American Realness, COIL, Under The Radar.