[artinfo] The Imprint of Man - Representing the Anthropocene
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<http://artandeducation.net/>Artists' Development Programme: "The
Imprint of Man - Representing the Anthropocene"
Application deadline: January 31, 2017, midnight (GMT+1)
The European Investment Bank (EIB) Institute is pleased to announce
the 2017 edition of its Artists' Development Programme (ADP), looking
for one visual artist (born after January 1, 1982) from EU Member
States focusing on the theme of "The Imprint of Man - Representing
The ADP offers emerging European visual artists a month-long
residency in Luxembourg, enabling them to develop their practice and
create a new (body of) work(s), boosted by the mentorship of a
high-profile established artist. In 2017, the recipients wil each be
mentored by acclaimed British artist Callum Innes.
-Less than 35 years of age at the time of application
-Fluency in English
Budget and duration
The EIB Institute will cover the artist's travel costs to and from
Luxembourg, including a stopover to visit Callum Innes in Edinburgh.
The artist will receive a stipend (EUR 100 per day) and will be
provided with a living/working space. At the end of the residency,
the participant will receive a success fee of EUR 1,500, provided
he/she has produced an artwork. The duration of the residency in
Luxembourg will be one month in June 2017.
Upon completion of the residency, the EIB may acquire the artwork(s)
produced on-site from the artist.
Application procedure requirements
-CV (in English)
-Scanned copy of the passport or identity card of the applicant
evidencing nationality of one of the 28 Member States
-A paper detailing the project that would be produced during the
residency, in line with the proposed theme (maximum 600 words, in
-Portfolio of visual documentation of works best representing the art
of the applicant (in PDF format, four A4 pages maximum)
-Names and contact details of two professional referees familiar with
the art of the applicant
-A brief reference in the body of the email to how the applicant
found out about the programme
A jury, consisting of members of the EIB Institute Arts Committee,
external arts professionals and the mentor, will select the candidate
based on the artistic quality of his/her work, motivation, potential
to make the most of the opportunity offered by the residency and the
relevance of the applicant's practices to the cultural context of the
The selected candidate will be informed of the jury's decision via
email by mid-March 2017.
Application deadline: Midnight (GMT+1), January 31, 2017.
Any application failing to comply with the set requirements will be
Applications should be sent electronically to <mailto:arts at eib.org>Ms
European Investment Bank Institute
98-100 Boulevard Konrad Adenauer
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