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Residencies Artist in Residence program
« on: May 21, 2008, 11:00:26 PM »

The Artist in Residence program, through which the institute aims to enable participants to become a part of the diverse field of study offered at institute, seeks to introduce an interactive form of learning experience, for both the students at the college and the Artist in Residence who, through their experiences and projects exchange ideas and collaborates events, conferences and research thus form alliances in producing new creative work.

Residencies Available:
Junior Residencies: Each year 2 residencies are offered to upcoming young talented scholars /artists/students.
Senior Residencies: Each year 2 Residencies are offered to senior experienced Artists/Professionals/Scholars in their respective fields.

Period of Residency: Up to 2 months, and not less than 1 month time.

Dates of the Residency: To be fixed by mutual agreement during the academic sessions: i) September to December ii) February to June.

Facilities Provided: Shared workspace and studio, equipment and facilities on campus depending on nature of project/ work to be undertaken.

Nature of Bursary: Round Trip travel, accommodation for two months in individual room in two bedrooms flat with shared kitchen and bathrooms and monthly stipend.

Eligibility: Professional visual artists, art historians, sociologists, anthropologists, multimedia professionals, musicians, musicologists, performing artists, architects, interior designers, sculptors, painters, designers of demonstrated ability and commitment. The artist should have produced an independent body of work, and received public recognition of their work. The recipient will be expected to offer a work shop to undergraduate/ graduate students and to teach/ contribute towards an academic course.

How to apply: By sending the completed application form with a curriculum vita, a recent photo, a brief statement of intent, two letters of reference, a description of the proposed project/ workshop and documents/ slides/ CDs of recent work where applicable.