Artnoise 2020 Open Residency (Accra, Ghana)

Artnoise 2020 Open Residency is a year long program designed for Creatives who work in the digital space interested in exploring African arts and take steps in developing their careers and artistic development. This part of the program takes place in Accra, Ghana for digital creatives such as digital illustrators and painters, video game artists, […]

Artnoise 2020 Open Residency is a year long program designed for Creatives who work in the digital space interested in exploring African arts and take steps in developing their careers and artistic development.

This part of the program takes place in Accra, Ghana for digital creatives such as digital illustrators and painters, video game artists, Youtube content creators and other digital arts professionals to create, research, experiment, cultivate new directions in their work as well as execute new projects. In addition to a shared studio space and living facilities, artists are invited to immerse themselves in the local creative community, art exhibitions and festivals, visit galleries and have the opportunity to learn from their peers in the hosting city.

Duration of residency

3 weeks

Accommodation

Shared House: The program offers a house for all residents to live for the duration of your program.

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance

This program is aimed at Game Arts, Digital painters, Cyberartists, Photographers, Game Artists, Immersion (virtual reality), Motion graphics artists, Tradigital art and other digital arts professionals who are interested in drawing inspiration from African arts and cultures whether they speak English, French, Arabic, Spanish, Portuguese or German.
Studio as well as equipment are available to artists for the duration of the program.

Studio / Workspace

2 shared workspaces in the living quarters and a rented space shared with other local artists is available to residents for use

Fees and support

$350

Expectations towards the artist

Artists are expected to submit work that can be used for the final exhibition which coincides with Ghana’s Street art festival period

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Application deadline
2020-11-22

Residency starts
2020-08-17

Residency ends
2020-09-06

Location
Ghana

Link to more information
https://artnoiseng.com/2020openresidency/