Deadline: 13/09/2017

International Writing and Artist Retreats 2017, Assisi and Mt. Subasio, Italy

Retrears and International Exhibition 2017, Assisi, UNESCO World Heritage Site.

We are selecting applications for the last residency opportunities in Fall-Winter 2017, as well as for the annual Contemporary Art Exhibition

Dates still available to apply:
September 17/18 - 28
October 2 - 30 (availability for two - three - four weeks)
October 29 - November 11
December 11 - 18

Description of residency program
Exclusive residency programs and the International exhibitions:

  • Program one to one: to join weekly residencies at the Writing residency in Assisi town, UNESCO World Heritage Site, with weekly residencies at Arte Studio Ginestrelle in the forest of the Regional Park of Mt. Subasio.

  • Program for writers and artists who desire to stay in the residency located in the heart of Assisi, in a privileged position next to the Church of "Santa Maria delle Rose" and close to the Cathedral of Assisi "San Rufino", in the heart of the historical town. The Roman Empire built a Temple (I century B.C.) in this site.  

  • Program for writers and artists who desire to stay in the residency located in the heart of the Regional Park of Mt. Subasio, surrounded by the natural forest and ancient sanctuaries, along the Franciscan paths.

Duration of residencies
It is possible to apply for weekly and monthly residencies.

It is possible to apply for Fall-winter 2017-2018.

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
- Literary Arts
- Middle Ages Research
- Academics
- Design
- Architecture
- Fine Arts (techniques of watercolours and drawings)
- Photography
- Curating/Galleries

Accommodation and studio/ workspace
The Writing residency in Assisi is equipped with private accommodation and private studio/workspaces

The residency Arte Studio Ginestrelle is equipped with private accommodation and sharing studio/workspaces

Fees and support
The weekly residency fee ranges between 250 - 350 Euros according the length of the residency and type of accommodation

For the selected writers and artists: we usually write an invitation letter to send to the Arts Council/University, in the country where their work and live, to support their applications.

Expectations towards the artist
The writer/artist who will be selected for both of our residencies is invited in taking part in:

  • the International Contemporary Art Exhibitions 2017, at the prestigious gallery in Assisi and in other Italian and International venues (Florence and abroad).

  • the cultural activities, which will be organized every week for resident artists by the board members of Arte Studio Ginestrelle (as tours focused on the historical and artistic heritage of Assisi).

Application information
The selection process is focused on artist's CV and their projects-proposals to develop during residencies. The selection committee communicates to the applicant the result of the selection with the official acceptance letter.

For the application-forms and any further details about our residencies programmes, please, contact us at artestudioginestrelle@gmail.com

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International Writing and Artist Retreats 2017, Assisi and Mt. Subasio, Italy

International Writing and Artist Retreats 2017, Assisi and Mt. Subasio, Italy

Location
Italy

Application deadline
13/09/2017

Residency starts
18/09/2017

Residency ends
31/12/2017

More information
http://artestudioginestrelle.wordpress.com/