Creating and Writing in Assisi, UNESCO World Heritage Site

Souses/partners, colleagues, individual artists and writers are welcome to apply. Open calls for January, February, Spring, Summer, Fall-winter 2020: Last minute open call 2019: December 18th – December 31st, 2019 The creative and writing projects developed during December 2019 and throughout 2020 will be shown at the International Collective Exhibit of Literature, Visual and Performing […]

Souses/partners, colleagues, individual artists and writers are welcome to apply.

Open calls for January, February, Spring, Summer, Fall-winter 2020:

Last minute open call 2019: December 18th – December 31st, 2019

The creative and writing projects developed during December 2019 and throughout 2020 will be shown at the International Collective Exhibit of Literature, Visual and Performing Arts 2020, at the Art Gallery in Assisi, for one week in Fall-winter 2020. 

will be shown at the International Collective Exhibit of Literature, Visual and Performing Arts, from November 16th – 24th, 2019, at the Art Gallery in Assisi. 

Description of residency programs
“Arte Studio Ginestrelle” new program in Assisi town, near the Cathedral of San Rufino.
It provides two charming double bedrooms and studio (which might be also reserved as single rooms). The location would be ideal for couples of artists/writers, as well as for colleagues working in joint projects.

Writing residency” program for individual writer/artist and couples, who desire to stay in the heart of Assisi, in a privileged position next to the Church of “Santa Maria delle Rose” and close to the Cathedral of Assisi “San Rufino”. The Roman Empire built a Temple (I century B.C.) in this site. 

Enjoying the seasonal activities and cultural events: Dr. Marina Merli will suggest you the cultural and educational activities to attend, during each month of the year, as the guided tours of the Roman ruins, of the hidden shrines and water sources in Assisi – UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Solo and joint projects:
Opportunities for developing projects created by individuals, couples/partners and colleagues.

Duration of residency
It is possible to apply for weekly and monthly residencies.

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance

  • Design
  • Architecture
  • Literary Arts
  • Photography
  • Video projects
  • Film making
  • Curating/Galleries
  • Academics
  • Fine Arts (focused on watercolours and drawings, painting en plein air)
  • Performing Arts
  • Music 

Accommodation
Artists may request private or sharing accommodation

Fees and support
The daily residency fee usually ranges between 35 – 50 Euros according the length of the residency and type of accommodation (for individuals, couples or colleagues). 

For the selected writers and artists: we usually write an invitation letter to send to the Arts Council/University, in the country where their work and live, to support their applications.

Expectations towards the artist
The writer/artist who will be selected for both of our programs is invited in taking part in:
the annual International Contemporary Art Exhibition 2020. Further opportunities to apply for Art Fairs in Italy and abroad are also available. 

Application information
The selection process is focused on artist’s CV and their projects-proposals to develop during residencies.
Applications are open for the last dates available in December 2019, as well as for the new year 2020.
For the application-forms and any further details about our residencies programmes, please, contact Dr. Marina Merli at
artestudioginestrelle@gmail.com

 

Duration of residency

from one week to one month

Accommodation

Artists may request private or sharing accommodation

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance

Design

Architecture

Literary Arts

Photography

Video projects

Film making

Curating/Galleries

Academics

Fine Arts (focused on watercolours and drawings, painting en plein air)

Performing Arts

Music

Studio / Workspace

Artists may request private or sharing studio or work space

Fees and support

Fees and support
The daily residency fee usually ranges between 35 – 50 Euros according the length of the residency and type of accommodation (for individuals, couples or colleagues).

For the selected writers and artists: we usually write an invitation letter to send to the Arts Council/University, in the country where their work and live, to support their applications.

Expectations towards the artist

The writer/artist who will be selected for both of our programs is invited in taking part in:
the annual International Contemporary Art Exhibition 2020. Further opportunities to apply for Art Fairs in Italy and abroad are also available.

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Application deadline
2019-12-31

Residency starts
2020-01-01

Residency ends
2020-12-31

Location
Italy

Link to more information
https://artestudioginestrelle.wordpress.com/