The ARTEFACT programme is open to professional artists working in independent dance and performance. The residency is intended to support the creative development of research based practices. Dance nucleus will be hosting the following artists as part of ARTEFACT#1 Artistic Residencies from APR-JUN 2021.
Nicholas Tee (CHILLIDXDDY)
CHILLIDXDDY’s “REST LESS RAVE MORE” will look at how 'restless bodies' are configured in space via the aesthetics of protests and nightlife.
In “understanding o”, Jereh Leung is examining social constructs of performativity through the domestic space. He intends to further develop his project during the residency for the final showing at the Objectifs in July 2021.
Ruby Jayaseelan, Bani Haykal & Irfan Kasban (first selected to develop and present their work for M1 CONTACT Festival)
TERBALEK pays homage to mental struggles that are becoming more prevalent in our increasingly complex society.
Syimah Sabtu (first selected to develop and present their work for M1 CONTACT Festival)
H A S E R is about the duality of being which recognises silence in strength.