Without Walls is delighted announces the new latest programme of its Blueprint Research and Development (R&D) Investment Fund.

12 artists will explore early ideas for bold, innovative and ambitious new outdoor works, with the aim that they will be completed in the upcoming years.

The 12 artists and companies come from across the country and include a diverse range of artists and art forms. Artists include choreographer Becky Namgauds; sector stalwart Desperate Men, one of the UK’s most experienced and inventive artist-led outdoor arts companies; Nutkhut, led by Simmy Gupta and Ajay Chhabra, The Velcro Collective, and more.

A full overview of the programme can be found here.

Blueprint is part of a four-year rolling programme to support innovative artistic development across the outdoor arts sector, fuelling artistic and strategic development, as well as reaching vast audiences through wide touring.