EU-Iran Exchange Program – Open Call for Iranian Artists

Each applicant can choose to apply for the following (max. 2) countries of residency listed as:

Austria – Salzamt Linz – 1-28 October, 2017
Germany – PACT Zollverein – 9 January-5 February, 2018
Greece – Heritage Management organisation- September 2017
Netherlands – 1646 AIR in The Hague – 20 september–18 october, 2017
Spain – To be confirmed shortly – 5-30 November, 2017
Poland – Ujazdowski Castle Centre for Contemporary Art – 20 July-20 August, 2017

Kooshk Residency and EUNIC present a new exchange program between Iran and Europe, for 6 European and 6 Iranian artists active in any field of art. For this program, 6 Iranian artists will be selected to spend one month in one of the European residencies and 6 European artists will be selected to live and work for the period of one month in Kooshk.

During this residency of one month, the Iranian artists will have the opportunity to work in their selected residency. The residency will be responsible for providing private accommodation and studio space as well as ideally facilitating other outreach programs.

Applicants will be evaluated by a committee consisting of the Kooshk team and the residency/Embassy of the respective country. The European artists will be nominated by their residency/Embassy of the respective country, and the final decision will be by Kooshk. All the selected artists will be informed by e-mail.

This application is open to all Iranian artists and all the expenses for Airfare, accommodation and a living cost stipend of 500 Euros for the duration of the residency will be provided through Kooshk by the participating EUNIC countries.

Deadline: 15 July 2017

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