Light Moves Festival Celebrates Adventurous Dance, Film & Media Arts. It is a festival that drives development of the possibilities of its artform, as inquiry and development form key parts of our programming. The Festival is artist-led, and the synergy of partnership exists in the making and manifestation of the work.
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Light Moves delivers vibrant interdisciplinary experiences bridging dance, new media and screen-based practices that reward and stimulate audiences and artists. We do this to promote collaboration, nurture creative communities and foster a culture of support, respect and expansive opportunities for national and international artists.
Our vision is to shape the future through dance, film and media art, connecting Limerick internationally with bold and inspiring artistic encounters.
- CARE – Light Moves is artist led and places the care and respect of artists and the presentation of their work at the centre of what we do.
- ARTISTIC EXCELLENCE & AMBITION – Light Moves commits to ambition and artistic excellence in all of its work and responsiveness to changing environments.
- CREATIVITY & OPPORTUNITY – Light Moves commits to imagination, vision and creativity in its own work and in developing opportunities for Artists to create and showcase their work 2 Interdisciplinary arts are a combination of arts that use an interdisciplinary approach involving more than one artistic discipline
- CONNECTION & ENGAGEMENT – Light Moves values partnership and collaboration with all of its stakeholders including Artists, Organisations and Audiences.
- INCLUSION – Light Moves commits to geographical and demographic inclusion in all its activities and to ensuring diversity, gender equality, and equity of opportunity.