OPEN CALL for Site-Responsive Art Residency & Biennale at I-Park ($3,500 commission fee and a 3-week residency)
Applications are open now for I-Park’s 2021 Site-Responsive Art Residency & Biennale. The residency element will run from August 30 to September 20 and host between 6 and 7 artists working in the field of site-responsive art. The Biennale will open to the public on September 18, 2021. An artist’s stipend of $3,500 will be awarded to each invitee, along with economy travel costs. Collaborating teams are welcome to apply but the team leader is responsible for all aspects of participation, including communications and allocation of the artist’s stipend. Artists/designers from the following creative disciplines are encouraged to apply: visual arts, music composition/sound art, language arts, architecture, new media and landscape/garden/ecological design.
For 2021, all works must include a substantial physical installation that will remain in good condition through the autumn of 2022. Private living quarters, a meals program and limited local transportation services will be provided to participants. Workshop space and a wide selection of tools, equipment and materials are readily available. Applications are processed online through SlideRoom. A $35 application fee is required to help defray the costs associated with the application and curatorial processes (Fee waivers may be available upon request) Extensive program and application details about the 2021 program are available at http://www.i-park.org/2021sracall. The application deadline is January 18, 2021.