InDialogue is back, and this time it is inviting artists and researchers to participate in the interrogation of dialogue across 3 cities in the Midlands, UK. Over the course of 3 days, InDialogue-ers will activate the cities of Derby, Lincoln and Nottingham through papers, workshops, performances, happenings, artist-led labs, live music, eat together, dance, debate, create installations and interventions.

The focus for InDialogue 2019 is Site-Form-Dialogue. Site-Location-Dialogue.Site-Practice-Dialogue.

NOVEMBER 19th – 21st 2019
DAY 1 DERBY:Derby Theatre & Déda
DAY 2 LINCOLN: Mansions of the Future
DAY 3 NOTTINGHAM: Nottingham Contemporary

This 4th iteration of InDialogue will bring together UK and International based artists and researchers for 3 days in November to share works, and push the boundaries in thinking about the use of dialogue within practice, across the disciplines of art and design.


InDialogue encourages abstracts and proposals for papers, interventions, performances, papers, roundtables for all venues (see here for more details), InDialogue bus journeys between venues, coffee and communal meal times.

It is important to note that InDialogue is has limited resources, technical support and does not offer funding for artists or others to show or create new work. We are, however, able to provide support in kind and written letters of support for those wishing to apply for grants or needing evidence for visa applications etc.

InDialogue 2019 will also be the subject of a special issue for international publication and will feature contributions from selected artists, researchers – participants to the event.

DEADLINE: 6.00 pm (GMT) Monday 18th February.
Notification of Selection: 11th March 2019

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Start Date

19th November 2019

Closing Date

21st November 2019