Welcome to TransArtists.org

Welcome to TransArtists.org

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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New: Deadlines' reminder (and more)

We are renewing our newsletter system at the moment, to offer a service that is more suited to your needs. In may we are going to start sending out the deadlines reminder - subscribe now to be sure to receive our email!

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TransArtists workshops

The field of artist-in-residence (AiR) places from around the world is in state of constant flux, therefore the focus of the DutchCulture | TransArtists’ workshops is on recognizing and articulating these latest trends.

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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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New publications

We want to highlight three publications relating very closely to the field of artist-in-residence programmes:

  • Policy Handbook on Artists' Residencies (2014),
  • Second issue of Mapping Residencies - Networks (2015)
  • ON-AiR publication (2012), the last one being finally available for free download!
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CAMAC residency

Ténot Fondation Bursary for visual artists, writers and composers/musicians. 1 month residency in Marnay-sur-Seine, France. Deadline June 1st or August 31st.

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Socially engaged art project at RaumArs

Participatory/community/socially engaged art project in Finland. Up to 6 months residency. Applied arts, performing arts, visual arts. Deadline April 30th

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Aroundless – MeetingInZdonov

5 weeks residency in the Czech Republic for young, recently graduated and passionate European artists. Outcome is an exhibition that will travel through Europe. Deadline 1 June 2015.

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Watermill Center residency program

The Watermill Center offers 1- to 6-week residencies all year long in New York, USA for artists from all nationalities. Since 2011, in partnership with ArteEast, Watermill offers additionally one annual residency supporting the development of a new work by artists based in the Middle East and North Africa. Deadline to apply for residencies in 2016: 29 May 2015.

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AICA Art Critic 4-week funded residency in Vienna, Austria

The Austrian Section of the International Art Critics Association AICA is pleased to announce a residency-programm for international art critics this year mid-August untill mid-September. Deadline: 16 May 2015

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Arcus project 2015 IBARAKI

Research / creative project residency in Ibaraki, Japan. Deadline April 30th.

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