[artinfo] buchsenhausen.air 2006 - call for applications

buchsenhausen.labor labor at buchsenhausen.at
Mon Sep 12 18:13:00 CEST 2005

dear friends,

we would like to inform you that kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen is now
accepting submissions for a fellowship in 2006. attached please find the
call for applications. we would be grateful if you could forward it to
artists, theorists and art critics who could be interested in applying.

kind regards,
andrei siclodi


buchsenhausen.air 2006
international residence programme for visual and media arts
call for applications

our apologies for cross-posting.

kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen invites visual and media artists,
theorists and art critics to apply for a fellowship in 2006.
candidates must submit a project proposal which has to be developed
during the residency and to be presented at its end. see for further
details http://buchsenhausen.at. the deadline for submissions is
september 30, 2005 (postmark).

kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen is an international centre for production,
research and discussion in the fields of visual and media arts. the
kunstlerhaus provides a forum that facilitates direct exchange between
artists, theorists, art critics and curators from the region and abroad.
the institution also promotes young, innovative talents and presents
their work. kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen is an institution affiliated with
the "tyrolean artists' association".

the building -the eastern wing of the buchsenhausen castle, built in the
middle of the 17th century and situated in the city of innsbruck, not
far from its centre - houses eleven studios and a project space. three
apartment studios are used by fellows of the international residence
programme for visual and media arts "buchsenhausen.air". eight studios
are available to artists based in tyrol. the künstlerhaus also has a
large project and presentation space equipped with multimedia
facilities. the space was designed by atelier van lieshout in the spring
of 2003.

residence programme
with its residence programme kunstlerhaus büchsenhausen actively
promotes an internationally relevant art production, research and
discussion in the region of tyrol. in the framework of the programme
every year 6 visual / media artists and 3 theorists / art critics
receive a fellowship and reside in innsbruck for a period of 3 months.
the fellows selected by an international jury find excellent working
conditions at the kunstlerhaus, while the city of innsbruck and its
surrounding area offers an interesting setting in terms of art, culture
and landscape. the residency at the kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen allows
fellows to work on the proposed project but also gives them the
possibility to experiment and to reconsider their current practice.
furthermore, they have the opportunity to become directly familiar with
the work of other residents, to exchange plans and ideas and to also
carry out joint projects. usually, there are three fellows and eight
tyrol-based artists working at the kunstlerhaus at the same time.

- individual studio for working and living furnished with a large shared
- free use of the available multimedia production tools in
buchsenhausen.labor: macintosh g4 computers equipped with software for
professional image and video editing, webdesign work and dvd authoring,
professional mini-dv camera (canon xl1), digital photo-camera (canon eos
10d), broadband internet access
- a stipend of eur 750,--/ month for covering the living and material
- a production budget for the realization of the proposed project
- presentation of the project produced in buchsenhausen.labor

professional artists, theorists and art critics in the fields of visual
and media arts and with relevant study or training and an experience of
work of at least three years' time are eligible for the fellowship. the
residence of the candidates must be outside tyrol. the requirements
include the submission of a project proposal which has to be developed
during the residency and to be presented at its end. the fellows must
spend a minimum of 2/3 of the allocated fellowship time at the
kunstlerhaus. working knowledge of german or english language is assumed.

for additional informations please contact:
office at buchsenhausen.at, phone +43 512 278627-10, fax -11

kind regards

andrei siclodi

Kuenstlerhaus Buechsenhausen
Weiherburggasse 13/12
6020 Innsbruck, Austria
phone +43 512 278627-10
fax +43 512 278627-11
office at buchsenhausen.at

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