Artist in Residency Spring 2020

Aim – TongLau Space is an Artist Run association, to bring lively AIR program to Hong Kong and to create more choices and opportunities for artists from overseas. AIR program in HK are mainly held by institutions, museums and art centres by invitation.Տ Limited space and high rent alway are issues in HK, it is […]

Aim –

TongLau Space is an Artist Run association, to bring lively AIR program to Hong Kong and to create more choices and opportunities for artists from overseas.

AIR program in HK are mainly held by institutions, museums and art centres by invitation.Տ Limited space and high rent alway are issues in HK, it is hard to provide housing, workshop and exhibition space for short term overseas artist by art association and independence artist studio. However, we strongly believe that AIR program is not only good for Hong Kong, but also good for artist around the world.Տ We would like to try to create more opportunities for artist who are passionate in art,Տ cultural exchange and interested in exploring the culture of Hong Kong and making new art in Hong Kong. We welcome different status artists to join our program, such as experienced artists, fresh artists or art students from overseas.

Objectives of Residency Program-

to promote contemporary art in all its diverse forms within an international context,

to stimulate creativity through direct contact with urban and the city of Hog Kong,

to set up an exchange of ideas within various disciplines of contemporary art practice,

Cultural exchange and sharing of ideas in contemporary art with local as well as international artists.

 

 

 

 

Duration of residency

<p><p>one to three months</p></p>

Accommodation

<p><p>WE OFFER 2 ROOMS WITH BUNK BED, CAPACITY FOR TWO EACH ROOM. SAME GENDER ARTISTS WILL BE ARRANGED TO STAY IN THE SAME ROOM.<br /><br />
4 artists at one time</p></p>

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance

<p><p>Each artist will have the opportunity to develop his/her project within a number of different artistic fields that we have co-ordinate with different fields of art workshop. Such as<br /><br />
Visual Arts painting, drawing, photography, installation art, sculpture, etc.</p></p>

Studio / Workspace

<p><p>2 shared studios space to enhance residency artist to exchange and discussion</p></p>

Fees and support

<p><p>Program Fees us$1,600 per month (count 28days) Costs cover – share bedroom and studio space, advise and administration support.<br /><br />

Expectations towards the artist

<p><p>artist talk and end presentation are expected<br /><br />
It can help organize exhibitions and opening receptions, and promote them to the public. (Free for residency artists who stay 2 months or more)</p></p>

Application information

email below application materials to tonglauspace@gmail.com

(1) Recent CV
(2) Portfolio (at least 5 images, video, audio, essay or web links as relevant)
(3) Supporting materials to describe your residency project, as applicable (for example, sample schedules, images/videos, web links, etc.)
* The maximum total file size for the above data is 5MB.

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Application deadline
2020-01-30

Residency starts
2020/03/03

Residency ends
2020/05/31

Location
HK

Link to more information
https://tonglauspace.wordpress.com/artist-in-residency/