[artinfo] [transform] Fwd: buchsenhausen.air 2007 - call for submissions

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><buchsenhausen.air 2007>
>international fellowship programme for visual and media arts
>call for submissions
>our apologies for cross-posting.
>we would like to inform you that kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen is now
>accepting submissions for a fellowship in 2007. the closing date is
>september 1, 2006 (postmark). below please find the full announcement.
>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
>kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen
><buchsenhausen.air 2007>
>international fellowship programme for visual and media arts
>call for submissions
>kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen invites visual and media artists, theorists
>and art critics to apply for a fellowship in 2007.
>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
>the institution also promotes young, innovative talents and presents
>their work. künstlerhaus büchsenhausen is an institution affiliated to
>the “tyrolean artists' association”.
>with its fellowship programme <buchsenhausen.air> kunstlerhaus
>buchsenhausen actively promotes an internationally pertinent art
>production, research and discussion in the region of tyrol. in the
>framework of the programme every year 4 visual / media artists and 2
>theorists / art critics receive a fellowship and reside in
>innsbruck for
>a period of 5 months. the fellows selected by expert jurors find
>excellent working conditions at kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen, while the
>city of innsbruck and its surrounding area offers an interesting
>in terms of art, culture and landscape. the grant and the residency
>allow fellows to work on the proposed project but also gives them the
>chance to experiment and to reconsider their current practice.
>furthermore, they have the opportunity to directly familiarise
>themselves with the work of other fellows and professionals in the
>region, to exchange plans and ideas and to also carry out joint
>projects. usually, there are 3 fellows (2 artists and 1 theorist / art
>critic) and 6 tyrol-based artists working at kunstlerhaus
>at the same time.
>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 9 studios and a project space.
>3 apartment studios are used by fellows of the international residence
>programme for visual and media arts <buchsenhausen.air>. 6 studios are
>available to artists based in tyrol. kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen
>also has
>a large project and presentation space equipped with multimedia
>facilities. the space was designed by atelier van lieshout.
>+ a stipend of eur 650,-- / month for covering the living and material
>+ individual studio for working and living furnished with a large
>+ free use of the available multimedia production equipment in
><buchsenhausen.labor>; free dsl/wlan internet access
>+ a production budget for the realization of the proposed project
>+ public presentation of the project developed and produced in
>professional artists, theorists and art critics in the fields of
>and media arts from all over the world are eligible for the
>the residence of the candidates must be outside tyrol. the fellows
>spend a minimum of two thirds of the allocated fellowship time at
>künstlerhaus büchsenhausen. working knowledge of german or english
>language is required.
>the requirements include the submission of a project proposal. the
>project has to be developed during the residency and to be
>presented at
>its end. apart from the concluding presentations at the end of the
>fellowship in june 2007 respectively january 2008, fellows are
>to give lectures and/or organize further events related to the
>topics of
>their individual work or research.
>in 2007, kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen offers 4 fellowships to artists
>2 felowships to theorists / art critics. there are two periods for
>candidates can apply:
>term 1: february 1 - june 29, 2007
>term 2: september 3, 2007 ­ january 31, 2008
>the selection is made by expert jurors and based on the quality and
>relevance of the project proposal and the work samples submitted by
>applicants. members of the jury are the director of the kunstlerhaus
>buchsenhausen, a member of the board of the “tyrolean artists'
>association”, and one external theorist, art critic or curator.
>jury 2007: maren richter, andrei siclodi, annette sonnewend
>there is no legal right to be awarded a fellowship at kunstlerhaus
>buchsenhausen. therefore, the jury is under no obligation to justify
>decisions. the decision of the jury will be communicated in written
>form. applicants not selected in the current selection process can
>reapply a maximum of two more times.
>application procedure
>applications must include the following documents:
>+ the project proposal (max 1.000 words, 3 copies)
>+ a visual portfolio / documentation of recent work (artists: max 2
>catalogues, max 10 photos or slides, 1 dvd or 1 cd-rom or 1
>vhs-cassette; theorists / art critics: max 3 recent writing samples)
>+ a curriculum vitae (3 copies)
>+ a filled application form
>download the application form from http://buchsenhausen.at, fill it in
>and send it together with the required material mentioned above to:
>kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen, ref.: "air 2007"
>weiherburggasse 13/12, 6020 innsbruck, austria
>closing date for submissions (postmark) : september 1, 2006
>for additional information please contact:
>office at buchsenhausen.at, phone +43 512 278627-10, fax -11
>kunstlerhaus buchsenhausen
>weiherburggasse 13/12
>6020 innsbruck, austria
>phone +43 512 278627-10
>fax +43 512 278627-11
>office at buchsenhausen.at

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