‘aceAIR 2nd 2016 open call | Buenos Aires, Argentina
Project ‘aceAIR | Artists-in-Residence International Program with the auspice of the Fundación ‘ace is interested in artistic projects which help to widen social consciousness and at the same time are passionate for the multiple in art (photography, printmaking, new media) and the exchanges that these media allows, fostering connections among artists. Different to individual work, residencies are spaces of social, cultural and artistic exchange.
Types of residencies: we offer different residencies to best fit each artist’s profile and project
PRODUCTION | EXPLORATION | SUB30 | MICRO-RESIDENCY
Aimed to career as well as emerging artists from all countries and nationalities. The ‘ace residencies aim to support all contemporary visual art practices, including performance and curatorial proposals.
We have special interest in expanded field proposals that involve traditional and innovative print media practice and its hybridization with other disciplines (such as photography, design, writing and new media) exploring their mirror influences, as well as the capacity of multiple.
Lodging in a guest house in the heart of Buenos Aires: very near of all the major cultural attractions of the city.
We are located in the city of Buenos Aires, one of the largest cities in South America, an urban environment together with a vibrant contemporary art scene, the perfect city to develop an artistic project.
Modern installations to create new works, research innovative ideas and experiment with different techniques. Well equipped printmaking workshop, dark-room/laboratory, exhibition and meeting rooms, library and a coffee area where we share breakfast and lunch.
Mission& Working philosophy
Promotion of collaborative work, exchange, debate and experimentation is our mission.
We provide technical and conceptual assistance, artistic direction within the development of a project. At the same time, we encourage experimentation as we believe that artistic residencies are instances for exploration, change and growth.
For this, we believe that personal feedback, critiques and stimulating dialog between the ‘ace team, all the artists in residence and cultural professionals that visit the studio are key strategies.
One-of-a-kind residency in South America that achieves successfully bringing together artists around the world, bridging the gap between old and new technologies and artistic genres.
There is no application fee. To apply you should:
1) Ask for information and guidelines about the residencies, facilities and application form registering at: http://www.proyectoace.org/additional_info
2) Read carefully these documents, understanding the costs involved and what the residency fee does and does not include, (ALL THE INFORMATION IS STATED IN THE GUIDELINES).
You can also have additional information at FAQ.
3) Apply online sending:
Filled application form with the required information: Letter of intention - Personal Resume or CV. - 10 images of recent work. Applicants may upload images (jpg) with a resolution of 72 dpi and a largest dimension around 800 px.
Send your proposal before APRIL 30th, 2016!
Applicants will receive confirmation about if the proposal is accepted by mail during MAY 2016.
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