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Open Portfolio 2016 for Works On Paper (Bilbao, Spain). Deadline: Aug. 22, 2016

——–>English Version (Spanish below)<———

On the occasion of FIG Bilbao 2016, Printmaking and Art on Paper International Fair,
it is made the call for the third edition of OPEN PORTFOLIO, with the firm intention
to give visibility, support, disseminate and promote emerging artistic practices in the
field of unique edition works on Paper.

The purpose and philosophy of Open Portfolio is defined as a promotion,
dissemination and professionalization platform for those emerging artists and also
contemporary art forms. It is conceived as a tool to establish the necessary connexion
between educational level and professional practice of art.

A previous call will take place in September. A maximum of 20 artists
will be selected to participate in the Open 2016 first day . Among those selected,
only eight will take part in the Open Portfolio FIG2016 at the Euskalduna Palace.
The day will consist of an exhibition, with the presence of artists. Each one will have
a 2x3m wall. and a 3x1m table to show his work.

From September 10th until 16, the works will be exposed in the Ensanche building.
Location: Ensanche Building. Plaza del Ensanche, 11. Bilbao
Date: September 10.
Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 14.30 p.m. / 17.00 p.m. to 20.30 p.m..
SELECTION PHASE. November 2016
The eight artist selected will exhibit their work at the Fair.
Place: Euskalduna. Avda. Abandoibarra, 4.Bilbao
Date: November 19. From 16.00h.
http://www.figbilbao.com
SELECTION PHASE.
November 2016

Open Portfolio is aimed not only to emerging artists whose practice focuses on the field
of print and works on Paper, but those who have a major activity in this field as well.

SUPPLIES
Open Portfolio will offer to each participant – free of charge- a horizontal linear space
(table) for the exhibition of his work. The tables (one per artist) will be about 3 meters
long and 1 wide. Also, each table will have a rear wall of 2x3m. to expose the works.

The appointment is September 10 from 11.30 a.m to 14.30 p.m. and 17.00 p.m. to
20.30 p.m. in the Edificio Ensanche’s atrium.
• The works will be transported, placed and removed from the exhibition space
by participants on the dates marked by the organization. It is a professional work
presentation so Open Portfolio will broadcast through the official catalog, official
website and other media, as well as through press releases, the work of the artists
presented.
• It is desirable that the works presented will be covered by insurance; otherwise,
the artist assumes all responsibility for any damage that for reasons unrelated to
FIG organization and Open Portfolio occurred. Works must be in a professional
presentation, duly signed and with their numbered editions and also they must have a
data sheet available to visitors and professionals who request information.
Prices must be properly indicated and can never exceed 200 euros (+ 10% VAT) retail.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION
The Application for the III Open Portfolio must be submitted in a single digital dossier
(maximum 10MB PDF format) with the following information in the order described:

DIGITAL DOSSIER (PDF)
• Name of artist • Artist Statement / CV(maximum 1 page)
• Quality Photographs of the work to be exhibited at Open Portfolio
• Technical details of the works presented indicating title, year, dimensions and
technique
Any dossier which does not comply in time and form, or that does not include all of
the required documentation will not be taken into account by the jury. The organization
reserves the right to request additional information to participants.
http://www.figbilbao.com

DEADLINE
From the day these rules are published until Sunday 22 August 2016. Proposals must be sent by e-mail to the following address: openportfolio @ figbilbao.com and fig@figbilbao.com.
The jury’s decision will be published on the web and e-mailed to artists.

CONDITIONS
1. The organization shall ensure the overall safety of the exposure enclosure during the
course of the event. The organization will not be responsible for each work security during
opening hours to the public; it will be the responsibility of the authors, in any case. The
display material, folders, covers, assembly material, etc., will be provided by the artist.
2. Trade relations are authorized, limited solely to the artist and client, without any intervention
by the organization. The works for sale will not have a price greater than 200 euros (+ 10%
VAT).
3.All artists must assemble and disassemble their presentations and be physically present
during the course of the event. They must also be collaborative and participatory in the
various proposals for dissemination and communication that will take place during FIG
Bilbao 2016.
4. Participation in the III Open Portfolio implies full acceptance of its rules. Any doubt
about the rules shall be decided by the organization. Open Portfolio / FIG Bilbao 2016
may broadcast participants proposals in this program through media, virtual spaces, social
networks, etc. and other supports as text, photographs, videos, etc..
5. Due to the limited time, punctuality is fundamental. Selected artists will be at least one
hour before the begining of the Open Portfolio.

