Deadline: 31/05/2016

Ratamo Printmaking and Photography Centre

One month residency for printmakers at a living art centre in Jyväskylä in beautiful Central Finland

Description of residency program
Ratamo is a living art centre concentrated in printmaking an photography.

It is situated in Jyväskylä in the central part of Finland, which is well-known for it's beautiful lakes. Jyväskylä is a living university town with it's more than 130 000 inhabitants. There are several museums in the city including an art museum.

Here's a link to a short video showing the city.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jGoCHC_rDFc 

Duration of residency
1 month

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
A well-equipped print workshop. All printmaking techniques are in use. There is a full-time technician, who will help the visiting artists.

Accommodation
A room in an apartment with two rooms and joined kitchen and bathroom. Our guest room is located in the centre of the city but not far from Ratamo. Wifi is not availabe in the apartment. Sheets and towels are included.

Studio/ workspace
Shared studio space with local and other visiting artists. Wifi available.

Fees and support
A grant of 400 € for living and materail costs. 

Expectations towards the artist
A presentation at the gallery during the residency.

Application information
see http://www.jyvaskyla.fi/ratamo/en/facilities/recidencies 

Ratamo Printmaking and Photography Centre

Ratamo Printmaking and Photography Centre

Location
Finland

Application deadline
31/05/2016

Residency starts
01/10/2016

Residency ends
31/10/2016

More information
http://www.jyvaskyla.fi/ratamo/en/facilities/recidencies