Awards and Acquisitions

UK Award 2019 went to “Etch” by Abby Warrilow & Lewis Gourlay

International Award 2019 went jointly to ” And So Say All of Us” by Mitchell Rose and “Unframed” by Pawel Zawadzki

Student Award 2019 went to “Some Body” by Francesco Puppini & Matteo Palmas

Horsecross Commission 2019
We announced our first Screen.Dance emerging and student artist commission. This award is open to nominated artists living in the Perthshire and Tayside area. This year Sarah Smart was been selected to make a new work to be premiered at the festival in May and be part of the Threshold Arts collection at Horsecross.
Smart specialised in lens-based media and performance art during her undergraduate
(2011-2015) and MFA (2017-18) degrees at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design Dundee.

fear freeze

Fear Freeze – Sarah Smart – 6 minutes (UK)

Freedom of expression Once in abundance But now this dancing body Has been made redundant Fear-Freeze explores a young female’s relationship with her body following her through a journey of connection, disconnection and reconnection.