Deadline: 15/12/2018

Rural Amazon Base Artist in Residence

Explore different aspects of the Peruvian Amazon, see your art practice from different perspectives.

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR CANDIDATES

  • Must be 21 or older
  • Must have a good command of Spanish and/or English
  • Must have experience in an artistic field.

PRESENTATION
To be considered, candidates must download the application .doc file and fill in all areas:

  • Attach a minimum of 3 images of past work (JPEG, TIF, PNG, GIF). Please limit videos to less than 5 minutes(avi, mpeg, quicktime, wav, mp3 ).
  • Attach PDF and images of previous work and email them to residency@centroselva.com

APPLICATION AND PROJECT PRESENTATION PERIODS FOR PROGRAMMED GROUP RESIDENCIES
Residence program starting on July 29 going till August 17, 2019.
Application from October 15 till December 15, 2018

APPLICATION WHO/HOW
By email: residency@centroselva.com 

DURATION OF RESIDENCIES
20 days
RESIDENCY arrival: July 29, 2019

DISCIPLINES AND MEDIA

  • Visual Art
  • Performing Arts
  • Textile Art
  • Music
  • Literature
  • New Media

AVERAGE NUMBER OF ARTISTS
5 -12

EXPECTATIONS OF THE ARTIST

  • Artist Presentation in Pucallpa
  • Exhibition

SELECTION PROCEDURE
By Committee

PRESENTATION OF ARTISTS’ WORK
Exhibition at the end of the residency

DESCRIPTION OF RESIDENCY SETTING
Established rural setting with primitive accommodations (running water and electricity available)

RESOURCES

  • More than 400 hectares of agricultural and livestock land, grass, reforested areas, ponds, horses, local flora and fauna.
  • Native fruit garden
  • Cooking
  • Limited hours of electricity.
  • Limited or no internet access. For emergencies, we can go to the nearest town. Computers provided by participants.

ACCOMMODATION
Shared Rooms

TYPE AND SIZE OF STUDIOS
Outdoor Shared Studio (including shaded shelter in case of rain)

WORKING LANGUAGE(S)

  • Spanish
  • English

OTHERS
The participants that would like to present a workshop are encouraged to propose one.

RESIDENCY FEE
3500 Peruvian Nuevo Soles
All Expenses paid by the artist.

THIS COVERS:

  • Lecture and workshop on Shipibo-Conibo Art
  • Transportation to and from local airport and residency
  • Group transport for residency related activities
  • 3 meals per day, local cooking
  • Pucallpa City art tour
  • Shared bedrooms
  • Mandatory farm clothing (rubber boots, rain poncho, etc.)
  • Publicity

DOES NOT COVER:

  • Air or bus tickets
  • Medical insurance
  • Materials and tools to carry out personal projects
  • Domestic or international telephone calls
  • Vaccines

HOW TO REACH US:
By plane to Lima, Peru, connecting to the Pucallpa Airport (Capitán FAP David Abensur Rengifo Airport).
The residency location is 39 km (24 miles) from Pucallpa

Rural Amazon Base Artist in Residence

Rural Amazon Base Artist in Residence

Location
Peru

Application deadline
15/12/2018

Residency starts
17/07/2019

Residency ends
17/08/2019

More information
http://centroselva.com