Deadline: 07/11/2017

Call for Applications VROMAN FELLOWSHIP

Artists, designers, writers who work on the intersection of art and science can now apply

Description of residency program
The Van Eyck and the Vroman Foundation jointly offer a Fellowship in the form of a 6-month residency at the Van Eyck. The Vroman Fellowship is open to an artist, designer, writer or other maker whose area of creative activity straddles the border between art and science ‒ in the spirit of the polymath Leo Vroman (1915-2014).

"I am sure there is a beauty in our world that has not yet been shown and could not be expressed without either one of these two fields." Leo Vroman, 2012.

Duration of residency
The Vroman Fellow will work at the Van Eyck during the half-year April-September 2018, in the company of 35 – 40 other participants (artists, designers, architects, curators).

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
Artists from all disiplines can apply, as well as designers, writers,etc: whose area of creative activity straddles the border between art and science.

The Van Eyck offers:
studio visits by staff and guest mentors
the use of well-equipped Labs (printing & publishing, photography/new media, woodwork, metalwork, nature research and a library)
collaborative projects with partners from the public, scientific and artistic realms
a public programme of lectures, events, workshops, symposia and exhibitions.

Accommodation and studio/ workspace
The Vroman Fellow will enjoy the use of an individual studio and an apartment.

Fees and support
€65 application fee

The Vroman Fellow will receive for the duration of the residency:
a stipend of €900 monthly
a production budget of €1000

Expectations towards the artist
During the residency period, the Vroman Fellow is expected to create new work with palpable cross-disciplinary qualities. A public presentation of the work is part of the residency period.

Application information
All information on applying and on the Van Eyck can be found on our website

Call for Applications VROMAN FELLOWSHIP

Call for Applications VROMAN FELLOWSHIP

Location
Netherlands

Application deadline
07/11/2017

Residency starts
09/04/2017

Residency ends
09/09/2017

More information
http://www.janvaneyck.nl/en/news/vroman-fellow/