Seoul Art Space GEUMCHEON has chosen and supported promising artists who are active at home and abroad for its Artist-in-Residence program through their regular open call held between September and October of every year.
Living up to its name of [International residency]program a residency of 3 months term, intends to select more international artists.
This program invites world renowned artists and project teams who fit with the space?s mission and objectives.
Through its Artist-in-Residence program the space supports creative artistic activities, as well as exchanges and joint work in diverse genres.
As part of the Seoul metropolitan government?s project to establish creative spaces, Seoul Art Space GEUMCHEON was formed by remodeling a printing plant at Doksan-dong, Geumcheon-gu, Seoul.
The creative space is based on the new concept of executing joint projects, within international artist-in-residencies, experimenting with global aesthetics and locality.
This creative space formation project, spearheaded by Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture, is a key part of Seoul?s cultural strategy, to bring life to idle facilities located in the downtown area, such as factories, underground shops, and empty governmental offices, by remodeling them as spaces for artists? creation and exchange, and spaces for citizens? enjoyment of culture and arts.
- Part of a Governmental Institution
- Months: 3
- Visual Art
- Woodworking tools
- Welding tools
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