Residency Programme at RAW Material Company, Dakar
RAW Material Company’s residency programme was launched in 2011 and has welcomed since then more than 25 artists, writers, researchers, curators and urban planners from various professional and cultural background in Dakar. The residency programme is open to artists working in any medium, to authors, curators, filmmakers, architects, photographers, researchers or doctoral students.
The residency space of RAW Material Company offers 5 accommodations, as well as studio spaces. These spaces are located in two venues within walking distance of each other, in the neighborhood of Sicap Amitié 2 and Zone B. Dakar city centre is accessible in a few minutes, by public transport and taxi.
Application is open from 15th July - 15th August 2016 for a residency that would take place between January 15 and March 15 2017. Five residents will be selected. The exact duration of the residency will be decided through discussions with the team at RAW Material Company. Koyo Kouoh, artistic director and founder of RAW Material Company, is responsible for the selection of the residents.
Applications received before 15th July 2016 or after 15th August 2016 will not be considered.