Deadline: 28/05/2015

International Writing retreats 2015-2016, Mount Subasio, Assisi

Along the Franciscan route, UNESCO World Heritage site

The International artist residency Arte Studio Ginestrelle is located in the Regional Park of Mount Subasio, in the sacred side of the Assisi's mountain, surrounded by ancient forests and sanctuaries built between VII-X centuries.
It offers opportunities for artists from all over the world and from all artistic disciplines. its aim is to support excellence and originality.
- 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.
Each artist will have the opportunity to develop his/her project
within a number of different artistic fields:
a special focus on the Literary Arts during Spring-Summer and Fall-winter
Visual Arts
Performing Arts dancing, music, drama
Landscape Architecture/Design
Environmental projects
Historical Research
The fantastic landscape offers inspiration to all and subject matter to others.
Special cultural programs are available during each month (visits the top of the Mount Subasio (1290 m), the Hermitage (Grotto), Domus Romane, Roman Forum, Studies about Giotto's paintings and other Masters at the Basilica of St. Francis).

Open Studio events are organized at the end of each session, as well as the annual International Contemporary Exhibition of all the works created during the residencies will be shown at the prestigious Art Gallery in Assisi.

Availability for accommodation in single room (for individual artist) and in double room (for couple of artists/colleagues).
The residency fee includes: Bed&Breakfast accommodation

Arte Studio Ginestrelle offers the use of a number of common spaces and facilities:
work and exhibition spaces
refurbished barns adapted as workspaces
living room
internet wireless connection
some organic foods such as olive-oil, vegetables and fruit are also included according to season
natural materials such as stone and wood may also be made available 

We will be glad to send you further information regarding how to apply for the residency programs, cultural events and International exhibitions 2015-2016.

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International Writing retreats 2015-2016, Mount Subasio, Assisi

International Writing retreats 2015-2016, Mount Subasio, Assisi


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