Expired: IGROOVE OPEN CALL

iGroove-3

Deadline

16 April 2020

Opportunity Description

iGroove is an audio/visual, house party series currently based in South Korea and hosted by the South African DJ, 4udiopalette. It aims to create a house music party scene for South Africans looking for a familiar atmosphere to jam to. And exposes Koreans and other expats to the sound. Each leg of the series has a particular concept, the concept is communicated through an interplay between the chosen musical set, venue, and visuals

The visuals, for this leg of the series, should depict a festival of dance. It should have the feel of a trance festival; open spaces (outside, in nature) that are familiar but unidentifiable. The spaces should be animated (SIMS-fashion). Different tribes, (San, Ndebele, Sotho, Zulu, Klopse, Pedi, etc.) should dance and occupy these spaces. There should be a combination of traditional dancing and “urban” dancing (pantsula. kwaito dancing etc.)

WHAT iGROOVE NEEDS FROM YOU (the artist)
The visual artist is responsible for communicating the concept through muted film/ video. The selected visual artist should be able to:

  • Create a version of the described visuals by taking inspiration from the music and visual samples provided.
  • Create a video no shorter than 4 minutes. (high resolution / MP4)

THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT WILL HAVE THE FOLLOWING CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Be able to navigate the necessary creative software
  • Excellent skills in video/animation
  • Excellent time management
  • Be able to take direction
  • Be able to convert concept into artwork

REMUNERATION:
R1500

TIMELINE:
16 April (Deadline for Applications)
Please include the following in your application:

  • Resume
  • Samples of your previous work/link to your portfolio
    18 April
  • Successful applicant notified
    23 April
  • Submit draft 1 for viewing/feedback
    30 April
  • Completed video submitted by the artist

How to Apply

Contact Tash Daniels 4udiopalette.igroove@gmail.com to apply.