[artinfo] Curatorial residencies in Bucharest
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Curatorial residencies in Bucharest
ARC Bucharest is excited to announce the kickstart of its curatorial
research residency program with an open call for curators working and
living outside Romania to explore the effervescent art scene in
ARC Bucharest aims to spark new opportunities and exciting exchanges
both for artists based in Bucharest (and beyond in Romania) and arts
professionals from the international art world while forging durable
personal and institutional connections on the long run.
Even if many of the artists living and working in Bucharest exhibit
internationally, the multilayered and complex visual art scene is
still under the radar. Insider in the labyrinthine Bucharest art
scene, ARC will act as guide for curators willing to discover or to
deepen their knowledge on local artistic practices.
ARC Bucharest offers short-term and intensive residencies, typically
spanning from 5 to 14 days, aimed at both freelance and
institutionally affiliated curators. Reflecting the local art
context's multifaceted nature, we welcome applications from a wide
spectrum of curatorial practices, research interests and professional
While the residency is based in Bucharest and focused on the city's
artistic context, ARC also aims to create connections also to other
cities across Romania which foster strong artistic communities, like
Ia?i, Cluj and Timi?oara.
ARC Bucharest residencies are fully funded, covering travel and
accommodation expenses, a fee for a public event such as presentation
or workshop and additional expenses for trips to other cities in
Please send your residency application form to
<mailto:pply at arcbucharest.ro>apply at arcbucharest.ro before midnight,
30 June, 2017. For more details and guidelines see:
We look forward to receiving your application.
ARC Bucharest's 2017 program is co-financed by The Administration of
The National Cultural Fund and supported by UniCredit Bank.
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