Open Call

Exile, Migration and Foreignness

DRAWinternational

With Funding
Caylus, France

Eligibility

The residency programme is two fold - Drawing Research and Mediation. Artists are expected to establish a dialogue between their own artistic practice and that of the current exhibition. Proposals are invited from visual artists for whom drawing plays an important part in their creative practice. The residency period is for a minimum of 4 weeks. Ability to speak French is an advantage but not essential, an open attitude and a passion for contemporary art is essential.

Number of Participants

3

Deadline

Selection Results (Announcement Dates)

Duration

June 15, 2019 - September 15, 2019

Funding

  • €850.00 stipend (one-time)

Costs

  • €1,750.00 program fee (one-time)

Facilities

Individual Studio

Housing

Apartment

Meals

No meals

Public Programs

Community Engagement , Critique, Discussion, Exhibition

Disciplines

Drawing, Visual Arts

Languages

English, French

Program Description

DRAWING RESEARCH RESIDENCY - JUNE / JULY / AUGUST / SEPTEMBER 2019 EXILE, MIGRATION, FOREIGNNESS This artist in residence programme will run alongside a major exhibition entitled ‘ODYSEES’ that we are hosting in partnership with the Abattoirs Museum - Frac Occitanie, Toulouse. ‘Odysees’ is part of the programme ‘Je suis né étranger’ Artists: Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Julien Creuzet, Ninar Esbar, Bouchra Khalili, Nil Yalter “Je suis né étranger” - “I was born a foreigner" is an outreach programme of exhibitions organised by the Abattoirs, and based on the exhibition "Picasso and Exile - A history of Spanish art in resistance" at the Abattoirs, 15 March - 25th August 2019. Each exhibition is unique and articulated in relation to the specific history of each territory and its public, commemorating the 80th anniversary of the Retirada.

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