switch 2020 - open call for submissions
Biennial/Festival, Competition, Online Exhibition,...
Film, Video
September 24, 2020
Application Fee
Not Available
Nenagh, Ireland

switch began in 2008 showing eight works by eight artists in eight locations in Nenagh town centre. For the 12th edition of this event we are making again an open call to all artists working with film, lens based media and moving image to submit one work. 

switch 2020 is eight works, eight locations, eight artists.

Scope of Proposal:

switch 2020 will be 8 lens based works by 8 artists.
These works will be installed in 8 different locations throughout the town centre of Nenagh and will run simultaneously from 4pm to midnight daily for one week.
The event itself will be accompanied by a small publication & a website.

You are invited to submit a proposal to show your lens based works. Please include a short statement describing your proposal and include a bio.


An artist fee of Euro 225 will be paid to each artist for the showing of the work. [Please note VAT charges may be applicable.]


Please send us your proposal to: switch.information@gmail.com. Closing date for proposal: Friday 25th September 2020.

The work can be sent for viewing purposes as links to vimeo/youtube or via dropbox, wetransfer or alternative: quicktime movies & mp4’s work best.

some notes:

the installed videos will be shown without sound
the video works will be situated in the public sphere
works will be shown on a constant loop from 4pm to midnight every day of the week of 1st – 7th November 2020
exhibited works will be shown using a Media-player & a projector
the format of showing the work is by using large windows as projection screens.

Looking forward to hearing from you, best wishes

Triona Ryan, Harald Turek, Carol Kennedy

switch team
switch project Tipperary Ireland.