Belgrade artist in residence – Center 424

+381653357783
belgradeair@gmail.com
Name of Residency: BAIR

Belgrade AIR is a program as part of the Center 424 non-profit artist-run organization that supports artists, curators and martial artists via one-week to three-month residencies taking place in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia. The programs aim to foster cultural exchange between artists from different disciplines, create a dialogue and promote possible collaboration.

Art gallery, museum and inter-studio visits will be arranged to facilitate the interaction of international and local art practitioners.

We offer short-term residency programs in Belgrade, Serbia. We welcome all artistic disciplines and encourage the exchange of ideas between residents and local artists.

Duration of residency: From 1 week to 3 months

Companion allowed

Working language: English

Accommodation: separate apartment

Fees paid by the artist include accommodation in a separate apartment (accommodation, electricity, water, heating, WI-Fi internet, towels, bed sheets) and our organization (logistics, introductions to local art professionals, workshops, visiting exhibitions, artists studios, visiting Faculty of Fine Arts and meeting with professors, seminars, etc). We can also put you in touch with relevant professionals, including art historians, curators, local artists, and galleries in order to facilitate artistic collaboration.

At the moment, grants are unfortunately not available. Artists are responsible for all costs, however, we can assist you in applying for funding.

Residency Programme since: 2012
Description of Organisation:

Belgrade AIR is a program as part of the Center424 non-profit artist-run organization that supports artists, curators and martial artists via one-week to three-month residencies in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia. Residency programs aim to foster cultural exchange between artists from different disciplines, create a dialogue and encourage possible collaboration.

Visits to art galleries, museums and artists&rsquo studios will be arranged to facilitate the interaction of international and local art practitioners.

Our organization was established in 2012 and has since hosted various artists from all over the world.

We are looking to collaborate with other like-minded arts organizations in Europe. This sustainable partnership could lead to joint art projects and foster the mobility of local talents by way of exchange and promotion abroad/locally.

Organisation founded in: 2012
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Artist-Run
  • Independent Association/Foundation
Working Languages:
  • English
Presentation of artists’ work: Arranged on a case-by-case basis
Number of studios: 1
Number of artists in residence at one time: 4
Studio type and size: Live/work studio
Accommodation type:
Private Apartment
Shared Apartment
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Dance
  • Performing Arts
  • Textile Art
  • Music
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Private accommodation
  • Shared accommodation
  • Shared studio / workplace
  • Kitchen
  • Space for partners, families, pets
  • Internet
What artistic facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Exhibition space
  • Other
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Companions Allowed:
  • Children
  • Partners
  • Pets
  • Application process: Other
    If other, please specify: email
    Do you charge an application fee for your residency?: No
    Do you provide the residents with any funds associated with the residency? (e.g. stipend, fellowship, production allowance): No
    Expenses paid by the artist:
    • Travel
    • Accommodation
    • Food
    • Supplies
    Other activities happening at the space:
    • Workshops
    • Presentation
    • Exhibition
    Selection process: By committee
    Setting: Urban
    Nearest Airport: Nikola Tesla airport Belgrade
    Nearest Train Station: Belgrade Central train station
    How to reach by plane: ARRIVAL: &ldquoNikola Tesla&rdquo International Airport, Belgrade, Serbia.City bus number 72 takes you directly to the center.Program coordinator can meet you in the center when you arrive and take you to the apartment or can wait for you in the apartment.From the airport you can take a taxi to center (around 2000 dinars less than 20 euros), You can check at official taxi info at the airport. It is easy to come with a public bus, the bus ride takes 40 minutes depending on traffic.You can take bus 72 from the airport (upstairs in front) to Zeleni Venac (last stop), there you will see Mc Donald&rsquos (they have free wifi in front). We can meet here at the agreed time. Getting around with a mapYou can download app maps.me, that is only one that will show building numbers, and has both Latin and Cyrillic alphabet. Most of the street names are in the Cyrillic alphabet so you can compare names. Also, google maps doesn&rsquot show street numbers correctly so it can confuse you, and maps.me app shows street numbers.
    How to reach by train: By train or bus to Belgrade Central Station (both bus and train)- Alternatively, the program coordinator can meet the artist at the station or wait for you at the apartment.
    Street & Number: toplicka 22
    Postal Code: 11000
    City: Belgrade
    toplicka 22
    Belgrade 11000 SRB
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