The North-Western Branch of the State Museum and Exhibition Center “ROSIZO” offers a residence fellowship for national and international artists in Kronstadt in 2017.
Goal: The fellowship aims to strengthen international relations in the field of culture and art, promote contemporary art in Russia and support contemporary art projects.
Invited to participate: Artists working in different media – photography, video art, performance, installation, easel painting and graphics, sculpture, public-art and landscape projects.
Terms: A professional artist is awarded a residency for one month or less, free transfer from the airport/railway station and back. Foreign citizens will receive an official invitation for visa. Organizers do not cover visa and transportation costs, food, working materials, long-distance telephone calls or any other expenses related to the residency and public presentation of the works. Language spoken in the residence is English. Organizers do not provide interpreters for communication outside the Residence.
Evaluation criteria: Organizers will give preference to the artists who will be focus their work on natural and historic landscape of Kronstadt and St.Petersburg and who are ready to make a public presentation of their work during the residency term.
Period of stay: up to one month from March 1 till December 31, 2017.
Application deadline: December 20, 2016.
Application: Applications accepted from artists or artistic groups by email: residence(at)ncca-spb.ru (in English or Russian). The applications will be reviewed by the Residence Board of Experts. The decision of the Board is final and is not subject to review.
The applicants will be informed about the results by email no later than January 20, 2016.
Application form, residency rules and “Frequently Asked Questions” document are free to download here:
Contacts and further information: http://www.ncca.ru/en/articles.text?filial=6&id=80