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Spray paint manufacturers Montana Colors have launched a call for the first edition of their new MTN Virtual Residency. Artists from any country in the world can participate. Those selected will receive financial support to produce an artistic project during one month (from 10 August – 10 September 2020) that revolves around the theme of ‘the new normal’. Works produced within the framework of the residency will be carried out in the city of residence of each of the participants. In turn, the dissemination of the creative process and its results will be carried out entirely digitally, through the official channels of Montana Colors. Deadline: 13 July 2020.
ARAK Collection, based in Doha, Qatar, is inviting applications from curators from Sub-Saharan Africa. This is an opportunity for young and mid-career contemporary art curators to be selected for their annual Curatorial Residency Fellowship Programme, based at their Collection Exhibition and Research Space in Doha, Qatar. Deadline: rolling.
Cité internationale des arts & Centre national des arts plastiques (France) > Programme de résidence 2020
Pour amorcer la sortie de crise liée à la pandémie, ce dispositif s’inscrit dans le cadre des mesures de soutien déjà prises. Il a pour objectif d’apporter un soutien matériel et artistique à ces acteurs culturels fortement précarisés en ces temps incertains. L’appel à candidatures est ouvert pour des commissaires d’expositions et des critiques d’art de toutes nationalités vivant en France, engagés dans la vie professionnelle depuis minimum 5 ans. Date limite : 16 août 2020.
As part of their Re-Imagine Europe programme, the UK organisation Lighthouse has developed a ‘residency at home’ series that will award support for three black artists. This is an opportunity for artists, practitioners, producers and technologists to expand their practice, research and develop ideas and methodologies. The residency will run 17 August – 4 September 2020 and is open to individuals and collectives across the EU. Lighthouse particularly welcome applications from disabled, queer and non-binary artists. Deadline: 24 July 2020.
The Jan Michalski Foundation lies at the foot of the Swiss Jura Mountains in Montricher. Its residency programme is open to all types of writers engaged in literary creation. While they give priority to writers and translators, the Foundation are also open to any other disciplines as long as writing is at the heart of the project. Stays in the Jan Michalski Foundation can be granted for individual projects or projects in pairs, and can last two weeks, one month, two months, three months or six-months. The next wave of residencies will begin from February 2021. Applications are open internationally. Deadline: 14 September 2020.
Hamburg Ministry for Culture and Media is inviting applications for four three-month residencies between January and December 2021 in the Westwerk artists’ centre in Hamburg. The programme is open to professional international artists resident outside Germany, from the fields of the visual arts, photography and film, with an interest in the Hamburg cultural scene and the desire to network culturally in Hamburg. Deadline: 15 August 2020.
The INHABIT Artist in Residence Programme of the Max Planck Institute for Empirical Aesthetics in Frankfurt invites artists from various disciplines to collaborate with the institute’s team of scientists and researchers. Artists will spend three months creating new work, or further developing an existing project, in a scientific research environment. The upcoming residency periods are: February – April 2021; May – July 2021; and September – November 2021. Deadline: 16 August 2020.
Le Port Des Créateurs in Toulon, France is offering a Booster residency aimed at emerging artists (national and international) working in the visual arts. It will allow the selected artist to benefit from a period of research and experimentation time, working with their project ‘in situ’. The artist’s residency will last two months, and take place in the last quarter of 2020. Deadline: 31 July 2020.
ARAC Art & Residency aims to introduce international artists and curators to the Romanian cultural environment. During its two-year programme starting in 2020, the project will feature artistic residencies, exhibitions, video & performance focused events and talks. The themes of this year’s residency and of the programme at large, are focused on climate change, migration and technology development. The artistic residency will take place between 3 August – 12 September 2020. It is open to artists of any age, sex, race or nationality, working in any medium of contemporary art. Deadline: 13 July 2020.
Warehouse421’s new Homebound Residency Programme aims to support creative practitioners in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia region to produce new work and explore digital forms of community engagement in their practices while socially isolating. The Warehouse421 Homebound Residency Program is open to all creative practitioners, including but not limited to visual arts and curation, design and technology, literary arts, music, culinary arts, theatre and performance. 6 residencies will be awarded, running for 3 months September - December 2020. Deadline: 18 July 2020.
Skaftfell Center for Visual Art in Seyðisfjörður, Iceland is offering three two-month residency grants in 2021, courtesy of the Nordic Baltic Mobility Programme. These grants are available for artists from Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, Greenland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Sweden, and Åland. The available dates are Available dates are: 8 January – 8 March 2021; 1 April – 31 May 2021; and 1 September – 30 October 2021. Deadline: 15 August 2020.
Tinos Art Gathering invites participants from all disciplines in the arts and sciences to apply to the thematic series ‘Four (plus one) elements’. The residency is scheduled to take place 26 September - 18 October 2020. Deadline: 15 August 2020.
Cité Internationale des Arts et Fondation Daniel & Nina Carasso > Un programme de soutien en temps de crise
L’objectif est de ce dispositif pluridisciplinaire est d’offrir à des artistes un espace de vie et de travail, un soutien financier et un environnement artistique propice pendant une durée de six mois, leur permettant de pouvoir reprendre leur souffle après cette crise inédite par son ampleur et sa durée. Il s’adresse des artistes de toutes les disciplines relevant des champs suivants : Arts visuels, Cinéma, Écritures, Musiques et Spectacle vivant. Il est ouvert pour des artistes de toutes nationalités vivant en France. Date limite : 10 juillet 2020.
The AI Lab (European ARTificial Intelligence Lab) is inviting international artists working in the field of AI to apply for a two-part residency. The first part will last 4-6 weeks and take place at Leiden Observatory in the Netherlands, where the winning artist will have a dedicated science mentor to inspire their work. The second part will be 3-6 weeks with the Futurelab team at Ars Electronica (based in Linz, Austria) with whom the winner will develop and make new work inspired by the residency at Leiden Observatory. Deadline: 22 July 2020.
Photon Foundation has announced an open call for artistic residencies #home edition, during which artists will create audiovisual projects in their homes and studios to be presented in the 360° Gallery in Krakow, Poland. During a 31-day home residency, between 15 September 2020 – 18/ October 2020, three selected artists (or artistic groups) are going to work in their homes and studios on their own audiovisual project dedicated to the innovative projection system in the 360° Gallery in the centre of the Kazimierz district at Beera Meiselsa 18 street in Krakow. Applications are invited from audiovisual artists or artistic groups (max. 2 people). Deadline: 15 July 2020.