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Soap Factory Curatorial Residency

Deadline: 28 Feb, 2018

Disciplines: Curatorial.

Location: Minneapolis, MN, United States

Deadline: 28 Feb, 2018

Duration: 6 months

Eligibility: Artists must be 18+ years old. Open to individual curators, one – four person curatorial collectives. Curators looking to participate cannot be currently enrolled (at the time of the residency: June – November, 2018) in an education institution that provides curatorial or residency programs. This call is open to anyone from around the world.

Support: PROVIDED SUPPORT: _Stipend _Travel Reimbursement _Accomodations in MPLS _Documentation + Printed Catalog _Network of artists, curators, and arts administrators _Installation and building support LET’S TALK DOLLARS: $3,000 honorarium is paid to the C-I-R or collective at the end of their residency. $1,500 in travel reimbursement during residency. Free accommodation during your visits to MPLS (only available for curators residing outside of the Twin Cities).

Costs: The Soap Factory will be providing curators with travel, housing, and honorarium. Curators are responsible for any additional costs. The Soap Factory provides a promotional platform, documentation, interviews, and artist talks. We do not provide insurance coverage for work created during or following your residency. All work is shown at the artist or curator’s own risk.


Program Description:

Residency runs: June 4th – November 30th, 2018

Curatorial Exhibition: September 8th – October 21st, 2018

The Soap Factory (TSF) aims to provide an opportunity for professional curatorial development through its Curatorial Residency program. This six-month residency program asks one emerging or mid-career curator, or collective, to develop an exhibition in the Soap Factory’s 12,000 sq. ft. main floor exhibition space.

The C-I-R exhibition will be supported financially and administratively; accompanied by documentation and exhibition catalog. C-I-R are asked to complete a written essay, moderate an artist talk or public discussion, and participate in our podcast.

The Soap Factory’s Residency programming is structured to encourage fellowship among residents, expect to participate in at least two studio visit sessions with TSF A-I-R during your residency.

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