Visiting Artists Residency at Greatmore - Call for Applications
Invite Artists to Apply for a three month Visiting Artists Residency hosted by Greatmore Studios, Cape Town, 2014.
From 19 May to 15 August 2014.
The residency includes accommodation, studio space, per diems, outreach and materials budget plus an exhibition in Greatmore's Event Space (with exhibition catalogue).
NOTE: Travel costs to and from Cape Town are NOT INCLUDED - successful applicants will have to cover their own travel costs, airport taxes, visa costs, travel insurance, etc.
The aim of the Visiting Artists Residency is to facilitate cultural exchange and creative dialogue by bringing together international and local artists in a stimulating and supportive environment.
Visiting artists are obliged to interact with the residents artists, create a new body of work, give a presentation of their work, participate in an outreach program and exhibit their work at the end of their stay.
Visit Greatmore website: www.greatmoreart.org/greatmore_studio/Home.html
Visiting Artists Residency: www.greatmoreart.org/greatmore_studio/Learn_and_Teach.html#0
Please submit the following with your application:
- CURRICULUM VITAE AND SHORT BIOGRAPHY IN ENGLISH
- A MOTIVATIONAL LETTER
- A COPY OF YOUR IDENTITY DOCUMENT OR PASSPORT
- EXAMPLES OF YOUR WORK (3-6 IMAGES GOOD QUALITY JPEG FORMAT, SLIDES OR PHOTOGRAPHS)
- YOUR PROFILE PICTURE
THE DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION IS 12H00 ON MONDAY 9 DECEMBER 2013
Please ensure that all required documentation and information is included as only complete applications will be processed and reviewed.
All applications are reviewed by a selection committee comprising resident artists, greatmore staff, past visiting artists and at least one outside guest. Once the selection process is completed, all applicants will be informed as to the results of their application on Thursday 12 December 2013.
SEND DIGITAL APPLICATIONS TO: firstname.lastname@example.org
SEND HARD COPIED APPLICATIONS TO: The Greatmore Studios Committee
P O Box 250, Woodstock, 7915, Cape Town, South Africa
For further information please contact:
Tel: +27 (0) 21 - 447 9699
Fax: 086 663 4830