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Would you like to spend time with a community of creative individuals?

Need time and/or a space to focus on a particular piece of work?

Are you looking for technical assistance on a project?

Or simply are in need to leave your comfort zone to creatively recharge?

 

D'CLINIC studios invites you to join TRACTOR international artist in residence programme for creative professionals from all the fields of : Visual Arts, Media Art, Music & Sound, Performing Arts, Design,  Architecture, Literature, Research,...

 

Within the framework of TRACTOR you'll be exposed to a unique opportunity to explore, expand and/or develop your artistic ambitions.

 

Located in the west of Hungary, in the historic city of Zalaegerszeg; close to the Slovenian, Austrian (and Croatian) borders, and only 137mi from Budapest / 20mi from lake Balaton. Famous for its natural beauty and rich Cultural Heritage, laid-back lifestyle Zalaegerszeg offers an inspirational setting for intensive, profound exploration, experimentation and/or creation within contemporary art practices.

 

Depending on your needs/requirements and expectations, we'll try to provide you optimum working conditions. The house, studio and its surrounding are suitable for all kinds of initiatives; the offered working space is flexible and generally adapted to each artist’s individual requirements and needs. (you can ask for a foundry, wood workshop, print making press, dark room & screen printing equipment, dance studio, ...)

You also have the option to choose and work with any of the local (art) institution and/or place.

TRACTOR is open to both individuals and groups / artists duos from all creative (as well as art-theoretical) spheres. You can stay from 1 – 12 weeks.

 

All guest artists are provided with a private bedroom, shared bathroom facilities, towels and linens, housekeeping service, and a shared kitchen, common area, yard/terrace, bicycle and wireless internet.

 

EXPECTATIONS TOWARDS THE ARTIST
Each residency at D’CLINIC starts with an art-dinner followed by a “meet the new artist” event, organised at one of our partner institutions; here artists are asked to share (have a presentation) their artistic experiences with the peer group and other interested crowd. All artists that stay 3 or more weeks have the opportunity to present their work within an exhibition at the end of their residency.

Deadline: 
01/31/2020
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Tao Hua Tan 6th International Artists Residency

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We have the pleasure to inform you that the 6th International Artist Retreat and residence workshop will take place in Tao Hua Tan, Anhui Province, China, from May 10th thru May 28th, 2020. As decided by the organizers, about 30 artist from China, and from different countries of the world, will be invited to participate. The participating artists will be selected by the organizer's curators:

Gordan Novak owner of Novak Graphics Inc. printmaking studio and publisher from Admiral, Saskatchewan, Canada

Liu Jian, artist, art consultant and curator from Toronto, Canada and Beijing China

or proposed by the art-world professionals (art critics, galleries, museum curators, university lecturers...).

The invited participants are free and independent in choosing the subject, style and technique of their work for their production during their stay on the location. However, they will be proposed to make one painting on canvas size 120 cm x 120 cm and two more works on canvas size 60 cm x 60 cm, destined for the permanent collection of the organiser's future World Art Museum at The Peach Blossom Pool Arts and Holiday Riverside Resort, Tao Hua Tan, Anhui Province, China.

All the canvases and oil and acrylic paints, as well as any special materials requested by the artists, will be provided free of charge by the organizers, who will also cover all the expenses for full board and lodging including visits to selected historic, nature and cultural sites. The invited artists should only pay the transportation costs from their city/country to Shanghai, China and back. The organizers will meet the artists at meeting points in Shanghai and transport them by bus to the resort.

The residency will end with an exhibition of the works produced in Tao Hua Tan and an open day reception for the press, collectors, critics, gallerists and the general public. The catalogue book of the residency will be produced by the organizers and 3 copies will be mailed to each of the participating artists.

After the residency, the organizers will transport the artist by bus to Shanghai, Pudong Airport.

Gordan Novak, Project Coordinator and Curator

We have the pleasure to inform you that the 6th International Artist Retreat and residence workshop will take place in Tao Hua Tan, Anhui Province, China, from May 10th thru May 28th, 2020. As decided by the organizers, about 30 artist from China, and from different countries of the world, will be invited to participate. The participating artists will be selected by the organizer's curators:

Gordan Novak owner of Novak Graphics Inc. printmaking studio and publisher from Admiral, Saskatchewan, Canada

Liu Jian, artist, art consultant and curator from Toronto, Canada and Beijing China

or proposed by the art-world professionals (art critics, galleries, museum curators, university lecturers...).

The invited participants are free and independent in choosing the subject, style and technique of their work for their production during their stay on the location. However, they will be proposed to make one painting on canvas size 120 cm x 120 cm and two more works on canvas size 60 cm x 60 cm, destined for the permanent collection of the organiser's future World Art Museum at The Peach Blossom Pool Arts and Holiday Riverside Resort, Tao Hua Tan, Anhui Province, China.

