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DutchCulture | TransArtists shares knowledge and experience on residency programmes and related topics. TransArtists.org is the platform stimulating and strengthening artists' mobility internationally. Here you will find all about facts, use and value of international artist-in-residence (AiR) programmes as well as other cultural opportunities for artists to stay and work elsewhere.

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Project: AiR network Morocco

AiR Platform NL seeks for exchange with AiR programs in Morocco and supports the development of a network of artist-in-residence initiatives. The round table meeting AiR Perspectives Morocco initiated by AiR Platform NL offered a platform to local AiR organizations to introduce their programs and projects (February 2014, Marrakech).

On this page you find an overview of the latest developements of the network, its context and cultural position in the North African region.

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Van Eyck Call for Applications

The Van Eyck invites artists, designers, photographers, (landscape) architects, curators, writers, and critics to apply for a residency at the Jan van Eyck Academie for 4 up to 12 months. Start is end of March 2016. Deadline: 1 October 2015.

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RESIDENCY LAND

INDEX

A: The artist colony
B: The room
C: The metropolis
D: The ideal place
E:  The community
F:  The rural
G: The island

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One-month residency for photographers at La Fragua

La Fragua Artist Residency and the University of Cordoba (UCO) open the call for (Spanish and international) photographers to receive a residency grant for one month at La Fragua Artist Residency (Spain), in October 2015. Deadline: 8 August.

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Glasslåven Arts Centre, Norway

Glasslåven Arts Centre is a new residency center situated in a remote area one hour north of Oslo, Norway. There are currently 2 open calls:

  • Two residencies in November/December 2015, only for performing arts productions (theatre, dance, contemporary circus). Deadline: 1st August
  • 4 to 6 residencies in the Spring 2016 in any discipline. Deadline: 15 September.
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Green Art Lab Alliance: what's up, what's next ?

The Green Art Lab Alliance was a two-year, EU-funded project coordinated by DutchCulture | TransArtists, working with 18 partners across 17 different European countries that aimed to explore the links between arts and environmental sustainability. The last meeting took place in March in Glasgow - but what happened next ?

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Mideast Creatives grant for emerging art and coworking spaces

Mideast Coworking Call has been launched to boost the growth of coworking, art and innovation spaces in cities in Egypt, Tunisia, Jordan, Lebanon and Iraq. Priority will be given to spaces outside of the capital cities in these countries. Deadline: 31 July.

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Unearthing wind

Brazilian artist Alessandra Duarte shares her experience as artist-in-residence at Buitenwerkplaats (Starnmeer, NL) in 2015.

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Akiyoshidai International Art Village 2016

Akiyoshidai International Art Village (AIAV) currently offers fully funded international program called “Residence Support Program”, for artists of all disciplines. AIAV is located in Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan. Residency period: 16 January to 10 March, 2016. Deadline July 31st 2015.

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Taiwan ceramics residency program

3 month ceramics residency in Taipei City, Taiwan. Deadline August 14th 2015.

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Waaw saint-louis, senegal spring 2016

Residency period: 1 March - 31 May 2016 for all art disciplines, as well as journalists and researchers. Deadline August 15th.

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Spotted: artist residency in the news

What's up with artists and residencies in the world ? DutchCulture | TransArtists provides you with an overview of articles and publications in which residencies appear. Sometimes residencies are at the core of the articles, sometimes it is about the projects artists are developing or have developed in a residency.

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Antenna #1 - In Translation

This first edition of Antenna is dedicated to translation and translators-in-residence.

Antenna dives for you into the international world of translators-in-residence. We give you a picture of translators on-the-move and of the hosts that give them the opportunity to stay, not only to produce but also to explore, learn and wonder. 

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