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ARCUS Project's artist-in-residence programme provides opportunities for emerging artists in the field of contemporary art to cultivate their artistic creativity and vision. In 2020, it will run 27 August – 4 December 2020 (100 days) at the ARCUS Studio located around an hour from Tokyo. There are two international residencies available: one for applicants who are Dutch or based in the Netherlands, and one for applicants who are not Japanese or Dutch nationals. Applications must have been born on or after 1 January 1980. Deadline: 12 May 2020.
Offcity is an independent platform based in Pardubice, Czech Republic that works with the theme of the city as a structure and a living organism. Now it is launching an international open call for artists, curators, philosophers and other thinkers to participate in an online residency reflecting on the current world situation. It is expected that the output of this residency will take an online form (text, video, sound, etc.) and be published on the Offcity website. Deadline: 10 April 2020.
The Ellen MacArthur Foundation invites creative practitioners from all backgrounds and disciplines to apply for their first Artist in Residence (AiR) post, running 1-30 June 2020. The residency has been planned to take place at the Foundation's headquarters in Cowes, Isle of Wight, UK. However, due to the COVID-19 situation the programme may have to be adapted as a virtual post. Deadline: 17 April 2020.
A new initiative of ITMO University in Saint Petersburg, Art.ITMO.Residency aims to bring together talents from art and technology to foster interaction between scientific knowledge and artistic perception. Residencies last 1-2 months and will take place September - October 2020. Deadline: 15 April 2020.
The Asia Culture Center (ACC) in Gwangju, South Korea is calling for Asian choreographers to participate in their LAB incubator and produce a new creative work that addresses contemporary Asian perspectives and values. The successful applicant will be resident at the ACC for three months, July-September 2020. Deadline: 16 April 2020.
The Casa Planas centre in Palma de Mallorca, Spain has launched a call for research residencies aimed at creators, researchers and cultural producers working around the contemporary image, photography and post-photography. The aim of the residency, which will take place 1 June – 15 July 2020, is to develop and produce an innovative project that reflects on borders. Deadline: 15 April 2020.
Es Far Cultural (Minorque), en partenariat avec Jiser Reflexions Mediterrànies (Barcelone) et le centre d’art Le Lait (Albi), proposent cet appel à candidature afin de participer au programme de résidence DELTA 2020. DELTA 2020 vise à favoriser les échanges artistiques entre les territoires de l’Eurorégion Pyrénées-Méditerranée : Îles Baléares, Catalogne et Occitanie.Le projet prévoit la sélection, à travers un appel à candidature ouvert, de six artistes visuels (deux de chaque région), afin qu’ils/elles réalisent une résidence de deux mois dans espace de résidence géré par Es Far Cultural, situé à Es Mercadal (Minorque). Date limite (prolongée) : 30 avril 2020.
ZK/U / Mondriaan Fonds > 2021 Residencies for Visual Artists, Curators, Critics and Theorists (Germany)
Based in Berlin, ZK/U – Zentrum für Kunst und Urbanistik is a residency centre operating at the intersection of visual arts, art research, architecture and urban innovation. Mondriaan Fonds is sponsoring two six-month residency periods at ZK/U: 1 January – 30 June 2021 and 1 July – 30 December 2021. Applications are open for visual artists and mediators (curators, critics, theorists). Artists are expected to have an advanced professional practice and mediators (curators, critics, theorists) should have a few years of professional experience. The scheme requires applicants to secure some match funding. Deadline (updated): on hold.
The Museum Wilhelm Busch – Deutsches Museum für Karikatur und Zeichenkunst holds a comprehensive collection of the extensive work of Wilhelm Busch, and a growing collection of caricature from 1600 to the present day. The Museum is offering a fellowship of four weeks, in the period from September to mid-December 2020, for humanities and cultural scholars to conduct original research. Deadline: 31 May 2020.
The Bibliothek Andreas Züst (Oberegg, Switzerland) has opened applications for one-month studio residencies in November 2020 and April 2021. The Bibliothek is especially seeking projects that respond to the library as a whole or one of its sub-areas. The call 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, design, architecture, film, photography, and other art-related disciplines. Deadline: 30 April 2020 & 30 September 2020.
In response to the coronavirus pandemic, Kone Foundation invites you to apply for a three-month work grant (April-June 2020) for an artist residence that takes place in the artist’s own home. The residence allows new ideas to develop without pressure to complete a piece of work or project. The scheme is open to artists of all disciplines. You can apply for this grant for your artistic work if you are a professional artist working in Finland, a professional artist who is a Finnish citizen working abroad, or an artist with a close connection to Finland. Deadline: 5 April 2020.
Photon Foundation has announced an open call for artistic residencies, during which artists will create audiovisual projects shown in the 360° Gallery in Krakow, Poland. During a seven-day residency, six selected artists will have the opportunity to work on – and create an original piece for – the innovative projection system of the 360° Gallery in the Hevre+1 space in the centre of the Kazimierz district at Beera Meiselsa 18 street in Krakow. There are two possible periods of residence: 18-26 October 2020 and 23-30 November 2020. Deadline: 30 May 2020.
Technische Universität Dresden: Schaufler Residency@TU Dresden for Exploring Art, Science and Artificial Intelligence (Germany)
Schaufler Lab@TU Dresden, part of Technische Universität Dresden, has opened applications for a six-month residency that will start in 2021. The Lab brings together researchers and artists to engage in an exploration of the interactions among technology, art, science and entrepreneurship. The Lab’s current guiding theme is ‘Artificial Intelligence and Social Transformation’. Applications are sought from international artists with a project relevant to this theme. Deadline: 10 May 2020.
Art & Well-being > Call for Proposals – Projects Exploring the Relation Between Art, Health and Well-being (Belgium / Romania / Slovenia)
The Art & Well-being project explores the potential of the arts to enhance individual and community well-being. The organisers are now looking for proposals for artistic projects (performance art, installations, public space interventions) from artists or collectives interested in exploring aspects of health and well-being as part of their artistic practice. Residencies and project support are available during the period summer 2020 - spring 2021. Deadline: 8 April 2020.
As part of its 2020 residency programme, the VR arts festival VRHAM! is looking to host two teams (one international) who are currently developing a groundbreaking and innovative VR-/AR-/XR-project. Residencies will take place 31 May – 4 June 2020. The presentation of the works will then take place during the opening weekend of VRHAM!, 5-8 June 2020. Deadline: 12 April 2020.