Deadline: 15/09/2018

Writers Residency RUC // last availability 2018 Sept-Oct

Enhance creativity and concentration while living the magic of rural life in the Italian Alps.

RUC - Rural Residency for Contemporary Arts, is an international artist residency, strongly rooted in its territory and aiming to enhance multicultural dialogue and interdisciplinary exchange between international artists and local rural traditions. RUC is sited in a remote location that with its isolated beauty and strong roots in ancient local traditions will offer the ideal environment for intellectual work while creating optimal conditions for concentration and creativity, international exchange, friendship, and mutual understanding.

We offer three weeks availability for one writer from September 17 to October 14, 2018.

Please apply per email to

Facilities and support included
One room with desk and view on the mountains in a 19th century house with a set of inspirational common spaces, a beautiful private garden within an estate of 8 hectares (20 acres) on the hills, ringed by higher mountains, with vineyards that produce very refined wines with innovative methods.

RUC offers support to the residents with their research and helps making connections according to their interests.

Our staff is always at disposal of the residents for any suggestions or information about local neighborhood, events, socio-cultural network, and logistics. 

The weekly residency fee may vary according to the length of the residency and type of accommodation. The residency fee is already partly subsidized and is intended to cover the general cost of running the program and the maintenance of the whole property, buildings and countryside.

We apply our discounted fee to last minute opportunities: €50 per day, minimum stray is 1 week. This fee does not include meals.

Do not hesitate to write to us for any further details.

Writers Residency RUC // last availability 2018 Sept-Oct

Writers Residency RUC // last availability 2018 Sept-Oct


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