AiR “ART PULSE”

Application deadline: 15/07/2019

Residency starts: 05/09/2019

Residency ends: 26/09/2019

Application Form

fill and send to: thehouse.stz@gmail.com

First international residence program “ART Pulse” In The Architect House

-Stage for Contemporary Art in an architectural monument-

ABOUT THE PROGRAM
The ART Pulse Program  is a non-profit international art program designed to bring talented artists from around the world to experience a unique cultural environment dedicated to art. Selected artists are invited to work in “The Architect House”, one of the few remaining architectural monuments of Stara Zagora, (declared a cultural monument of local importance in 1977).
You can read more about us here.

WHO CAN APPLY:
Visual Artists of any discipline, style, and nation. The selection process aims to integrate artists in a spirit of openness and curiosity about creativity in its diverse forms and contexts. Among the applicants, 2 artists will be chosen to develop their project.

DURATION OF RESIDENCY:
September 5-27 (3 weeks)

WHAT WE OFFER:
-The artists will be provided with free accommodation from 4th to 28th September.
-The artists will be given daily support by the organizing team.
-Everyday access for creative activities at the Architect’s Houseis provided from 10.30 to 20.00.
-Providing materials necessary for the creative process, up to 250 BGN (125€) per artist, discussed with and purchased by the organizers.
-Еquipment provided by the hosts: multimedia projector, sound system, outdoor lighting, easel canvas.
-Each participant will have the opportunity to use the house’s shared yard and basement, spaces used for accompanying initiatives and events of the organization during the residency program.
-The artists will be provided with hot drinks (tea/coffee) during their daily work.
-Exhibition spaces for the artwork produced during the residence period. The opening will be on Septermber 27th during the Nights of Arts (an annual traditional cultural event in our city, which includes exhibitions in galleries, museums and independent art spaces).

EXPENSES COVERED BY THE ARTIST:
-Travel costs.
-Food and other personal expenses.
-Tools and materials above 250 BGN (125€).

DESCRIPTION OF SPACES AVAILABLE FOR GUEST ARTISTS:
First floor: Elliptical room (5/5 m.) and Transitional exhibition space (7/4 m.)
Second floor: Transitional spaces with a portal door (10/5 m.), Room with access to external elliptical terrace, Room (5/5 m.), Terrace (10/7 m.)
*Each of the spaces will be used by a separate author. Each space can be transformed with furniture and objects that are visible decoration in the visual premises representation. Hangings, violating the internal and external construction of the house are not allowed, as it is a protected cultural monument

Applications should be send to: thehouse.stz@gmail.com by July 15th, 2019.
You can download the application form HERE.

Program PDF