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Open Call SEA Foundation’s AiR Tilburg residence program 2018 (Tue, 18 Sep 2018)
Curators writers and artists are invited to apply for SEA Foundation’s residency program for art professionals who whish to deepen their practice in 2018... See it on Scoop.it, via Artist Opportunities
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Open call for art critic/curator residencies | Transartists (Tue, 18 Sep 2018)
Open call for art critic/curator residencies In 2015, thankyouforcoming launched ACROSS, a curatorial and art critic's residency program run from Nice. 18 international professionals have successfully taken part of the program so far. ACROSS is a research and prospecting project, collaborative and experimental, which aims to: Introduce residents to the local artistic scenes and their territories, Enable the hosts to meet the cultural operators and visit the highlights of the area as well as its alternative scenes, Invite to reflect on and offer innovative critical approaches to projects developed in Nice and suburb, as well as in the associated towns (Mouans-Sartoux, Antibes, Cannes, Vence, Monaco etc), Counter-balance the logic of centralisation and rebalance the power relations between Paris and the French provinces, centre and suburbs, local and global, national and international, Devise a new operational tool for research, prospection and transmission through the mobility of its actors, Provide a framework allowing for the mobility of curators and critics, and make it visible, Offer the possibility to frame a specific work or deepen a line of research, Create opportunities for meetings, initiate and enable an environment for exchanges and discussions to foster common experiments  See it on Scoop.it, via Artist Opportunities
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Artist Residencies 2019 » News » Compass Live Art (Tue, 18 Sep 2018)
Compass Live Art invites residency proposals from artists working in any medium whose practice is based in public engagement - artists who are interested in collaborating with the public to make work. See it on Scoop.it, via Artist Opportunities
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Open Call | Research Residency at CAIRN, France (Sat, 15 Sep 2018)
Application deadline: 15 September. The CAIRN (Informal Art Centre for Nature Research) art centre residency aims to support the artistic research that will be conceived and developed following site-specific approach, connected to the Alpes de Haute Provence territory. As a part of the Haute-Provence Geopark, the place is known for its significant geological sites, as well for its changing and rugged landscapes, resulting from the geological uprising of the Alps. These lands are sparsely populated and reveal marks of an agricultural and pastoral life, strongly vivid in the past. The region's history has been influenced by the surrounding mountains and the geological heritage is one of the most notable in Europe. The residency program is directed towards professional artists who wish develop their research in resonance with the multiple aspects of the context around Digne; its geological and natural heritage as well as its history and current situation. The residency program will be the See it on Scoop.it, via Artist Opportunities
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