Arte Studio Ginestrelle

General information

Brief description of organisation

New program 2018: Arte Studio Ginestrelle and the Writing Residency provide three creative bedrooms for artists, writers, designers and architects. From the Regional Park of Mt. Subasio the activities have moved to the Assisi town, famous for its frescos by Giotto and Cimabue, in two wonderful venues along via San Rufino 29 and via Santa Maria delle Rose 6, Assisi.

Applications will be judged on the basis of CVs and portfolios submitted.

Each artist will have the opportunity to develop his/her project within a number of different artistic fields:
Design, Architecture
Literary Arts fiction, poetry, script writing, novel, short stories etc.
Video art
Performing Arts
Photography
Visual Arts (en plein air)

The cultural association Ginestrelle can assist artists seeking grants or other forms of funding in their home country/institution, by providing an invitation letter when a candidature is accepted.

It can help organize exhibition openings, as well as press conferences and campaigns to inform the public of our activities.

All artists will have the chance to show and promote their work in the annual International Exhibition of Contemporary Art in Assisi (UNESCO World Heritage site), curated by Arte Studio Ginestrelle.

Organisation founded in

2008

Brief description of residency program

Objectives of Residency Program:
to promote contemporary art in all its diverse forms within an international context,
to stimulate creativity through direct contact with nature and a respect for the environment,
to set up an exchange of ideas within various disciplines of contemporary art practice,
to establish workshops, exhibitions, and open-air art events in the Regional Park of Mount Subasio, Assisi.

Groups of artists
Ginestrelle provides the prefect milieu for international groups of artists already involved in a joint project to work together. The residency will provide an opportunity to bring to fruition any current project. Each group will have the chance to exhibit in Assisi at the end of the each year.

skills: an ability to work as a team

how to apply: send a brief description of the project and the working practices of those involved demonstrating an ability to work as a team.

Residency program since

2008

Disciplines and media
  • Visual Art
  • Educational Programmes
  • New Media
  • Animation
  • Curatorial
  • Film Making
  • Architecture
  • Dance
  • Theatre
  • Performing Arts
  • Music
  • Literature
Type of organisation
  • Part of a Hotel or Guest House

Residency conditions

Duration of residencies
  • 1 week
  • 2 weeks
  • 3 weeks
  • 1 month
Number of artists resident at one time

between 5 and 10

Companions allowed
  • Partners
Grants available

The cultural association Ginestrelle can assist artists seeking grants or other forms of funding in their home country/institution,by providing an invitation letter when a candidature is accepted. The selected resident artists have the chance to show their art projects at the International Contemporary Art Exhibition, at the Gallery in Assisi.

Expenses paid by artist
  • Travel
  • Housing
  • Supplies
  • Food
Expectations of the artist
  • Presentation
  • Leading Workshop or Class
  • Cleaning
  • Exhibition
Application who/how

Application by Mail

Selection procedure

By Committee

Presentation of artists' work

Exhibition at a later date

Description of residency

Setting

Urban

Resources
  • Internet Connection
Number of studios

1

Accomodation
  • Private Room
  • Shared Room
Working language(s)
  • English
  • Spanish
Other activities happening at the space
  • Workshops
  • Presentation
  • Films
  • Exhibitions

How to reach

By train

On the Rome – Florence line passing through Foligno, Assisi, Perugia.

By plane

St Egidio Airport (PG): just a 10 minute drive from Assisi connected by Alitalia with Milan and by Ryanair with London-Stansted.

By car

Arrive at Piazza Matteotti in Assisi. You may leave your car at the parking lot Matteotti.

Nearest airport

St. Egidio airport, Perugia

Contact information

Arte Studio Ginestrelle
San Rufino, 29; Santa Maria delle Rose, 6
06081 Assisi
Italy

artestudioginestrelle@gmail.com
http://artestudioginestrelle.wordpress.com

Phone: + 39 338 8134078

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