All the canvases and oil and acrylic paints, as well as any special materials requested by the artists, will be provided free of charge by the organizers, who will also cover all the expenses for full board and lodging including visits to selected historic, nature and cultural sites. The invited artists should only pay the transportation costs from their city/country to Shanghai, China and back. The organizers will meet the artists at meeting points in Shanghai and transport them by bus to the resort.

The residency will end with an exhibition of the works produced in Tao Hua Tan and an open day reception for the press, collectors, critics, gallerists and the general public. The catalogue book of the residency will be produced by the organizers and 3 copies will be mailed to each of the participating artists.

After the residency, the organizers will transport the artist by bus to Shanghai, Pudong Airport.

Gordan Novak, Project Coordinator and Curator

Deadline: 
04/10/2020
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2020/21 Artists in Residence & Professional Artists in Residence Program

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2020/21 ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE (AIR)  & PROFESSIONAL ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE (PAIR)
APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE

Fine Art • Jewelry/Metal Arts • Ceramics • Fiber Arts

PROGRAM DATES AIRs = October 1, 2020 - May 15, 2021 (7 1/2 months) PAIRs = December 1, 2020 - February 28, 2021 (1-3 months)

Application Deadline: April 10, 2020

Program descriptions, benefits, and scholarship eligibility and requirements: http://www.mendocinoartcenter.org/level2/artist.lasso

The Mendocino Art Center’s Artists in Residence (AIR) Program and the Professional Artists in Retreat (PAIR) Program bring emerging and established artists from all over the country to a unique art center on the rural Northern California coast. This secluded location provides tranquility in an historic artist community rich with inspiration and local talent.

In addition to providing dedicated studio space and furnished studio apartments, the program provides the freedom to develop at one’s own pace in the chosen area of focus, as well as the opportunity for interaction with other disciplines. Our studios in Fine Art, Jewelry/Metal Arts, Ceramics and Fiber Arts are actively used for instruction, production, individual study and casual drop-in open studios.

Writers are welcome to apply for the PAIR program, with use of their apartments as space for solitary creative writing.

One full-term residency scholarship to be awarded!

Deadline: 
04/10/2020
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Banff Artist in Residence Summer 2020

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Overview

The Banff Artist in Residence (BAiR) program is designed for visual artists to focus on their own practice in a supportive learning environment. Participants are encouraged to explore new ideas, create, self-direct their research and time, and cultivate new directions in their work — all while surrounded by a community of peers within Banff Centre’s spectacular mountain setting. 

The program encourages experimentation and risk-taking, via access to shared production facilities and knowledgeable staff who are available to provide technical support and assistance.* Participants may attend talks, exhibitions, and performances by world-renowned visiting artists as well as receive studio visits from program guest artists. In addition, participants have the opportunity to build connections, create networks, collaborate, and share their work with other artists-in-residence and the public.

What does the program offer?

The Banff Artist in Residence program allows participants to delve deeply into their practice while away from the constraints of everyday life. Participants are provided with a studio, accessible 24 hours a day, as well as access to our extensive facilities.*

What length of residency is available?

This program is designed for participation over the entire period. Variable dates will not be considered.

Who should apply?

This residency is for visual artists with an exhibition/publication record, who have completed formal training in visual arts at the post-secondary level, or equivalent experience and recognition from their peers. Collaborative groups are welcome to apply.

Application Deadline: March 04, 2020
Dates: July 20 - August 21, 2020

Prizes: 

*Financial Aid up to 100% is available to cover tuition (meal plans and accomodations are not eligible)

If you would like to be considered, please complete the Financial Aid section when uploading your supporting materials. 

Deadline: 
03/04/2020
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NINE-MONTH RESIDENCY UPSTATE NY | PAINTING/DRAWING or MOTION/ANAMATICS/DESIGN | DEADLINE MARCH 2, 2020

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NINE-MONTH RESIDENCY UPSTATE NY | PAINTING/DRAWING or MOTION/ANAMATICS/DESIGN  | DEADLINE MARCH 2, 2020

Applications for the 2020/21 Artists in Residence program are now being accepted in PAINTING/DRAWING or MOTION/ANAMATICS/DESIGN.  Applications may be submitted now through MONDAY, MARCH 2, 2020,  Midnight EST. 

The Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute Artists in Residence program (AIR) is an education-based residency which allows two emerging artists from different disciplines to live and work on the MWPAI and PrattMWP College of Art & Design campus in Utica, NY for one academic year.

The AIR program is designed for emerging artists or recent visual arts MFA graduates interested in art education in  community arts and college curriculums while receiving support to develop a vibrant, self-directed studio practice. Programming includes presenting a lecture to PrattMWP students and the public, teaching community arts education classes, holding a public open studio event, and designing and implementing accessible community projects at the Museum of Art. Artists receive financial support, housing, meals, studio, and two-person exhibition in the museum’s PrattMWP Gallery. 

