Working space, event venues and equipment (based on availability) are free of charge.
They encourage artists to apply for grants and are ready to assist in the application process.
If interested in Q-Residence program, send a CV and a project description to [email protected]. Please mention "Residency program" as e-mail subject. The curator will contact you for further details.
QuartaRiata is an independant artistic residency, creative incubator and exhibition space dedicated to media art production and distribution. The mission of the Residence is to develop and support the sector of media arts in Russia by means of the following activities:
QuartaRiata Residence is focused on new technological forms of arts: media art, digital, audiovisual, sound art, science art etc. The preference is given to artists working in these mediums. However, every form of artistic expression is welcomed and every application will be considered.
The outcome depends on the project's objectives, duration of stay and techniques used by artist. It can be an event or a series of events, a projection, an exhibition, a performance, an artist-talk or other.
The Residence has 12 living studios designed bauhaus. All the studios are equiped with a table and a chair, two nightstands, a mirrow-wardrobe.
Besides living studios, QuartaRiata disposes the folowing facilities:
6 projectors, sound system, a mixer, microphones. Additional light and sound equipment can be organized according to the resident's needs.
QuartaRiata is housed in two mansions near the famous parks and fountains of Peterhof, on the shore of the Gulf of Finland. One mansion contains exhibition and event spaces, as well as media lab, where the residents can create media art installations. The other house consists of 12 living studios for artists and tourists, and a cafe. The location unites the advantages of the calm suburban life and the accessibility of the city of Saint-Petersburg by public transport.