Deadline: 20/04/2018

ONE WORLD Residency 2018, INDIA

Experience the roots of Indian culture to understand One world One Family.

Description of residency program
Kalanirvana invites established and emerging artists,photographers, architects, writers, curators, cultural managers, performing artists etc  for perusing their artistic exploration and experience Indian Culture, Art and its vibrant heritage to get inspired or to do research. To support the artists from all disciplines KIAR partly sponsor the Selected Residents Artists for city tour , air port pick up and drop and Local transport, cultural tour, workshop and art interaction with local artists. To apply please register with us.
Benefits: The artists will participate to understand, experience and learn about Indian culture and art and it will be a exchange of culture in true sense during their stay at KIAR Artists Residency. The artists will be able to explore the world famous temple architecture dates back to 6th century till date and various crafts and textiles and hand made fabrics as well a true spiritual Indian culture.
There are a lot of  important places to explore in terms of art, architecture, craft, culture, heritage, textile, wild life , religious monuments of Hinduism,Jainism,Buddhism and a lot of delicious food and beaches to relax.

Duration of residency
30-90 Days ( 15 days option is there too without exhibition )
WINTER 2018 – Jan 07 – Feb 08 ( 15-30 DAYS, Application dead line 20th Nov 2017 )
MONSOON 2018 – June 10 – July 22 ( 15-30 DAYS,Application dead line 20th April 2018 )
FALL 2018– Sept 05 – Dec 28 ( 15-180 DAYS,Application dead line 20th July 2018 )
( Based on availability ) 

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
Fine art, Photography, Film Making, Literature, Curation, Research, Performing art, Nature art and Cultural activity.
We do provide Easels, Basic art materials ( basic colors, Canvas, Paper for the art collection for KIAR ) , Printer, Scanner, wifi, Basic Kitchen.
We Provide one of the best assistance in terms of art, culture, place, history, heritage, tribe, textile, people, food, festivals and crafts of India. As Our curator himself is an artist, and Photographer and well travelled cultural enthusiasts with a back ground of animation and film making and having experience of 26 years in the various fields. One will get best assistance and guidance for exhibition, workshop and right kind of connection in terms of research, study documentation by international curator Ashis Pahi.

We provide private and shared rooms based on availability. 

Studio/ workspace
We have two studio space. one is indoor and other is on terrace . there are good number of Easel and empty space for various residents. We also have a nice open space at the ground floor where artists can use it for work.
As the residency is situated in a green zone there are many varieties of birds are found around the Residency premises and surrounding areas. The environment is very calm and peaceful as well as very near to city life. The ambience is very good for creative minds of various disciplines. The Residency is smartly located in a city with a touch of semi urban and rural glimpse with beautiful nature to inspire all kind of residents irrespective of discipline. 

Fees and support
700$ USD for 15 days per person 1000$ USD for 30 days per person on twin sharing.
750$ USD for 15 days per person 1100$ USD for 30 days per person on single occupancy.
Extra Fee : for Puri and Konark and Craft village  Extra : 250$ – 260$ per person onward depends  on number of days
Residency Fee  includes:

  • Accommodation + Electricity and Taxes

KIAR Sponsor :

  • Airport pick up and drop
  • Indian food at Residency only
  • Workshop on Indian Art and Culture
  • Dinner /Lunch with Indian Family ( optional )
  • Culture Tour
  • Work space
  • Bollywood Film Ticket and Tour ( optional )
  • City Tour
  • Local Transport of City Tour
  • WIFI
  • First Aid Medicines

Residency Fee does not includes:

  • Air Travel from your country
  • VISA
  • Entry tickets for different sites
  • Personal expenditure
  • Personal Transport cost not comes under residency fee
  • Art Materials

Partial Grant  for students artists group under 30 year age. For Travel grants Artists has to take care of their own grants as this is a self funded organisation.
We do support the artists in connecting with local artists and people as well provide a lot of information which are not available in books or web. We also take topmost care of the residents safety, health and artistic requirement. Also we do support the resident for future collaboration or projects with KIAR and India.

Expectations towards the artist
1. All residents are expected to do a power point presentation on their work and their country ( only for residents staying more than 25 days )
2. All the residents has to contribute something to the collection of the international collection for the exhibition which will be at the end of the residency. ( only for residents staying more than 25 days ) 

Application information
This project is for Artists ( from all forms of art ) on twin sharing from any nationality.
One can send Digital Application with latest bio-data and 10 images of your best works with.jpg format and  each file should be of minimum  3mb or more to  with heading ' one world- International '.

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ONE WORLD Residency 2018, INDIA

ONE WORLD Residency 2018, INDIA


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