SELECTION COMMITTEE
It is made up of David Arteagoitia, artist and Engraving Professor at the University of the
Basque Country UPV / EHU; Juan Zapater Bilbao Art Foundation Director and Roberto
Sáenz de Gorbea FIG Bilbao’s Fair Director.

OPEN PORTFOLIO AWARD
The organization will award one of the works exhibited during Open Portfolio 2016 based on a criterion of quality, format and projection.
The prize will consist of an exhibition space in Bilbao FIG 2017 edition and two learning
stays; a learning stay in the CIEC Foundation in Betanzos, A Coruña.
The prize may be declared void if the jury considers it appropriate. The jury’s decision is final.
CONTACT DETAILS
For further information you can visit our website:
http://www.figbilbao.com
openportfolio@figbilbao.com

Rules Open Portfolio 2016

 

——–>Versión en español (English above)<———

Desde su origen, FIG Bilbao ha apostado por la promoción de los jóvenes valores del arte y del grabado a través de programas como Open Portfolio, dirigido por David Arteagoitia.  Esta tercera edición presenta importantes novedades.

El concurso se divide en dos jornadas: el 10 de septiembre una selección de veinte artistas gráficos expondrán su obra durante una semana en el edificio Ensanche de Bilbao. De esta cita saldrán los ocho artistas que finalmente participarán en la sección Open Portfolio Fair en el Palacio Euskalduna el 19 de noviembre. La Fundación CIEC de Betanzos colabora con un premio en forma de Residencia para el artista ganador. Los destinatarios de esta convocatoria son artistas emergentes cuya práctica se centra en la estampa y arte sobre papel.

Las personas interesadas pueden enviar sus trabajos, hasta el 22 de agosto a openportfolio@figbilbao.com.

Página web de Open Portfolio: http://www.figbilbao.com/open-portfolio/
 Para consultar la base del concurso haz click aquí.

 

 

ISE NY Grant. Deadline: September 30th., 2015

Purpose

ISE Cultural Foundation NY has focused on supporting curators and artists who seek the opportunity for an innovative, contemporary art exhibition for more than 30 years by providing gallery space in New York City. This new ISE NY Grant Program is made to help curators and artists all over the world, who are planning to archive an ambitious exhibition wherever it will be.

Application Qualification

  • This is a grant for an exhibition, which is already scheduled.
  • There is NO limit to applicant’s race, nationality, age and the place they currently live in as well as the place where the exhibition occurs.
  • Either curator(s) or artist(s) who have a specific exhibition plan can apply.
  • Applicants must be the creators who can talk about the artistic concept of the exhibition and its’ artwork. Organizations such as museums, galleries and schools cannot apply for this grant.

Grant Amount

Maximum 5,000 US dollars per Exhibition

*The amount will be determined by each exhibition’s scale and content among other factors.

*If the grantee is outside of the US, the grant amount sent will be determined by the currency exchange rate when the grant is issued.

Applicable Exhibition Period

January 1st, 2016 ~ June 30th, 2016

*Only exhibitions during this period will be considered.

*If the exhibition’s starting time is within the date above, the closing date can be later than June 30th, 2016.

Schedule

  • Application deadline: September 30th, 2015
  • Notification of the results: Each applicant will be notified the results by the end of October 2015 via email.
  • Grant issuing: After the exhibition ends. Within 2 weeks of the final day of the exhibition, the grantee has to send all the necessary reports to ISE Cultural Foundation NY. Within 10 days after receiving the report, the total amount of the grant will be issued.

Note to Grantees

  • ISE Cultural Foundation NY asks each grantee to submit images of the exhibition within 1 week after the starting date of the exhibition.
  • On ISE NY’s website, ISE Cultural Foundation NY will disclose the grantee’s name, name of the exhibiting artists, exhibition title and venue as well as the images submitted, it will also include any relevant promotional material.
  • Grantee must clearly indicate that the exhibition is supported by ISE Cultural Foundation NY on their promotional tools such as printing materials and website.
  • In case any changes happen to the exhibition’s content, date and venue after grantee is determined, the grantee has to notify changes to ISE Cultural Foundation NY ASAP. If the content of the exhibition is significantly different from the original plan, it may cause a revision of the grant amount or cancellation of the grant itself.

