Interdisciplinary Arts Submit documentation of two different projects, not to exceed two of the following: 4 images. Files cannot exceed 5 MB each. 2 videos excerpts- 5-10 minutes of a continuous video clip. Do not send a highlight reel. Whenever possible, include the original music or soundtrack of the video excerpt. Files cannot exceed 250 MB each. • If the full work is available online through Vimeo, YouTube or SoundCloud, add the location (webpage/URL) on the Link to Media step on the Media page. 2 PDF files - maximum of 10 pages. Files cannot exceed 10 MB each. 4 MP3s - maximum of 2 minutes each. Files cannot exceed 30 MB each. Work samples should demonstrate the interdisciplinary nature of your work and clearly convey the context in which the work was presented. Literature Submit a writing sample of completed work or work-in-progress. Writing samples must be in English. Your name and the title of the piece should appear on the top of each uploaded file. Upload a PDF file in manuscript format, double-spaced, and in an easily readable, 10- or 12-point font. Files cannot exceed 10 MB each. Fiction writers: 15 pages minimum, 25 pages maximum. Nonfiction writers: 15 pages minimum, 25 pages maximum. Poets: 6-10 poems in ONE PDF document. Poets do not need to double-space their submissions. Total sample should not exceed 15 pages. Translators: Only those translating work into English are eligible to apply. Following the guidelines above, upload an excerpt of the work in its original language along with the English translation. For instructions on saving a Word document as a PDF, please use the instructions listed on the Help page of the SlideRoom application or contact email@example.com. Music Composition Submit documentation of two different works, at least one of which was completed within the last four years, with recording and score, as directed below. Presentation and professionalism of scores is important. Upload an audio recording of each work: One track per piece, movement, or excerpt (no more than five tracks per work). Please title the audio file to correspond with the title (and movement) of the score. Audio files are limited to 30 MB in size. Larger files may be excerpted. Please mark the excerpt location in the accompanying score. Upload the accompanying score for each audio submission. Please title the PDF of the score or lead sheet to correspond with the title of the audio file. Composers who do not use traditional scores must upload a PDF describing the transmission/performance method of their work, in the work sample section of the application.
Theatre Following the guidelines below, submit a sample of a completed work. Do not submit work-inprogress. Playwrights: Upload a PDF file of a full play script. File cannot exceed 10 MB. Upload a PDF file of a twenty-page excerpt from the same script. Librettists/Musical Theatre: Upload a PDF file of a full or excerpted book. File cannot exceed 10 MB. Upload an audio recording: limit of three audio tracks. Files cannot exceed 30 MB each. Performance/Devised Theatre: Upload a PDF file which lists the URLs of 2 videos or video clips of your visual work. Upload a PDF of a comprehensive work plan, describing what you would do at the Colony. If working collaboratively, each member of the collaboration should specify their role in the project. Upload a PDF of a transcript, text, or written documentation of the performance. If your work is not text-based, please include a written explanation of how the work unfolds in time. Visual Arts Submit examples of your visual artwork. Upload eight digital images: Preferred file size for still images is less than 3 MB each. Only one artwork per image, unless it is an installation view. Two of the eight images may be detail shots, installation views (to show scale), or video, when appropriate. December 2014