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Open call: artistic projects 2018

Deadline: 30 May, 2017

Disciplines: All Disciplines, Design, Fine art, Land Art, Media Arts, Painting, Visual Arts.

Location: San Sebastian, Gipuzkoa, Spain

Deadline: 30 May, 2017

Duration: 4-12 weeks

Eligibility: This invitation for applications is open to all physical or legal persons, from the Basque Autonomous Community, national and international, who are professionally involved in the development of artistic projects, either part-time or full-time, in the contemporary art sector or who show the desire to start a professional career in this sector. Natural or legal persons may also be submitted to the call, together, without requiring the formalization of any relationship between them, in which case it may apply the provisions in the final paragraph of Clause 5.

Support: The residency shall take place on the Tabakalera premises in San Sebastian. The programme includes the following benefits: 1. Travel and accommodation: 1.1 For the artist/agent living outside the Basque Autonomous Community: - Return journey, from his/her residence or from wherever he/she may be just before the time period of the residency in Tabakalera. - A double-room with bathroom and a small working area, with wifi; shared kitchen and living room. 1.2 For the artist/agent living in the Basque Autonomous Community: - If the local artist/cultural agent lives outside of San Sebastian or outskirts, he/she will also have the option to benefit from accommodation, with the same characteristics as mentioned before, or a maximum of 500€ per month of residency as allowance for transport. 2. Medical insurance during the period of residency, for the non-local artist or agent in the case of a foreigner. 3. €1.000 (excluding taxes and deductions) per month of residence as allowance for subsistence and maintenance. 4. A work space in Tabakalera's production area, equipped with the basic furniture, lighting and electricity. 5. Access to the office and common spaces. 6. Access to Tabakalera's specialised creation library. 7. Access to image and sound edition spaces, a set or scenic practices space. 8. Technical resources and help from the technical team according to requirements and availability. 9. Conceptual assistance with the development of the project as well as assistance and help in introducing it to different agents and projects in the same context, if required by the resident. 10. Additional financial assistance to a maximum of €2.500, to cover expenses related to the production process, which necessarily will go to such production. The purchase of technical equipment will not be considered. Production budget will be managed through the person assigned by Tabakalera.

Costs: -


Program Description:

The aim of this call is to offer a residency to contribute to the production of artistic projects, regardless of the artistic discipline and format.

This call is open to all physical or legal persons, living in Basque Autonomous Community, national or international. Four projects will be selected, out of which two will be from artists living in Basque Autonomous Community and two for artists living outside the Basque Autonomous Community.

The residency, which will last between four and twelve weeks, will offer space, context and time for the development of an artistic project, and it will take place either from February to June, or from September to December 2018.

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