FARM Studio in Rajasthan India offers artists a tranquil, back to nature atmosphere in rural Rajasthan. Surrounding the studio are farms, goat and camel herding communities, small villages with traditional potters and metal smiths. Artists have the opportunity to exchange with local artisans as well as fellow resident international artists.
Sessions with spaces available are:
# 2 – 5 November to 1 December, 2019
# 3 – 1 December – 25 December, 2019
We encourage artists to apply asap. Since it’s a ‘last minute’ residency application we are offering flexibility in the dates, please email us to specify your request and we will do our best to accommodate you.
Couples and families are welcome.
The fee for each residency is $550 USD and includes: pick-up and drop-off to/from nearest train or bus station, accommodation, vegetarian meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner), daily upkeep of the premises, basic kitchen, tea/coffee and snacks, studio space, internet, electricity, basic tools, administration, publicity of the artist’s project (if required), b/w printer, first aid kit, organization of outreach programming (if required), local sight-seeing, venues for artist talks, and the possibility of exhibition or performance. If requested we also arrange a connection with the pottery community and use of their facilities.
We provide applicants an official invitation letter.
See past artists here: https://farmingstudio.wordpress.com/artist/
Artist Carissa Mosley created this poetic short film inspired by one young woman’s love of her village and dreams for her future while attending Farm Studio Residency in Andore village: https://vimeo.com/336634884
See Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/farmingstudio/
Duration of residency
Tents (shared and private)
Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
Artists of all disciplines creating in any media are welcome to apply: dance, theatre, music, sound, performance art, writing, painting, drawing, printmaking, textiles, culinary, photography, video/film, animation, architecture, sculpture (any material),
Studio / Workspace
two indoor studios, outdoor space, opportunities to create in the surrounding villages, desert, farms surround the studio
Fees and support
Expectations towards the artist
Any presentation or artist talks are optional.
Apply online: https://farmingstudio.wordpress.com/art-residency/