GRIME, ART AND SCIENCE COLLIDE TO RE-IMAGINE CULTURE FOR BRIGHTON FESTIVAL
Last Dance: The Wave Epoch, a unique collaboration between grime DJ and producer Elijah, musician GAIKA and visual artists Haroon Mirza and Jack Jelfs for Brighton Festival (24 May) imagines what culture will be like in 2000 years' time.
OPEN CALL FOR PROPOSALS - LAST DANCE: RE-IMAGINED FUTURES
Exciting opportunity at Lighthouse! We are looking for proposals from women and self identifying women artists, or curators programming work by women artists to contribute to our Last Dance: Re-Imagined Futures programme in May. Deadline 16th April.
Lighthouse Creative Producer Andrew Sleigh reflects on his recent trip to Shenzhen, China’s world-leading centre of electronics manufacturing, where he spoke to makers about innovation, entrepreneurship, “cheap knock-offs” and (the lack of) work-life balance.
ALUMNI BECOME MENTORS ON NEW EDITION OF GUIDING LIGHTS
Guiding Lights: Feature Focus is a new iteration of Lighthouse’s flagship mentoring scheme, aimed at filmmakers making their first feature, who will be mentored by talented and experienced Guiding Lights alumni.
LAST DANCE LAUNCH: CLUB CULTURE AND THE NEXT GENERATION OF MUSIC-MAKERS
In July, Associate Artistic Director Elijah launched Last Dance, a vital investigation into the decline of UK club culture consisting of a series of club nights, talks, performances, exhibitions and online publications.
GUIDING LIGHTS: WHY THE HELL AM I DOING THIS? NICKY LIANOS ON FINDING INSPIRATION AT GALWAY FILM FLEADH
Throughout the ninth edition of our film mentoring programme, Guiding Lights, the mentees are writing about their journeys and experiences. In July, the group went to Galway Film Fleadh where they took part in industry events, a masterclass, and pitched projects at the Marketplace. Award-winning director Nicky Lianos tells us about her experience.
We are pleased to announce the seven teams and individuals taking part in the Reframed Project Development Programme who will develop an immersive and/or interactive storytelling project at Lighthouse, between July and September.
After a highly competitive selection process, during which over 230 applications were assessed, Lighthouse and Creative Skillset are delighted to announce the new mentees taking part in the ninth edition of Guiding Lights, the UK’s flagship film mentoring scheme.