03.12.2019

BJCEM > MEDITERRANEA 19 – School of Waters (San Marino)

BJCEM, the State Secretariat for Education and Culture, the Cultural Institutes of the Republic of San Marino, and the University of the Republic of San Marino, have announced the launch of MEDITERRANEA 19 Young Artists Biennale, a transnational Biennale which will take place in the Republic of San Marino from October 2020 to February 2021 under the title School of Waters.

MEDITERRANEA 19 – School of Waters is dedicated to artists, writers and researchers under 35 (born from January 1st 1984) coming from or based within a constellation of territories related to the Mediterranean Sea. In this geopolitical frame, MEDITERRANEA 19 – School of Waters aims to reflect on exchanges and hybridisations as well as on crossed diasporas in the Mediterranean globalised space. Disseminated in different venues in the Republic of San Marino, MEDITERRANEA 19 is curated by the third edition of A Natural Oasis? A Transnational Research Programme (2018-2020).

Selected participants will be hosted in San Marino during the Opening Days (22-25 October 2020). Their travel will be covered by BJCEM members, up to a maximum amount that will be discussed between the reference BJCEM member and the selected artist, while their accommodation, in shared rooms, will be covered by the hosting country.

BJCEM members will take care of artworks shipment and insurance, up to an agreed maximum amount. Works will be on view throughout the whole duration of the Biennale. Live works will be programmed during the Opening Days (22-25 October 2020). The hosting country will provide fully equipped venues.

The call is open to artists, writers and researchers, from 18 to 35 years old (born from January 1st 1984), coming from or based in the following territories: Albania, Algeria, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Greece, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Malta, Montenegro, Morocco, Norway, Palestine, Republic of San Marino, Serbia, Syria, Slovenia, Tunisia, Turkey, UK.

Deadline: 26 January 2020

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