|08 07 2014
OISTAT Newsletter july 2014
Final Call for Publication & Communication Commission Chair Nomination
OISTAT Publication & Communication commission (PCC) Chair nomination will close on July 18. Elections will be held at the annual meeting in Taipei, October 3-8. For details on nomination procedure, please go here.
Registration Open: October 3-8 PCC Annual Meeting + Cultural Landmark and Its Communities Symposium in Taipei
Registration is now open for 2014 Publication & Communication Annual Meeting, October 3-8 in Taipei, Taiwan. Held in conjunction with the PCC meeting is a two-day symposium themed “Cultural Landmark and Its Communities” for large arts venue managers in Taiwan.
The symposium invites international speakers to spark dialogue on creative programming and community involvement. The PCC meeting program includes the symposium, cultural visits to various arts venues, taste of famous foods and authentic feel of the city that never sleeps. View full program and register before July 25!
Detailed Program Released: E-Scapes: Education, Performance Design & Research Conference, August 9-15 in Sao Paulo, Brazil
Escaping the traditional theatre design to Sao Paulo for E-Scapes conference August 9-15! The three commissions’ joint meeting will bring together the best designers, educators and researchers from theatre practice. Complete program with extended conference schedule is available on OISTAT website.
Call Extended to August 1: Costume at the Turn of the Century Exhibition, June-July 2015 in Moscow, Russia
Initiated by OISTAT Costume Design Group and Russian designer, Igor Roussanoff, Costume at the Turn of the Century will be exhibited at Bakhrushin State Central Museum from June to July 2015 in Moscow. Submissions of costume design works in theatre, opera, dance, film, fashion, and performance art in between year 1990-2005 are welcomed. Submission deadline is now extended to August 1, 2014. More info...
Beijing International Biennale 2014, this October 10-14
Beijing International Biennale (BIB) 2014 (formerly known as International Stage Design Students’ Works Exchange) will take place this October in Beijing, China. It is a great opportunity for students around the world to showcase their works. Announcement of workshop theme leader to come shortly!
2014 Meeting Minutes
What we did at “Wood and Canvas” conference
Big congrats on the success of “Wood and Canvas (and rabbit glue) in the Modern World” conference! Those present had jointly signed the petition to save the wood machinery in Bourla Theatre. We couldn't stress more about the preservation of the historical gem. Thank you for joining us. Recap the event with photos here!
New Book: Understanding OISTAT –Network of Global Theatre Professionals
Demystifying OISTAT with clear OISTAT structure, operations, activities, its transitions and challenges, this book provides insights into OISTAT’s past, present and future. Revealing challenges many international NGOs face, it offers suggestions in evolving with the ever-changing world. Complete with a record of OISTAT leadership, significant milestones and projects that is a valuable resource for the global theatre community. Make your purchase now!