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Residency Taiwan (Residency Unlimited Raffle). Deadline: June 5, 2016

Win an all expenses paid two-month artist’s residency in Taipei, Taiwan.

-1 ticket: $25 2 or more tickets: $20 each

The winning artist will spend one month of their residency at Taipei Artist Village – Treasure Hill and one month at Bamboo Curtain Studio any time between January and June 2017.

Artists can buy tickets on their own behalf. Anyone can buy tickets and nominate the artist/s of their choice.

Entries will close at midnight on June 5, 2016.

The winning ticket will be drawn at the occasion of Residency Unlimited’s Annual Benefit 2016 on June 6 at Richard Taittinger Gallery. Raffle tickets can be purchased without attending the benefit.

CONDITIONS OF ELIGIBILITY

The artist entering the raffle is a practicing visual artist with a website or portfolio URL showing at least 3 years of professional practice.

If you are recommending an artist, please indicate the name and URL or website of your nominated artist/s.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION & BENEFITS

The winner will spend 1 month at Taipei Artist Village – Treasure Hill and 1 month at Bamboo Curtain Studio between January and June 2017. Both are highly respected residency programs in Taiwan that promote cross-cultural exchanges for local and international artists.

Residency Unlimited will cover the airfare cost to Taipei and provide a stipend to the winning artist. The hosting organizations will provide accommodation and studio space. The date of the residency will be determined directly between the winning artist and the hosting organizations.

ABOUT Taipei Artist Village – Treasure Hill (TAV-TH)

Founded in 2010, TAV-TH evolved from an old settlement into a residency program, an ecological sanctuary, historical site and art museum all at once. Located in a special enclave that was part of the first wave of buildings in Taipei, TAV-TH is part of AIR Taipei umbrella organization that also oversees the Taipei Artist Village (TAV) residency program. Sites like Taipei Artist Village – Treasure Hill where green space, public art and historical preservation intersect, have helped to redefine Taipei as a modern, creative city. Past, present and future truly coalesce on this hill.

ABOUT Bamboo Curtain Studio (BCS)

Founded in 1995, Bamboo Curtain Studio (BCS) is an independent non-profit organization. BCS is a reused farm with six living spaces; space for exhibition, multi functional performance; exchange center; ceramics & sculpture studio; community kitchen, and outdoor stage, plaza and gardens. BCS is situated along the bicycle path of the Tamsui riverbank.We aim to promote cross-cultural exchanges by providing a meeting point for visitors from national and international art related fields, for short visits or specific projects. We focus on environmental sustainability issue and community engagement

TO BUY TICKETS AND PARTICIPATE IN THE PRIZE CLICK HERE:

http://residencyunlimited.org/2016-artist-residency-raffle-contest-two-residencies-in-taipei/

TO KNOW MORE ABOUT Residency Unlimited (RU) CLICK HERE:

http://residencyunlimited.org/about/

Call for papers – Contemporary Curation: Theory and Practice. Deadline: Jan 28, 2014

The International Journal of Cultural and Creative Industries (IJCCI)
is a new international journal organized by the Institute of Creative
Industries Design, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan. The journal
is a multidisciplinary, double-blind peer-reviewed journal which aims
to facilitate scholarly works and discussions related to academic
research and practical insights from the field of cultural and creative
industries (CCI). The journal aims to reach both professional and
academic audience and to bring together interdisciplinary and
multinational perspectives. IJCCI publication activities are organized
by the Institute of Creative Industries Design at National Cheng Kung
University in Taiwan.

IJCCI publishes two regular issues and one special issue each year
containing 6-8 refereed articles in the following tracks:

– Academic Research: manuscripts focusing on theoretical development
and empirical research (6,000-8,000 words)

– Industry Insight: case studies portraying the local industry
practices (4,000-6,000 words)

– Glocal Perspective: reviews or commentary on local policies and
industrial development which would bring potential impact to
development of cultural and creative industries, a representation of
the agency perspectives (2,000-4,000 words)

The topic of the next special issue for The International Journal of
Cultural and Creative Industries is “Contemporary Curation: Theory and
Practice”. We welcome academic articles, case studies, and viewpoints
about the current practices and the challenges.

The special issue explores both theoretical and practical aspects on
contemporary curation. It covers key aspects of the history, theory and
practice of curating from the 20th century up to the present day. We
welcome papers that research and reflect upon a wide range of
curatorial contexts from exhibitions, off-site projects, events,
festivals, etc. The focus of this special issue is the application and
dissemination of defined curatorial contexts and strategies from
policy, strategic, experimental, empirical or theoretical perspectives.
We welcome papers from curators, historians, critics, artists and event
organizers to explore the shifting forms and diverse challenges of
contemporary curation.

To express interests in contribution, please email a 400-word abstract
to the editor of the special issue by 28 January 2014:

Dr Ming Turner,
National Cheng Kung University
mingturner@mail.ncku.edu.tw

Full paper is due by 30 April 2014.

The special issue will be published in September 2014.