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In an effort to encourage artistic development and foster emerging performance art practices in southern Alberta, Trap\door is excited to offer fee assistance for artists interested in taking part in M:ST 9’s Search Engines Workshop. Facilitated by Adriana Disman & Didier Morelli, the workshop will take place from September 28th - 30th, 2018 at the Southern Alberta Art Gallery.

To be eligible, artists must be Trap\door members in good standing or students. Financial assistance is available to artists who meet these criteria regardless of the city of residence or educational institute. The bursary will cover the entire workshop registration fee ($75).

Individuals with varied artistic backgrounds and interest in performance art are welcome to apply for this funding; no previous performance experience is required. A limited number of bursaries are available.


Registration Information

  1. To register for the workshop, email registration@mstfestival.org.

Please indicate your intention to apply for the workshop bursary and copy trapdoorlethbridge@gmail.com at the time of registration.


  1. To apply for the bursary include the following in your registration email:

    • A statement describing your interest in the workshop and how it will benefit your practice. (+/- 300 Words)

    • A short bio (75 - 100 words)


Attach these items in single Word of PDF file addressed to Trap\door Artist-Run Centre. Please name the file as follows Your Name - SEARCH ENGINES Fee Assistance.


A total of five bursaries are available.


Deadline to be considered for fee assistance is Friday, September 21, 2018.


Trap\door will notify the selected applicants by Monday, September 24, 2018.