How to Apply
Please submit the followings by either email or regular mail. Applicant can only choose one method of submission and cannot combine email and regular mail.

For more information about application form, grant proposal, submission and other application requirements, please check here.

Questions

Please contact:

ISE Cultural Foundation NY,
315 West 33rd Street, Suite 9D,
New York, NY 10001 USA
Phone: 212-925-1649
Email: ise@iseny.org

 

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Georgia Fee Artist / Writer Residency. Deadline: August 31, 2014

The Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency has been established in memory of ArtSlant’s Founder who passed away December 8th, 2012. Georgia was dedicated to supporting and investing in young artists and writers, and she had a deep connection with the city of Paris. This residency, which offers artists and writers the opportunity to create work in Paris, has been created in Georgia’s memory.

The goal of the Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency in Paris is to support and invest in emerging artists and writers, to provide an opportunity for them to advance their work and explore and engage with the cultural landscape of Paris, to encourage experimentation, and to increase exposure of their work to an international audience.

The Residency is open to visual artists of all mediums, art writers and critics, 24 years or older. Recent graduates are especially encouraged to apply. The selection will be made based on the merit of past work and the potential for future success, the ability to independently develop new work, and the proposed project’s relevance to the city of Paris.

Recipients will be required to maintain a blog, which will be posted on ArtSlant.

The Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency in Paris provides the recipient with lodging for 2 months in an apartment in the 14th arrondissement, travel to and from Paris, and a stipend to be used for studio space, materials, and other costs.

The application period for the Winter session is open from August 1, 2014 to August 31, 2013. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed via Skype. The recipient of the Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency will be announced in October. The Winter residency takes place during the months of January and February, 2015.

Submission fee: $25

Deadline: August 31, 2014

More info: http://www.artslant.com/par/articles/show/35538

Artist/Writer Residency in Paris. Deadline for Summer-term: March 15, 2014

Georgia Fee Artist / Writer Residency in Paris

The Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency has been established in memory of ArtSlant’s Founder who passed away December 8th, 2012. Georgia was dedicated to supporting and investing in young artists and writers, and she had a deep connection with the city of Paris. This residency, which offers artists and writers the opportunity to create work in Paris, has been created in Georgia’s memory.

The goal of the Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency in Paris is to support and invest in emerging artists and writers, to provide an opportunity for them to advance their work and explore and engage with the cultural landscape of Paris, to encourage experimentation, and to increase exposure of their work to an international audience.

The Residency is open to visual artists of all mediums, art writers and critics, 24 years or older. Recent graduates are especially encouraged to apply. The selection will be made based on the merit of past work and the potential for future success, the ability to independently develop new work, and the proposed project’s relevance to the city of Paris.

Recipients will be required to maintain a blog, which will be posted on ArtSlant. See past resident Lucy Maria’s blog here.

Studio information:

No studio is provided with this residency at the time, however, a monthly stipend is granted to the resident which can be spent on securing a studio space or for living expenses.

Accommodation information:

The residency takes place in private residence; a one bedroom apartment on the second floor in the 14th Arrondissement, across from Montparnasse Cemetery (image attached). The residency can accommodate a single occupant or a couple.

 

Email: residency@artslant.com

Disciplines: Drawing & Painting, Film, Curating/Research, Media Art, Literature, Multi Media, Photography, Visual Arts

Location: In the 14th arrondissement on Rue Victor Considérant across the street from the Montparnasse Cemetery in Paris.

Duration: Winter Term – January-February | Summer Term – July-August

Paid by artist:

All other incidental expenses, food, etc.

Paid by host:

The Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency in Paris provides the recipient with lodging for 2 months in an apartment in the 14th arrondissement, travel to and from Paris, and a stipend to be used for studio space, materials, and other costs.

 

Application Guidelines and Criteria:

Candidates must submit:

  • A professional CV
  • A statement of intent
  • 2 references
  • A $25 administrative fee

All submissions must be made through the candidate’s ArtSlant profile which can be created on artslant.com. Artists can upload images of their work onto their profile slideshow for consideration, while writers can add samples of their writing as reader reviews on ArtSlant, or onto their profile blog.

 

Deadline: twice a year. The application period for the Summer 2014 term (July-August) of the residency will open February 10th, 2014 and last until March 15th.

