Deadline: 30/11/2018


14-day Residency & exhibition project in Athens / Greece.

1+1 is a residency and exhibition project for international artists who wish to explore Athens’ rich cultural life and opportunities and present their work in a local art venue.

1+1 provides shared accommodation and working space in central Athens for two weeks and two (1+1) artists who wish to share experiences and take part in a duo show in Athens. The artists will present their work at the end of their 14-day residency period in a four-day curated exhibition in a downtown Athens art venue.

The 1+1 residency includes a customized introduction into ancient and contemporary Greek culture (two guided visits at Unesco sites, museums and art venues), individual networking advice, tips on Athens secret addresses, as well as curatorial assistance/advice for the realization of the exhibition.

1+1 services also include promotional, press and social media support, plus e-invitation+press release for the show (GR/EN) and website documentation.

1+1 includes:

• Accommodation in a 102 m2 Studio apartment with two separate bedrooms / shared studio space
• A curated four-day exhibition in downtown Athens
• Assistance in / advice for the setup of the exhibition
• Two guided visits at Unesco sites, museums and art venues
• Individual networking advice
• Promotion, social media support, press release
• E-invitation + Website documentation

Disciplines: Artists who work in the field of sculpture, painting, installation, photography, performance, textile art, comics, design or jewellery are invited to apply.

Application requirements: We accept applications by artist duos AND by individual artists who wish to get to know and share a studio with a fellow artist they have not met yet and are welcoming the challenge to turn this experience in a duo show. Please apply only if you are 30+ years old.

Residency duration: 14 days (13 nights) - the residency period begins on Monday and ends on Sunday.

Exhibition: 4 days (During the second week of the residency)

Price: 450 Euro / artist. The Price does not include travel fares, museums' and archaeological sites tickets, meals, artist material or print matter for the show.

How to apply: E-mail your application with a short cover letter to introducing yourself and stating your incentive to participate in the 1+1 residency project. Include your bio/cv and website (no social media pages or blog) or 6-8 images of your work (if no website available).

Application deadline:  30 November 2018

1+1 dates:
11 - 24 February 2019
25 February - 10 March 2019
25 March - 7 April 2019
8 - 21 April 2019
20 May - 2 June 2019




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