May 25, 2012

Fully paid residencies in Chiang Mai, Thailand at ComPeung

Artist in Residence Grants in Chiang Mai, Thailand at ComPeung

Due to continuous support by a generous private donor, we are able to continue the ComPeung Grant program! We are calling for applications for two (2) one-month ComPeung artist-in-residence grants for 2012.

Eligibility and conditions:
  • Individual artists as well as pairs of artists are eligible to apply. Artist groups (max. 3 people) can also apply, but we won’t be able to fully fund the travel expenses for the whole group.
  • At the end of the residency, we expect grant beneficiaries to present their work through a public
  • presentation/lecture.
  • The period for the two residencies is fixed and scheduled for October 2012, which is not negotiable.
Each of the two grants covers:
  • Airfare to/from the artist’s home country
  • Transportation to/from Chiang Mai International Airport
  • Small artist fee
  • Accommodation/studio
  • Three home-cooked meals per day
Interested artists are to apply online only by providing:
  • ComPeung Grant Application Form (.pdf / .doc)
  • Proposal of work or project to be undertaken during the grant residency, which can be part of a current work-in-progress or a new body of work.
  • Artist statement clearly stating the objectives for applying for this particular residency.
  • Curriculum Vitae (2 pages A4).
  • Maximum of 10 images of the work.
  • Links to sound, video/animation work and/or artist websites.
  • All documents are to be merged into a single pdf/doc file (not exceeding 5 MB).
Eligible disciplines and media: Visual Arts, Media, Architecture, Performing Arts, Literature, Music.

Grant application deadline: 31 May 2012.
Late applications will not be considered.

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