FAQ Page: http://www.artslant.com/ny/articles/show/33747

Gyeonggi Creation Centre | artists residencies call. Deadline: Dec 16, 2011

Title : 2012 Open Call for Residents
Period : 2011.11.14(월) ~ 2011.12.16(금)
Gyeonggi Creation Center Residency Studio Program:

2012 Open Call for Resident Artists and Curators

Gyeonggi Creation Center is an artist residency located in the west coast of Korea. Established in 2009, GCC aims to support artists and curators from around the world and from various fields of art for their creative work and research. With various programs and facilities alongside the studios, GCC hopes to be a dynamic platform for an experimental and progressive contemporary art.

For the 2012 Residency Studio Program, GCC will accept applications from artists of all fields including visual and performing arts, film and new media, literature, music and sound arts. Artists, curators and researchers from respective fields may also apply in our 2012 Open call.

 

Call For Artists

Gyeonggi Creation Center 2011 Residency Studio Program

 

■ Open call information session

Please join and know more about 2012 application!

– Date : Nov 18, 2011 at 4pm

– Location : Gyeonggi Creation Center

– Shuttle bus :

Seoul(Sadang Stn. Gate #4) departs at 2pm -> GCC 3:30pm

GCC 7pm -> Seoul(Sadang Stn. Gate #4) 8:30pm

– Programs: Open call for 2012 / 2012 Program overview / Q&A with 2011 Artists

* Note: 2012 Open call information session occurs together with GCC Open Studio 2011 Fall.

 

■ Application Deadline : December 16 . 2011

 

■ Programs

 

Creative Residency Program
: Artists in visual art, Design, Architecture, literature, Dance, Performing Arts, and media arts

Research Residency Program
: Independent and alternative space curators, producers for theater and music, researchers and critics

■ Eligibility and Requirements

– Domestic and foreign artists in visual art, design, architecture, literature, dance, performing arts, media arts and researchers, curators and critics

– No limitation of age, nationality, or gender

– Resident artists are required to stay in studio during their respective residency session

– Individual and group artists are allowed

■ Residency period:  March 2012 – February 2013

Long term residency (for Domestic Artists) : 6 months, 1 year and 2 year

– 12 artists and 2 curators positions available

Short term residency (for Foreign Artists): 3 months

– Select a schedule among the following periods: Apr-May, Jun-Aug, Sep-Nov, and Dec 2012-Feb 2013

 

■ Benefits for 2012 Residents:

– Private Studio and Living quarters, all free of charge.

– Two-way economy-class airfare for one person, as applicable for foreign residents and korean residents working/living abroad

– Production stipend for artists: around 2,000,000 KRW depending on needs

– Research stipend for researchers: amount depending on needs for exhibition, publication or other applicable outcome

* note: all stipend amount are to be determined after discussion with GCC staff.

 

■ Materials for application

– Application form (Downloadable from GCC web site)

– Complete CV or resumé, 1-page in length

– A project description of intended activity during the residency

– Portfolio/Work samples (CD/DVD) : maximum 20 images or 5 minutes of video (jpg, ppt, avi, mov, wmv)

– Copy of passport or I.D certificate

* All materials for application will not be returned

 

■ Note

– GCC allows one partner of residents–must be discussed with GCC before registration

– GCC does not allow pets and children

■ Application Procedure

Please download, fill and e-mail the application form first. Send 1 copy of your application with all additional materials to GCC prepared in accordance with the guidelines noted in the Application Outline.
Submission Period : November 15 – December 16, 2011

Application materials can be delivered directly or post to, Gyeonggi Creation Center 400-3 Seongam-dong, Danwon-gu, Ansan-si, Gyeonggi-do (425-310) Korea

* Applications must be postmarked by December 16, 2011

[Application Download]

■ Selection Procedure

– All applications will be evaluated by the selection committee of international art professionals

– Pre-selection by paper screening / Main selection by interview

* For foreign applicants interview is optional

 

■ Result Announcement

January 15, 2012 / Date subject to change

The selected list will be posted at the website of Gyeonggi Creation Center : http://www.gyeonggicreationcenter.org

 

■ Contact
Phone : +82-(0)32-890-4820/4825

Email : gcc.apply@gmail.com

Address: Gyeonggi Creation Center

400-3 Seongam-dong, Danwon-gu, Ansan-si, Gyeonggi-do (425-310) Korea