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The Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A) and Create are seeking nominations and applications for a three-month international residency based at Create’s Rabbits Road Institute in East London. Are welcomed applications from contemporary artists and designers who are interested in drawing on the V&A’s collections to work within the vibrant community setting of the Rabbits Road Institute. This residency is open to applicants of any nationality based outside of the United Kingdom that meet the criteria of the residency brief. Deadline: 1 July 2018.
The residency will result in an exhibition at the Berlin-based Science Art Gallery STATE Studio in October, 2018. This call is addressing artists with an evident interest in the sciences to propose innovative concepts and ideas in art and science to be realized within the scope of the residency. Applicants may stem from disciplines such as interactive art, computer animation, film, and visual effects, digital communities and social media, hybrid art, data art, sculptural art, and biohacking art. Deadline: 15 June 2018.
Reporting to the Program Director, the Curator-in-Residence is a full-time temporary position that will work closely with the Exhibition Program team. S/he will be involved in all curatorial and administrative aspects of organizing three exhibitions over the one-year residency. Exhibitions should be original, conceptually rigorous, and exemplify the true breadth and experimentation currently defining contemporary art. The 2019 exhibition dates are: March 21–June 15, July 11–September 21, and November 21, 2019–February 15, 2020. Deadline: 1 June 2018.
Local artists – born or resident – in any of the cities taking part in “CreArt. Network of Cities forArtistic Creation” (Arad/Romania, Kaunas/Lithuania, Genoa/Italy, Delft/the Netherlands, Harghita County/Romania, Valladolid/Spain, Aveiro/Portugal, Linz/Austria, Kristiansand/Norway, Lecce/Italy, Pardubice/Czech Republic, Zagreb/Croatia and Vilnius/Lithuania) can apply. Eligible artists are visual artists, photographers, painters, new media artists. Deadline: 20 June 2018.
Plovdiv 2019 Foundation launches an artist-in-residence programme – ADATA AiR – in the city of Plovdiv. The residency aims to give a space for a creative exchange that fosters intercultural dialogue and interaction. The platform is open to artists, architects, designers, etc., from Europe to join the special pre-capital-of-culture stage. There are two focus: nature-culture relations within the city and architectural layering. Deadline: 31 May 2018.
RESA (Residency for Exchange and Sustainability in the Arts) offers support to artists conducting research aiming at deepening insights, knowledge and collegial exchange in the field of choreography. For this first call, the RESA network coordinated by Dansehallerne (Denmark) invites experienced, mid-career artists who want to deepen knowledge and push the understanding of choreography, work with choreography as artistic mode of intervention in society, and have a genuine interest in developing new formats for inclusive and interactive dialogues. RESA is therefore open for artists who want to contribute to sustainable strategies for the role and the relevance of choreographic practices, with a take on various elements for action, thought, reflection and writing. Deadline: 8 June 2018.
The Songkhla Heritage Trust and OXLAEY have developped a new artist residency programme. Artists of any discipline are invited to apply. The residency will begin in December 2018 for a length of between 4 and 8 weeks. Deadline: 1 August 2018.
Afrique Plurielle: Call for artist's residency between Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) and Marseille (France)
The project Afrique Plurielle, promoted by the Versant Sud association in Marseille, develops artistic and cultural projects in close connection with its territory and with the entire African continent. This year's focus is on Ethiopia. Young artists graduated from the Addis Ababa School of Arts and Design and professional artists can apply. The following artistic disciplines are accepted: Visual arts, art photography, painting, drawing, engraving and sculpture. Deadline: 17 June 2018.
Acts of Life wants to understand the intertwined idea of nature and culture, as a character that plays out differently in new urban settings between vulnerability and resilience, ephemerality and viscosity. The organisers (Goethe Institute, Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, Manila and NTU Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore ) invite creative and interdisciplinary working scholars of related fields (e.g. art, design, architecture, urbanism, humanities, digital sciences, etc.) to participate in a short-term residency in both Singapore and the Philippines, Manila. The participants (who who live and work in Southeast Asia and/or Germany) will work on their respective fields of research, together with selected counterparts of their interest, deploying conceptual, terminological, or methodological research tools. Deadline: 30 May 2018.
La résidence du Randell Cottage accueille alternativement chaque année un.e auteur.e français.e et un.e auteur.e néo-zélandais.e. Elle est organisée par l’Ambassade de France en Nouvelle-Zélande en partenariat avec le Randell Cottage Writers Trust et la Arts Foundation of New Zealand. Durant son séjour, le.a résident.e est invité.e à apporter son concours aux actions d’échanges conduites par les services culturels de l’Ambassade de France en Nouvelle-Zélande (ateliers, conférences, lectures publiques, rencontres, etc.). Date limite : 15 juin 2018.
The program is aimed at foreign artists from all around the world who wish to pursue a research project in Paris during a minimum period of three consecutive months, and that are supported by one or more cultural partners. This program is aimed at artists in every artistic discipline: Architecture/landscape/urbanism, street arts/circus/puppets, digital arts, visual arts, comics, cinema/movies/video, curating projects, dance/performances, design, literature, youth book, fine arts and crafts, modern music and jazz, classical and contemporary music, contemporary art performances, photography, theatre, musics for films and video games. Deadline: 29 June 2018.
Kyoto Art Center’s Artist-in-Residence Programme offers support to emerging artists and art researchers who wish to pursue creative activities in Kyoto. The organisers switch between hosting visual artist and performing artist every year. In 2019, the programme is open for visual artists / researchers. Deadline: 30 June 2018.
Le programme de résidence Villa Saigon s’adresse aux artistes ou collectifs de nationalité́ française ou résidant en France, de toutes disciplines, engagés professionnellement dans la création contemporaine. Il a pour ambition de favoriser le dialogue artistique qui existe entre la France et le Vietnam. C’est pourquoi le principe de la Villa Saigon est que les candidats à la résidence doivent avoir identifié un partenaire ou une structure locale avec lesquels sera mené leur projet. C’est un des critères principaux de sélection des projets pour le jury et cela constitue la garantie d’une résidence intégrée dans la scène culturelle d’Ho Chi Minh-Ville. Date limite : 31 mai 2018.
Twice annually — respectively for the months of April and November — , the Bibliothek Andreas Züst offers three studio residency stipends. The length of the stay can vary from one to four weeks according to the needs of the stipendiaries. Application for the Studio Residency Stipend is open to national and international cultural workers (individuals or teams of up to a maximum of four persons) across disciplines — visual arts, literature, new media, music, theatre, dance, design, architecture, film, photography, and art-related disciplines. Deadlines: 31 May and 31 October 2018.
A special characteristic of Arc is the wonderful landscape that surrounds it. As walking can be conducive to the discursive process, we want to regularly invite two persons for shorter residencies, to take long walks in the beautiful green surroundings together. Walk & Talk residencies are aimed at artists and other cultural practitioners who wish to discuss a certain question with an expert from another field. The idea is to give people time to enter into a longer dialogue in another rhythm and collaborative mode. Deadline for application: no later than 2 months before the starting date of your residency.