Language 
English, Ukrainian, Russian
Founded 
2008
Duration 
4-6 weeks
Paid by host 

Artists are provided with a comfortable place to stay in the hotel, meals, transfer to the place of residence, necessary materials and tools, workshops and a place for creating sculptures, a gallery for the exhibition, information support of the Art Group, legal and financial support, individually agreed honorarium.

Paid by artist 

Travel costs and potential material/instrument costs in case of damage (stone, canvas, tools) are covered by the resident. There is no participation fee.

Application guidelines 

ChervoneChorne launches an open call once a year. Approval of participants and their applications are considered from October to January. ChervoneChorne works with leading artists, curators, collectors and sculptors from Ukraine in order to select artists for the next residency; previous participants of ChervoneChorne projects also give us recommendations for the next artists. The application process is as follows (there is no application fee) -send a short, introductory e-mail to [email protected] containing all of the following:

  • The current CV or résumé.
  • Attach five (5) sample images of works (JPEG, PNG, or PDF format, 72 dpi, maximum 2 MB each file) and a brief statement attesting that all works are of the artist's own original creation (Deadline: October – January)
  • Fill out and submit the completed ChervoneChorne Art-Residence Application (Deadline: October – January)

The next steps:

  • Considering and approving of the artist and his/her project by the Art Group (Deadline: February-April)
  • Invitation of artists to come to the residence (Deadline: April)
  • Coordination of materials/tools procurement (Deadline: April - May)
  • Residence work (Deadline: June - September)
  • At the end of the residence, the ChervoneChorne Gallery in Kaniv presents the artist's works at the exhibition (Deadline: September-early October)
  • In many cases, the Art Group documents the results of the residency in the form of analytical publications, organizes further public art exhibitions in Kyiv and places works in the sculpture garden in a public space in Kaniv (Deadline: October - September next year)

Deadline

Deadline 
Artists can only apply at a certain deadline

ChervoneChorne Art Group

ChervoneChorne Art Group

Art Residence and Kaniv International Sculpture Symposium ChervoneChorne

Description 

The mission of The ChervoneChorne Art Group is contributing to the promotion of contemporary art in Ukraine, exploring its interrelations, stages of development, documenting these processes, creating a discussion platform for intercultural dialogue, forming the new image of Ukraine through cooperation with international artists, sculptors and professional institutions.

The residency program is about the myth of Kaniv, about the uniqueness of this city, about the visualization of the artist's feelings of the landscape, the proximity of the river, the slopes over the Dnipro river, Kaniv cliffs. In Soviet times, an art camp worked in Kaniv for summer internships of students of art institutions, later it ceased to exist. Though the myth of Kaniv as a center for the development of contemporary art remained. The task and focus of the residence are exactly in the continuation of the tradition of Ukrainian visual art, which goes to a new level and beyond one country due to the fact that ChervoneChorne is a platform for multicultural dialogue of artists from around the world. The artists have the opportunity not only to implement their new projects but also to get acquainted with the nature, history and culture of Ukraine. They are provided with a comfortable place to stay in the hotel, meal, transfer to the place of residence, necessary materials and tools, workshops and a place for creating sculptures, a gallery for the exhibition, information support of the Art Group, legal and financial support, individually agreed honorarium. In return, artists transfer a work or series of works to ChervoneChorne under a signed copyright contract.

Outcome 

Exhibition of works (4-100), artist-talk, artists transfer a work or series of works to ChervoneChorne under a signed copyright contract, publication of specialized art book.

Accommodation Information 

They provide one standard double or twin room in the 3* hotel Knyazha Hora located on the territory of residence.

Studio Information 

They provide 2-3 studio rooms, 20 m2 each, in an old campsite with a picturesque view on the Dnipro and landscapes. 

Technical Information 

Artists and sculptors are provided with everything they need for the work, purchase materials and tools, rent the technical equipment for stones in the process of work, provide the technical staff for the installation of works and the organization of the workplace.

Location 

The ChervoneChorne Residence is located in the small town of Kaniv, 130 km from Kyiv on the right bank of the Dnipro river. During the residence, artists live in the hotel “Knyazha Hora” and work in the old campsite with picturesque view on the Dnipro and landscapes. Kaniv is a geographical and spiritual center of Ukraine. Historically, it is іnextricably intertwined with the main cultural brand of Ukraine – poet and artist Taras Shevchenko who is buried there.

The Kyiv Art Institute held annual open-air student internships in Kaniv from the 1930s to the mid-1980s. Many former students of different generations have become household names in Ukraine: Tetyana Yablonska, Ivan Krasny, Tetyana Krasna, Oleksandr Olkhov, Vasyl Zabashta, Oleksiy Fishchenko, Mykola Storozhenko, Tymofiy Lyashchuk, Valeryi Franchuk, Maryna Sochenko, Andriy Yalansky, and others.

 

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Address: 
Dniprovska, 1
Kaniv
71
19000
Ukraine
Telephone 
00380 95 283 38 33

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