Expired: BAG FACTORY ARTISTS’ STUDIOS: SELF-FUNDED STUDIO RESIDENCY

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Deadline

5 December 2018

Opportunity Description

Bag Factory Artists’ Studios is offering a self-funded, self-directed studio residency to South African-based artists who would benefit from a period of uninterrupted time to focus on developing their work. Please kindly note that the Bag Factory will not be able to assist with arrangements or costs of accommodation or travel.

Start Date for Residency: 14 January 2019
End Date for Residency: 15 April 2019
For Artists Based in South Africa.
Application Deadline: Wednesday 5 December, 10 am

The successful applicant will be contacted by 7 December 2018. The artist will be required to sign a Residency Agreement and pay a deposit equal to half of one month’s rental (R 1 694) by 14 December 2018.

About the Studio:

One studio measuring 21m² at R 3 388 per calendar month (including service charge and VAT). Total rental for 3 months will be R 10 164.
The artist will be required to sign a Residency Agreement and pay a deposit equal to half of one month’s rental (R 1 694) by 14 December 2018 – this amount will be deducted from the final month’s rental. All other rentals are payable on the 14th of each month.
Studios are strictly non-residential and are accessible 7 days a week. There is Wi-Fi access and studio artists will have access to all communal facilities in the building including a shared kitchen.

How to Apply

Applications are open to self-funded artists based in South Africa

Application Procedure:
We accept digital applications only.
Your application should include the following in ONE PDF file only:

  1. A portfolio
  2. A curriculum vitae
  3. A cover sheet with name, contact address, e-mail and telephone numbers, plus confirmation that you will be available from 14 January, if selected.

Applications that do not follow this format will not be considered.
Please note that there is a 10MB limit on pdf submissions. If your file is not in pdf format or is over 10MB your application will not be reviewed.

TO APPLY, EMAIL: applications@bagfactoryart.org.za
Incomplete applications will NOT be reviewed.