 THE MWPAI RESIDENCY:

  • Disciplines are PAINTING/DRAWING or MOTION/ANAMATICS/DESIGN.
  • Residency is nine months, August 24, 2020 through May 24, 2021.
  • Call for artists rotates through disciplines each academic year. 
  • Two artists working in different media are in residence simultaneously.
  • Artists receive two stipend payments of $1,250 in September and in January for a total of $2,500
  • Fall and Winter session non-credit teaching opportunities in the Community Arts Education program; paid compensation as a Community Arts Education Instructor and subject to enrollment guidelines. 
  • Joint fall artists talk, winter open studio, spring Museum of Art exhibition, and promotion for these events. 
  • Work with Museum Education Department to develop community programming. 
  • Access to school facilities in your discipline.
  • Second floor studio space in the Tracy Street Studio building.
  • Furnished two-bedroom apartment with shared living and kitchen in the heart of the MWPAI campus.  
  • Cafeteria meal plan. (19 meals per week while college program is in session) 

ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Develop own artwork and self-directed studio practice in the provided studio space.
  • Participate in campus and community life with genuine interest in creative collaboration and education. 
  • Work with the Community Arts Education and Residency Director prior to arriving to develop non-credit community classes to teach each semester. (See Stipends and Pay) 
  • Present a lecture of current work, open studio, and joint exhibition of new work during residency.
  • Work with the Museum Education Department to imagine, design, and plan art projects for three to four community Art Alive Family Days. (See Stipends and Pay) 
  • Work with PrattMWP College of Art & Design Faculty and undergraduate student body with the potential to teach credit courses, contingent on enrollment.
  • Collaborate on one to two community projects as representatives of the AIR program. 
  • Artists must provide own materials and specialized equipment for personal studio practice and are responsible for transportation to and during residency and any additional costs of living. 

Disciplines rotate each academic year. An AIR could be accepted in two of the following media in future calls: Animation, Painting/Drawing, Ceramics, Jewelry/Metals, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Communications Design, and Video. Please check back each year.

STIPENDS + PAY (USD): 

AIR receive two guaranteed stipend payments of $1,250 in September and in January for a total of $2,500 to help offset the costs of living and supplies. 

AIR teaching non-credit classes and/or workshops in our Community Arts Education program will be paid compensation as a Community Arts Education Instructor. Classes are subject to enrollment guidelines which means they may be canceled if they do not reach minimum enrollment.  Opportunities to teach a credit bearing course in the PrattMWP program is dependent on enrollment. Details and pay discussed with finalists. 

MWPAI provides up to $600 per artist of monetary support for the spring exhibition and up to $500 per artist towards shipping of artworks at the end of the residency.

MWPAI provides compensation for three to four Art Alive Family Day events, craft design, and help approx $200 per artist per event. 

MWPAI provides shared housing and utilities, studio, and a meal plan that covers 19 meals a week during PrattMWP semester.  MWPAI is not responsible for AIR transportation to and during residency or additional costs of living. 
 

HOUSING + MEALS:

Shared housing is provided to resident artists. Resident Artists share a spacious, furnished two-bedroom apartment in the heart of the MWPAI campus. Each will have a fully furnished lockable bedroom with closets and shared living area and kitchen. The apartment is equipped with some kitchen basics and wifi. Resident artists are responsible for their own laundry and should bring their own queen-sized bed linens, bed pillows, blankets, and towels. 

Please Note: The apartment is located on the second floor and is not handicapped accessible. The AIR program is unable to accommodate for  families, spouses, or long term guests at this time. The program and studios are intended for the artists awarded and selected by the jury.

A Cafeteria meal plan is also provided to each resident. Bon Appétit offers 19 meals a week when college semesters are in session.

STUDIOS + FACILITIES:

Studios are provided to resident artists. The AIR Studios at 601 Tracy Street are located in a brick studio building on the southern end of campus. Each studio area is roughly 650 square feet and is located on the second floor.  

Artists are responsible for bringing all specialty equipment, tools, and supplies used in their daily studio practice (including computers) to the residency. If an applicant has a special interest in facilities outside of the specific discipline, please indicate in the application form. Please find a brief overview of campus facilities HERE.

Deadline: 
03/02/2020
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Call for Artists in Residency 2020

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AiR2020 : Following a successful pilot programme in 2019,  ŻfinMalta - National Dance Company, is excited to offer 3 residencies between the months of March & June 2020.  

 

Located in the Mediterranean, Malta is a bilingual country, speaking both English and Maltese, with year-round sunshine.  Within this unique setting, and based at the ŻfinMalta studios on Valletta’s Grand Harbour - one of the most scenic harbours in the world - the National Dance Company offers national and international dance-makers a space for research and dialogue.  ŻfinMalta is looking forward to welcoming both experienced and emerging, Europe-based dance artists currently undertaking choreographic research to develop and explore their work further in a new context, providing the time and space for focus on the creation and development of work.

