Author Archives: Pieter

Job Opportunity: Los Angeles Performance Practice

The following two job opportunities were shared with us by Miranda Wright from Los Angeles Performance Practice:  JOIN OUR TEAM  As we work toward a post-pandemic recovery of our programs and projects, we’re looking to expand our team. Two robust part-time positions are currently available, both with room for growth over time; Los Angeles Producer + Program […]

Looking back, looking forward: an update from Pieter

Dear Pieter Community, The end of this month will mark 1 year since we left our home of over a decade in Lincoln Heights, packing up our floor and our archives from the stairwell and the bathroom stall and putting them in storage. We wanted to take this opportunity to share with you an update […]

Artist Opportunity: Loghaven Artist Residency

The following was shared with us by Miranda Wright on behalf of the Loghaven Artist Residency. Applications are open to artists of all disciplines and are due Thursday, July 15th: Hello friends and artists, A friend and colleague named Sarah Swinford has recently released an open call for applications for the new Loghaven Artist Residency, located in […]

Call for Participants: SCORED: PEN PALS

Are you interested in documenting movement-based practices on paper? We are thrilled to share this open Call for Participants for a virtual performance event hosted by Juli Brandano at Pieter this June: SCORED: PEN PALS is both a live virtual performance event and a published collection of scores-as-correspondences between pen pals from the West and East coasts, bridging communities and […]

Call for Proposals: Summer 2021

We are thrilled to share our open call for proposals for virtual workshops and events for July, August, and September 2021. At Pieter, we believe that dance is for everybody, bodies are political, and dancers are agents of change. We welcome proposals that question and expand our relationship to embodiment, movement, and dance. Proposals will be […]

Paid Opportunity: Emerging Dance Writers

Dance Writers! Please apply to this paid opportunity! In honor of Laura Bleiberg being named as LA’s Inaugural Dance Champion, Dance Resource Center will award a stipend to an emerging dance journalist. If you have been writing about dance for five years or less and wish to apply for this award, please send your name, contact information, […]

Accepting Applications: 2022 Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise in Dance

The Vilcek Foundation will award three Creative Promise Prizes of $50,000 each to young, immigrant artistic directors, choreographers, and performers who demonstrate outstanding early achievement in dance. DEADLINE June 11 2021 Who should apply– You were born outside the United States– You are not more than 38 years old– You are a professional artistic director, choreographer or […]

Call for Submissions: 2021 MoWNA Online Biennial

International Call for Submissions FREE to submit 2021 Museum of Wild and Newfangled Art (MoWNA) Online Biennial Deadline: March 2nd 2021 This may include interactive, experiences, movement, abstract, play, sound, street, fashion, animations, live performance, photography, illusions, nature, software, videoart, memes, writing, bots, gifs, vr, ar, xr, painting, sculpture, sketches, theater, poetry, opera, cinema, other […]

Call for Proposals: Pieter Programming Spring 2021

Pieter is now accepting virtual programming proposals for April through June 2021!  We welcome proposals for workshops and events that question and expand our relationship to embodiment, movement, and dance.    To learn more and access the application, please click HERE DEADLINE: Sunday, February 28th 11:59 PM PST  With the intention of increasing transparency around Pieter’s programming process, expanding the community we […]

Pieter Community Check-In: Agenda Notes for February

Miles Brenninkmeijer and Serena Caffrey will be facilitating this month’s meeting. We will hold space at the end for new idea proposals and feedback.      Garden Group, continuing the process of planning for the Pieter Community Garden Facilitated by Allison Wyper, Nguyen Nguyen and Priyanka Ram   Updates: The Garden Group volunteers are getting […]