Bamboo Curtain Studio

The residency program is part of our vision, which is to provide a service platform where arts and creativity can be accessible to all disciplines / sectors of society.

We welcome international artists, curators, and researchers with any creative concept or project, you can submit proposal anytime, once accepted, fees and conditions can be discussed.

Annual open call is in October-December, successful candidates are awarded to use one of the studio free of charge for a month. (Special equipment will be charged additionally)

We are happy to accommodate four types of works:

&bull Working space and equipment for 3 Dimensional works and mixed media artists.

&bull Site-specific works in public intervention.

&bull Experimentation and collaboration of all creative disciplines.

&bull Consultative, research and implementation services for arts related projects.

Support to residency artists includes:

&bull General Administration: Visa application, local coordination etc.

&bull Custom-Designed resource connection and exchange

&bull Work in Process: Concepts and ideas experimentation

&bull Works presentation at or off site.

Type of presentation events during residency:

&bull Open Studio/ Rehearsal

&bull Artist&rsquos Talk

&bull Workshop

&bull Outreach

&bull Exhibition/ Performance

&bull Work in Progress Presentation

We mainly custom-design the residency on an individual basis. Service includes introducing the visiting artists to important exhibitions/performances to join in art community and culture events, such as: open studios, related group shows / discussions, and outreach with local schools and communities.

Residency Programme since: N/A
Description of Organisation:

The Bamboo Curtain Studio (BCS) in Taiwan aims to promote cross-cultural exchanges by providing a meeting point for visitors from national and international art related fields, for short visits or specific projects.

BCS is member of Res Artis, initiator of Intra Asia Network for AIR & Artists&rsquo mobility, regional representative of International Network of Culture Diversity and Arts Network Asia, country representative for World Culture Forum Asia-Pacific. We could custom design the residency programme based on individual needs, such as visiting important exhibitions, performances, and to join in art community and cultural events.

Organisation founded in: please choose
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Independent Association/Foundation
Working Languages:
  • English
Presentation of artists’ work: Arranged on a case-by-case basis
Duration of residency:
  • Months: 1
Number of studios: 5
Number of artists in residence at one time: 4
Studio type and size: N/A
Accommodation type:
Private Room
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics
  • Dance
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Kitchen
  • Internet
  • Ceramics facilities
  • Library
  • Office
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Application process: Project based
Other activities happening at the space:
  • Exhibition
Selection process: By committee
Setting: N/A
How to reach by train: Our studio is situated along the bicycle path of the Tamsui riverbank. It is 10-minutes walking distance to the MRT ZhuWei Station, and about 30 minutes commute to downtown Taipei, Taiwan
Street & Number: P.O.Box 61
Postal Code: 100
City: Taipei
P.O.Box 61
Taipei 100 TWN
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