Deadline: 18/08/2019


14-day residency and exhibition project for 1+1 artist in Athens / Greece.

Program description:
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 includes:

• Accommodation in a 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

Residency duration: 14 days (13 nights) - the residency period begins on Monday and ends on Sunday. The exhibition takes place within the last four days of the residency.

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

Accommodation/studio: Accommodation and workspace are included in the residency program.
Price:  470 Euro per artist (plus 20 Euro cleaning fee). The Price does not include travel fares, museums tickets, meals, artist material or print matter for the show.

Support: FaveLAB supports the artist with communication, practical advice and assistance during the setup of the exhibition or presentation. On request, FaveLAB supports the artist with an invitation letter.

Application requirements: Accepted are applications by artist duos OR 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.

Email us your application including a short introduction of yourself (max 200 words, CV, website link, 4 to 6 images of your work) stating your incentive to participate in the 1+1 program.

New residency dates for late 2019 and early 2020:

2 - 15 December 2019
9 - 22 December 2019

13 - 26 January 2020
27 January - 9 February 2020
10 - 23 February 2020
17 February - 1 March 2020

Please state your preferred date(s) in your application.




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