CALL FOR ARTISTS: Artists in Residency Programme - Portugal
RAIZVANGUARDA (RV)is an international and independent cultural platform, aiming to bring together people from across cultures, countries and communities, using art as working language.
ARTIST IN RESIDENCY PROGRAMME: Through its Residency Programme,RVselects individuals or small groups (2-6 people) with practical, creative, and original proposals twice a year and provides them with the environment needed to bring projects to life; whether its starting a publication, recording an album, shooting a film, producing a dance performance, curating an exhibition, or writing a script. Through the residency programme, residents are provided with the opportunity to live and work in Bordeiro, Gis (artists house and studio), developing their individual projects and immersing themselves in the regions creative, rural and peaceful atmosphere.
DEADLINE & RESIDENCY SLOTS:
RESIDENCY Period: Monday24th April Sunday30th July
Deadline:5pm, Monday 6thFebruary 2016 Artists will be notified of a decision within the week after deadline.
COST: 100 euros per week. Residencies are offered from 2 weeks 2 months. A 40% deposit will be required shortly after acceptance of residency offer to hold your place. Full payments should be made one month before participants arrival through bank transfer or PayPal please note artists are responsible for covering any transfer charges.
ELIGIBILITY AND CRITERIA:Good level of English is required. Applicants must be at least 18 years old there is no upper age limit for the programme. No academic requirements are needed, but if applicants do not have a Bachelors degree/equivalent training, they should have had an equal amount of independent work experience.
For more information and to apply visit our website here