CALL for APPLICATIONS 2018.Artists in Residence program at Club ElectroPutere

Deadline for submitting the application: March 22, 2018
Number of residencies: 4
Period of the residencies: 15 July – 15 August 2018

ElectroPutere Artists in Residence is part of the Club ElectroPutere cultural programs. CEP is a contemporary art center based in Craiova/Romania. Since 2009 CEP has been devoted to establishing close cooperation between artists, curators, researchers, and other cultural actors through interdisciplinary programs and residencies.

The center’s activity focuses on producing and researching contemporary cultural manifestations. CEP promotes especially alternative art, new creative media, multiculturalism and interdisciplinary, attempting to create connections between the local and global cultural context.

The Artists in Residence programme at Club ElectroPutere in Craiova is part of this endeavor and provides artists with a guest studio and the opportunity to live and work in Craiova for a period of one month. Club ElectroPutere provides support for the Artists in Residence programme.

The residencies are designed for artists in the field of contemporary art. Each residence offers:
• a fee of 3800 Lei (800 Euro) including taxes
• a studio space of 200 m2
• accommodation for the whole duration of the residency
• cover for transport 500 Lei (105 Euro)
• production budget
• opportunity to host a public event (such as presentation, workshop or exhibition)

Applications have to include the following documents:

1. Complete digital application form, including the following information:
• Your contact information (name, address, e-mail, phone, website)
• Short biography (1000 characters)
• Letter of intent explaining why you apply and a project description, what would you like to focus on during the residence (max. 6000 characters or less)

2. Portfolio (max. 10 MB)

Please contact the web page and download the application form: www.clubelectroputere.ro

Please send the two documents as PDF. Other formats cannot be accepted. Applicants are expected to make use of this residence over the entire period.

Applications are accepted only in English and by e-mail until: March 22, 2018.
The selected participants will be notified latest by end March.
Please send your application with subject ElectroPutere AIR 2018 to: air@electro-putere.com

Cultural project co-financed by the National Cultural Fund Administration. The project does not necessarily represent the position of the Administration of the National Cultural Fund. The AFCN is not responsible for the content of the project or the manner in which the results of the project may be used. These are entirely the responsibility of the funding recipient.

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