ARTISTS OF CHOICE
Earlier this year Lee was thrilled to be asked to be on the judging panel, working on this exciting opportunity for 10 UK and US artists, alongside some of the industires most respected Dance Artistic Directors and choreographers. KSF Artists of Choice was an open call to artists who, forging a career in the arts had an exciting, innovative idea for: a play, a musical, a dance piece, a choir, a band or a short film. KSF Artists of Choice winners each receive a grant of up to £10,000 or $10,000 if based in the USA as well as mentoring from a high level industry professional and year round support from KSF.
Applications opened from May 01 – May 29, 2015. Hundreds of artists applied from both countries. The shortlist then had attend an interview and pitch their ideas to the panel of judges.
The KSF Artist of Choice winner for 2015/16 was choreographer Robby Graham (Southpaw Dance Company), based in Newcastle.
To find out more information about the KSF AoC Award: HERE to vist the KSF website.