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Renowned feedback artist Cathy van Eck is in Leeds on Nov 2–3rd for a talk, workshop, and concert of feedback music performance. Talk on Feedback Artists: Weds (Nov 2nd) 3–5:00 in Lecture Theatre 1 (School of Music) the talk is streaming on Microsoft Teams here. Feedback workshop for students: Thurs (Nov...

A new funding opportunity has been announced to bring external artists and practice researchers to Leeds. Please see the funding page for more information: cepra.leeds.ac.uk/funding The deadline for applications will be: 12 December 2022

The University of Leeds Annual Practice-led PhD Symposium is a joint initiative between the Schools of Design and Fine Art, History of Art & Cultural Studies. This year it will be held back in person on 5th October from 13.00 – 17.00 in the Grass Studio, Clothworker’s Central, in the School of Design. Please email Dr Judith...

Common Ground Discussions: Practice Research Culture at Leeds As part of the Research Culture Crucible programme, Scott McLaughlin (Music/CePRA) & Peter Petkovsek (PCI) are running a series of five discussion sessions around practice research in the arts at Leeds. The aim is to find common ground across the disciplines to better support each other in what...

A new research network for research into synthesizers is being set up with assistance from the University of Leeds, UK. To find out more, and to get involved, please see this page: SyreN

CePRA presents an online talk and Q&A with Colin Tucker on “musical contemporary art” in the context of racialising frameworks baked into its foundations. Please share widely. April 25th at 5pm on ZOOM To attend, please register on Eventbrite, ZOOM link will be sent out on the day. Abstract: Recent...

An open conversation on intermateriality (in dance), (in writing), (in research) Feb 9th 1.30–3.30 on ZOOM KEYWORDS: Intermateriality, embodied research practices, embodied writing, Amerta Movement On online workshop with Paula Kramer, a dance researcher and movement artist based in Berlin. Paula’s work focuses on intermateriality in site-specific movement practices and...

CePRA launches funding for external speakers in 2022 Applications are encouraged from staff or PGRs in the faculty of AHC who are seeking to engage an external artist / practitioner to facilitate or participate in an online workshop, presentation, keynote, network event, or online collaboration. The funding will normally cover...

On Wednesday 17th November 2021 at 2pm, composer and sound artist Maya Verlaak will be doing a CePRA supported online talk about her work. Creating space for the audience and performers to scrutinise my concepts Link: https://universityofleeds.zoom.us/j/82648273486?pwd=eXJKY3RxYmlqMExRUE5tNHVtaXVSUT09 Maya Verlaak is a Belgian composer (Ghent, 1990) who is active as a...

Year funded: 2018–2019 Kimberly Campanello (Lecturer in Creative Writing, School of English) My poetry publication MOTHERBABYHOME, is a 796-page collection of visual and conceptual poems, was published in April 2019 by zimZalla Avant Objects as a poetry-object and a reader’s edition book. An excavation of voices, the poems are composed...