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THE WORLD'S FIRST NON-VISUAL RESIDENCY
NEW LIFE RESIDENCY is the world's first non-visual residency program for
artists. The residency is organized by Wooloo as a work of Manifesta 8, the
European Biennial of Contemporary Art, and will take place this fall in the
Region of Murcia, Spain.
For one week each, five artists will be selected to live and work in a dark,
visually distorted exhibition space. To support them in their life and work
for the week, the artist will collaborate with a local Murcian assistant who
In cooperation with her/his assistant, the artist will use the one-week
residency to create a guided tour of the non-visual space and experience in
which s/he is living. The blind assistant will be the guide of this tour in
Hope is the feeling that represents the possibility to get what we wish, which means that is related to desires. In that sense, the body moves in a smooth way and thus we adopt an attitude of tranquility, trying and waiting to reach this desire.
Green combined with blue and yellow were chosen as a colours combination for hope (Eva Heller-"Psicology of colour")
Deadline for applications:
10 July 2010
The Bambi Foundation: Call for applications
The Bambi Foundation supports contemporary non-object art projects, with an emphasis on experimental cinema and projected image installations. The foundation accepts proposals from a wide range of artists, disciplines and medium, and focuses on works that cannot be easily accommodated by market-based art scenes. It offers up to 8,000 euro per project and even more, depending on the requirements of the project.
In the previous year the foundation has supported projects of artists such as Brice Dellspreger, Catherine Sullivan, Mirjam Thormann and Adam Rabinowitz.
12 July 2010
THE NETHERLANDS MEDIA ART INSTITUTE
The Netherlands Media Art Institute (NIMk) focuses on new technologies and visual art. It presents and distributes media art, provides access to and conservation services for collections, facilitates artists' residencies and performs technical research. The Institute is a point of departure and home port for both new talents and established names.
Through projects and events the NIMk reaches as wide an audience as possible, off and on-line, both in its own premises and through projects by third parties, in The Netherlands and other countries.
APPLY to The Wassaic Project Summer Festival 2010!
Deadline: 11:59pm, June 30, 2010
The Wassaic Project Summer Festival is a FREE, annual, multi-disciplinary festival held in Wassaic, NY. Housed in the unique buildings and property of The Wassaic Project, the festival escapes the white walls of traditional art spaces and focuses on site-sensitive installations and performances.
The festival creates a weekend-long opportunity for artists and performers of all mediums to come together, exchange ideas, learn new things, and engage in a thriving community.
Call for applications for the Balmoral Scholarships
Foreign and Exchange Scholarships for 2011
Kuenstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral
On the 26th of July 2010 the Kuenstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral celebrates its 15-year jubilee.
Kuenstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral
56130 Bad Ems
Application Deadline: July 12, 2010 (date of postmark)
I. International Residence Scholarships
Six residence scholarships will be awarded to international visual artists. Each scholarship lasts 6 months. All of them begin in April 2011 and are endowed with 1,200 € per month and include free accommodation at the Kuenstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral.