Emami Art Invites applications for its first on-site residency as part of the gallery's Locus in Focus programme
EA Locus in Focus Emami Art Residency 2021 Open Call
Emami Art Invites applications for its first on-site residency as part of the gallery's Locus in Focus programme.
3 artists and 1 art curator/writer based in India's Eastern and North-Eastern regions will be selected irrespective of their medium of practice.
The selected artists will receive:
•A four-week on-site residency at Emami Art • A production bursary of up to 10,000 INR • An honorarium of 10,000 INR • Hospitality (Accommodation and food) • Transportation to and from the place of residence (3AC) • Mentorship and review sessions • Free Membership at the KCC library • Open studio and a 7 day exhibition at the end of the residency
The selected writer/curator will receive:
• A four-week on-site residency at Emami Art • An opportunity to curate the Open Day and exhibition • An honorarium of 10,000 INR • A bursary up to 10,000 INR towards production of the show • Hospitality (Accommodation and food) • Transportation to and from the place of residence (3AC) • Mentorship and review sessions • Free Membership of the KCC library • An opportunity to write two articles on the Emami Art Blog
Last date of Application: 10th November 2021 Dates of residency: 1st December to 30th December 2021 Dates of show : 30th December 2021 to 5th January 2022 Date of announcement of the result: 15th November 2021
Eligibility Criteria: • This open call is for applicants based in West Bengal, Odisha, Bihar, Jharkhand, Andaman & Nicobar Island and Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, and Tripura. • The applicant must have been residing in the region for at least a year. • Age: 25 to 40 years
Participation Checklist (for artists): • CV (Not more than 300 words) • Artist Statement (Not more than 300 words) • A Portfolio of 10 recent works (not older than two years) with details (Include title, medium, size, year of execution, edition, if any) • Performance and moving image artists must send video documentations • For video, please share YouTube/Vimeo links (not more than 3 minutes) • Passport photograph • Contact Details (Include phone number, e-mail id, and residential address)
Participation Checklist (for writers/curators): • CV (Not more than 300 words) • Project proposal (Not more than 300 words) • For published articles, please share links • 2 recent writings not older than two years (Not more than 1000 words) • Passport photograph • Contact Details (Include phone number, e-mail id, and residential address)
Application Procedure: • Compile all the documents in a single pdf (not more than 10 MB) • e-mail the application to firstname.lastname@example.org before 10th November, 2021 • Subject line: EA Residency Open Call Application 2021 • Applications not following the stated format will be disqualified.