Andrei Siclodi on Mon, 12 Sep 2005 20:04:32 +0200 (CEST)

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[Nettime-ro] buchsenhausen.air 2006 - call for applications

dear friends,

we would like to inform you that kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen is now
accepting submissions for a fellowship in 2006. attached please find the
call for applications. we would be grateful if you could forward it to
artists, theorists and art critics who could be interested in applying.

kind regards, andrei siclodi curator


buchsenhausen.air 2006 international residence programme for visual and media arts call for applications

our apologies for cross-posting.

kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen invites visual and media artists, theorists and art critics to apply for a fellowship in 2006. candidates must submit a project proposal which has to be developed during the residency and to be presented at its end. see for further details the deadline for submissions is september 30, 2005 (postmark).

institution kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen is an international centre for production, research and discussion in the fields of visual and media arts. the kunstlerhaus provides a forum that facilitates direct exchange between artists, theorists, art critics and curators from the region and abroad. the institution also promotes young, innovative talents and presents their work. kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen is an institution affiliated with the "tyrolean artists' association".

building the building -the eastern wing of the buchsenhausen castle, built in the middle of the 17th century and situated in the city of innsbruck, not far from its centre - houses eleven studios and a project space. three apartment studios are used by fellows of the international residence programme for visual and media arts "buchsenhausen.air". eight studios are available to artists based in tyrol. the künstlerhaus also has a large project and presentation space equipped with multimedia facilities. the space was designed by atelier van lieshout in the spring of 2003.

residence programme with its residence programme kunstlerhaus büchsenhausen actively promotes an internationally relevant art production, research and discussion in the region of tyrol. in the framework of the programme every year 6 visual / media artists and 3 theorists / art critics receive a fellowship and reside in innsbruck for a period of 3 months. the fellows selected by an international jury find excellent working conditions at the kunstlerhaus, while the city of innsbruck and its surrounding area offers an interesting setting in terms of art, culture and landscape. the residency at the kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen allows fellows to work on the proposed project but also gives them the possibility to experiment and to reconsider their current practice. furthermore, they have the opportunity to become directly familiar with the work of other residents, to exchange plans and ideas and to also carry out joint projects. usually, there are three fellows and eight tyrol-based artists working at the kunstlerhaus at the same time.

fellowship - individual studio for working and living furnished with a large shared kitchen - free use of the available multimedia production tools in buchsenhausen.labor: macintosh g4 computers equipped with software for professional image and video editing, webdesign work and dvd authoring, professional mini-dv camera (canon xl1), digital photo-camera (canon eos 10d), broadband internet access - a stipend of eur 750,--/ month for covering the living and material expenses - a production budget for the realization of the proposed project - presentation of the project produced in buchsenhausen.labor

eligibility professional artists, theorists and art critics in the fields of visual and media arts and with relevant study or training and an experience of work of at least three years' time are eligible for the fellowship. the residence of the candidates must be outside tyrol. the requirements include the submission of a project proposal which has to be developed during the residency and to be presented at its end. the fellows must spend a minimum of 2/3 of the allocated fellowship time at the kunstlerhaus. working knowledge of german or english language is assumed.

for additional informations please contact:, phone +43 512 278627-10, fax -11

kind regards

andrei siclodi
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