Thankyouforcoming (France) > Open call for art critics and curators' residencies
Each year, thankyouforcoming hosts art critics and/or curators for a 7 days residency in Nice and surroundings.
2 opportunities for a 7-day residency are available, between January and April 2020.
ACROSS’s residency program is open to all individuals, French or foreigners, who have curating and/or art critic experience.
The candidate must be particularly involved in a research area around the renewal of critical and curatorial practices and develop an interest in action research.
Qualities: Motivated, enthusiastic, independent.
Team applications are subjected to the same conditions, to be shared.
Language: French or English
Main conditions for the residency:
> 1 opportunity for a 7-day residency is available for each resident, between January and April 2020 (choice of the week to be decided between thankyouforcoming and the selected candidates).
> thankyouforcoming provides a 40m2 fully equipped apartment in the center of Nice (port area).
> Return travel expenses refunded (subject to the provision of receipts) up to EUR 250 for each residency.
> A total grant of EUR 250 is offered for 7 days.
> The organisers are at the disposal of the resident, before and during the residency period, to facilitate contacts and organise visits and meetings with artists, institutions, curators, collectors, galleries, museums etc. on the French Riviera (Nice, Monaco, Mouans-Sartoux, Antibes, Cannes, Vence etc). The resident is committed to respect the agreed schedule with thankyouforcoming.
> The resident is requested to propose a public event during his or her stay.
Deadline: 15 September 2019