Deadline: 30/07/2019

Untitled Art Residency 2019 Summer (Sep, Oct) Open Call

Untitled Space Artist in Residence calls for artists for residencies in summer 2019.

About Untitled Space
Untitled Space is an artist-run gallery and residency based in Zhujiajiao, Shanghai. As the title ‘Untitled’ suggests, we strive to provide a creative space and exchange platform for contemporary artists without any restrictions and boundaries. Untitled Space is dedicated to showcasing contemporary art exhibitions, artist in residence program and providing workshops for the public, etc. In addition, United Space encourages collaboration between international artists and local artists in the context of Chinese contemporary society; where multicultural expression sparks fresh perspectives and ideas.

About Untitled Space Artist in Residence
Untitled Space AiR encourages both young artists to continue their practice upon graduation and practicing artists to be keep inspired. Untitled Space AiR aims at providing an ideal creative and living environment for all artists. Opens to all contemporary artists throughout the year (except February),  during the residency, artists are encouraged to create a new body of work, engage in conversation with artists from Mainland China and around the world.

Duration of Residency
1 month Program´╝Ü30 days
2 months Program: 60 days
3 months Program: 90 days

Residency Disciplines

  • Visual Art
  • New Media
  • Animation
  • Curatorial
  • Printmaking
  • Film Making
  • Sculpture
  • Installation
  • Ceramics
  • Performing Arts

Residency Location
Untitled Space AiR located at ancient water town - Zhujiajiao, was established about 1,700 years ago. From Zhujiajia to the downtown is about 40mins by the metro, walk from Untitled Space to Zhujiajiao metro station is about 15mins. Convenience stores, restaurants, bars, tea houses, cinema, and other art spaces all in the same community.

Residency Exhibition
Untitled Space AiR will curate exhibitions for resident artists at the end of each residency program. Exhibitions are a chance for resident artists to summarize their projects and experience during the residency. Resident artists will exhibit their works at the Untitled Space Gallery according to our exhibition schedule (Normally the exhibition takes place on the last weekend of the month). 

For artists stays 1 or 2 months, will participate in the group exhibition, for artists stay for 3 months, there is a solo exhibition.

*Participation in the exhibition is not compulsory

Residency Studio
Untitled Space AiR will provide a semi-sharing studio, each resident artist has their own working space. There is a wide variety of tools/equipment available for resident artists. Such as easel, tripod, lighting gear, projector, monitor, speakers, electric kiln and etc.

Residency Accommodation
Untitled Space AiR provides private bedrooms for selected artists with a queen size or super single size bed and air conditioner (warm and cold), a desk and a chair, an open closet. Artists are free to use the kitchen, laundry (washing machine and dryer), rooftop garden, and other common space.

Residency Fee

  • The residency program is run as a sustainable residency. Resident artists need to pay a residency fee total of 8,800 CNY per artist for every 1 month (30days) stay, which is to meet the minimum cost of running the residency program
  • Residency Program does not carry any funding or sponsorship program yet, so encourage artists to manage the scholarship application, grants or financial support in their home countries during the application period. Untitled Space will provide the necessary documentation to the selected applicant that so requires
  • The artist is responsible for transportation, food, art material, and other living expenses

Expectations Towards the Resident Artist

  • At least one finish artwork
  • Participate in the solo/group exhibition at the end of the residency

How to apply? 
Please fill in the application form at

Untitled Art Residency 2019 Summer (Sep, Oct) Open Call

Untitled Art Residency 2019 Summer (Sep, Oct) Open Call


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