Language 
Ukranian, English, German
Founded 
2016
Duration 
2 to 4 weeks
Paid by host 

The program covers accommodation and shared open studio spaces costs for the duration of the residency.

Paid by artist 

Applicants are responsible for covering travel and food expenses / daily allowances, materials costs etc. Access to analogue photo laboratory and video editing room can be made available upon demand. Some production (materials) support can be provided upon additional request. If required, the Kramatorsk Art Museum can issue acceptance / participation confirmation letter to help the participants to obtain grants to cover their travel, insurance, food costs, materials costs etc.

Application guidelines 

Please email the following documents to to israleinen@gmail.com:

  • contact information
  • artistic CV
  • samples of previous work
  • relevant websites
  • informal submission letter (reason for participation, expectation from residence etc.)
Deadline 
08/08/2018

Project Diffusion

Project Diffusion

Kramatorsk art residency "Diffusion"

Description 

Project ‘Diffusion’ came to life in 2016. Its' aim is to bring together artists from different spheres (film and photography, multi-media, street arts, fine arts and crafts, contemporary art performance, dance, theatre, design, drawing etc.) to create artworks that address important social and environmental issues and preferably involve local community in development of artwork. The residency is open for artists both from Ukraine and abroad. The culminating moment of the residency is a final exhibition on the 8th of September in the Kramatorsk Art Museum where the artworks created during the Residency will be shown.
Kramatorsk is a small industrial, but very green town that due to geo-political turbulence became a kind of center of Southeast Ukraine. It is also celebrating its 150th anniversary this year. By choosing Kramatorsk as the city for the residency, the program offers a unique experience when it comes to discovering the cultural transitions which are so characteristic to all ‘Post-Soviet’ era of the Eastern European countries. Feedback and experience of the first two editions of “Diffusion” has shown that the acclimatization process which accompanies the residency in a new city full of contrasts invariably generates creative impulses that sooner or later manifest themselves in some form of artistic expression. Participants present their depiction of their sensations to local people by giving them a chance to view their city through the eyes of a stranger.

The program covers accommodation and shared open studio spaces costs for the duration of the residency. Applicants are responsible for covering travel and food expenses / daily allowances, materials costs etc. Access to analogue photo laboratory and video editing room can be made available upon demand. Some production (materials) support can be provided upon additional request. If required, the Kramatorsk Art Museum can issue acceptance / participation confirmation letter to help the participants to obtain grants to cover their travel, insurance, food costs, materials costs etc.

Outcome 

At the end of the residency, artists are expected to present/discuss/share the results of their work with the local community in the form of artist talk, screening, exhibition, other performance and/or a workshop for the interested.

Accommodation Information 

Participants live in hostel or in a shared apartment.

Studio Information 

Participants work in museum itself, outside and inside different studio places.

Address: 
Vulytsya Akademichna 60
Kramators'k
84300
Ukraine

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