 

WHO ARE THE RESIDENCIES FOR?

ZfinMalta, is offering three residencies between April and June 2020 for local and Europe-based dance practitioners to further develop their choreographic research/practice. Each residency will run no longer than a week

 

These residency programmes are designed for choreographers, regularly creating work, who need to carry out research which will push the boundaries of their practice.

 

Choreographers from all dance backgrounds are encouraged to apply; whether their research is interdisciplinary, community-based, or dance practice based.

 

WHAT WILL BE PROVIDED?

ŻfinMalta will host the selected artists in their studios in the island’s capital, Valletta, which enjoy the inspiring view of the Grand Harbour, defined by a coastline of forts and churches in yellow limestone.

 

Made up of two studios, ŻfinMalta welcomes selected artists to work in their space between 10am - 6pm. 

 

ŻfinMalta studios are equipped with a sound system, air conditioning, storage space, bathrooms, showers and kitchen facilities as well as WiFi access.

 

We regret that ŻfinMalta’s studio is currently not wheelchair accessible.

 

WHAT IS REQUIRED FROM RESIDENCY ARTISTS?

An informal presentation or sharing of work in a format which suits the artist’s practice. The audience will be facilitated by ZfinMalta and the approach discussed with the artist. The company believes that this interaction with an audience is fundamental in the research stages of creating work.

 

Permission for ZfinMalta to film agreed parts of the residency

 

Inclusion of ZfinMalta logos and/or  ZfinMalta word credit on publicity (print and digital) for any future work which is developed from research undertaken during this residency.

 

FINANCE 

ŻfinMalta offer a token of €1000 for each residency.  €500 will be offered as a first token, to cover the cost of accommodation and flights for artists based outside Malta, whilst another €500 will be offered for use of travel in Malta and other expenses necessary for the duration of the residency.

 

50% of the token will be offered upon the signature of the residency agreement with the respective artists, whilst the other half of the token will be presented upon the start of the residency, both on presentation of invoice.

 

Local artists who may not need the token in order to cover flights and accommodation expenses, are asked to outline how the token would be used.  Artists may want to bring in other people to explore their research on or even bring in other people to document their process. Such applications of the token are eligible as long as they are included in the budget within the application form.

 

TIME FRAME

3 residencies are currently available, one residency per month for the months of April, May and June 2020.  The ideal dates for the artist must be outlined in the application and upon selection, will be discussed and finalised with the company.

 

ZfinMalta will put every effort to accommodate the preferred dates but this may not always be possible.

 

The deadline for application is Saturday 8th February 2020 (00:00)

 

Candidates should expect a first contact by the 21st February 2019 and ultimately, the chosen applications will be announced by the end of February 2019.

 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Professional experienced and emerging choreographers residing within Malta and based in Europe, who are regularly creating and researching dance.

Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years of professional experience

Candidates should have a good command of the English language

Applicants must be over the age of 21

Priority will be given to candidates who are open to sharing their research and work 

Priority will also be given to applications partially supported by other sources of funds

ZfinMalta will make every effort to accommodate the research requirements of artists within the parameters of our spaces. Artists will be expected to be respectful of the environment they find themselves in and to take care of the space they are allotted.

 

REVIEWS FROM AiR2019

Zoe Camilleri

“I think it is a great initiative that will help young and emerging creators and artists to have dedicated time to experiment with their work. The week helped me to focus my thoughts and ideas and put them into physical form. It also allowed me the space, time and finances to find get people on board this project and experiment in collaboration. I truly appreciated it!”

 

Ana Jezabel Carreira

“A perfect ‘beginning’ to our process.  I am really happy and it is because of the work that goes into opportunities like this that artists can survive.”

 

Colectivo Lamajara

“Super happy with the experience, was a real pleasure to be in Malta.”

 

SELECTION PROCESS & EVALUATION

A selection panel will be appointed to process the applications. The panel will be made up by members of ŻfinMalta with two external panelists.  Together they will select three Residency Artists. 

 

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST/APPLICATION PROCESS

Within the application form, artists are required to provide :

- A description of their background, work & interest

- A brief description of the purpose of the residency within the timeline of the work

- A budget breakdown of how the €1.000 token would be used. 

- An outline of a workshop, session or talk to be offered in return.

- Links to a maximum of 2 work/research samples in video form

- Preference of residency months (with specific starting dates) between April 2020 - June 2020

 

We cannot support production or post-production of films

 

Selected applicants are required to cooperate in the marketing and sharing of their experience and workshops during this residency through various means, including social media, media interviews, photoshoots and receptions.

 

Deadline: 
02/08/2020
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