Deadline extended – February 28, 2018
RIXC Nordic – Baltic residency programme anounces the call for year 2018! This new digital artists residency programme will focus on techno-ecologies, urban rural connection, immersive environments, bioart and similar topics.
We welcome professional artists from Nordic and Baltic countries to apply for two-month residency, that should take place in May-June (or October-November).
We welcome applications from both – established and emerging artists, and we primarily will accept those applications, in which artists will express their interest in exhibiting their work, getting engaged with local communities, conducting workshops, getting involved in RIXC activities, and with a local scene, and/or to visit our partner space in other Baltic residencies. Artists groups are welcome if they are wiling to share the conditions including the accommodation.
Digital artists from Nordic-Baltic region will be granted with the scholarship in 1500 EUR for 2 – month residency, project production / material budget of 1000 EUR, free accommodation, travel expenses up to 300 EUR for artists from Finland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Åland; up to 650 EUR for the artists from Iceland, the Faroe Islands, Greenland and up to 30 EUR for the artists from Estonia and Lithuania.
During residency artists will have free access to wifi, shared work space in RIXC Laboratory, equipped with facilities for AR/VR/360-video production, sound and video editing, and digital fabrication (3D printer, CNC, laser cutter).
Artists who will be willing to work with environment, ecology and field studies, will have a unique possibility to spend a part of the time in RIXC Rural Lab (100 km from Riga).
Applications should be submitted online to the email email@example.com and must include a CV, (audio)-visual documentation and a preliminary plan or sketch of the proposed project to be developed within the RIXC Residency programme.
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