ABOUT NOVÁ SÍŤ
We connect people and organizations to make creative art and live art an organic part of everyday life. By supporting creativity and free action, we are helping to develop contemporary art and civic society in the Czech republic and abroad.
Nová síť was established as an independent initiative in 2004. Over the thirteen years of its existence Nová síť has supported more than 150 projects for which arranged 700 performances in the regions of the Czech Republic and abroad, provided 37 artistic residencies, collaborated with hundreds of artis and artistic groups, and has worked closely with more than 60 organizations involved in similar fields as well as with 9 Prague production houses and companies. Nová síť has organized 7 international projects, issued 2 publications and held more than 30 public debates and international conference with topic connected to Performing arts. Together with the Czech Centre in London we have prepared a successful „Czech Dance Showcase“ tour at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival /2x Herald Angels Awards/.
Nová siť has provided countless advice and consultations (production issues, grants, financing) and consuelling in the field of non-profit organizations and mediation, for example et negotiation with municipal administration.
Nová siť consistently support peresentation of new theater in the Czech regions and also coordinate network of regional organizations. Nová síť is the only organization of its kind in Czech Republic, which seeks to Networking -- Networking of regional cultural centers and subsequent circulation of projects, not only within the network of these cultural centers.
Nová síť organizes MALÁ INVENTURA – 16th year of new theatre festival in Prague. Malá inventura festival is also being happening in regions of Czech Republic (Jičín, České Budějovice, Opava, Jihlava). Every two years Nová síť presents the Czech Theatre DNA award for support, contribution and developement of the field of new theatre. As a leader and main initiator of the Development of New Art /DNA/ project, Nová síť has become twice a successful European applicant in the EU Culture Programme recieved support from the EU programme Culture.
INTERNATIONAL PARTNERS - DNA NETWORK
A4 - Association for Contemporary Culture, Bratislava, SK
Schloss Bröllin, DE
L1 Independent Artists Association of Public Utility, Hungary
Fish Eye Artistic Association, Lithuania
Chorea Theatre Association, Poland