Deadline: 31/03/2018

Three months residency for a printmaker in Jyväskylä, Finland

Spent your summer in a well-equipped printshop in Central Finland.

Description of residency program
The Ratamo Printmaking and Photography Centre offer a three months artist-in-residence for one printmaker in summer 2018. 

Duration of residency
June 1 - August 31, 2018 

Studio, Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
The Ratamo print workshop has rooms and equipment for intaglio, relief and planographic printmaking and in silk screen, in addition which there is proper darkroom. Most of the users of the printshop are local professional printmakers as well as skilled amateurs, who can rent the facilities either by the year or for shorter periods. It is required that every user is well acquainted with the techniques he/she uses. Each user is given a key to the centre. The working hours are daily from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. 

Accommodation
The resident will stay in our peaceful guest apartment in the city centre. It comprises two separate rooms (one single room and one double room) and a shared kitchen and bathroom. The facilities include TV, sheets and towels. 

Support
- free accommodation at the guest room
-free working at the printshop (except plates, papers and special materials)
-a grant of 600 € for living and material costs 

Expectations towards the artist
Artist talk during the residency 

Application information
Please go to see our English website.

Three months residency for a printmaker in Jyväskylä, Finland

Three months residency for a printmaker in Jyväskylä, Finland

Location
Finland

Application deadline
31/03/2018

Residency starts
01/06/2018

Residency ends
31/08/2018