Open Call

Research Shaping 2019


With Funding
Free / No Costs
Gwangju, Korea, Republic of


Contemporary art in general (Artists/curators/researchers/musicians/filmmakers/designers/choreographers/performers/critics) who create/study a research-based work Those who can make an artistic proposal on this residency’s theme and responsible in producing a work, bringing a new perspective to Barim, Gwangju, or today’s art Those who are good communicators, living and working collaboratively with others. (Must keep all the common area clean all the time.) Those who can stay in Gwangju without long term absence You can apply as a duo, collective, or team, but will get the same support as an individual (such as a single room/bed). Open to all nations, media, ages, gender, education level, and career level. Artists from Gwangju, artists from other cities in Korea, and international artists will be selected separately.

Number of Participants



Selection Results (Announcement Dates)


September 01, 2019 - October 15, 2019


  • ₩1,000,000 stipend (one-time)


No meals


No languages listed

Program Description

“Research Shaping 2019” is a research project by Barim in 2019. The title contains various themes on symbols, signs, attitudes, forms, concepts, performativity, and more of contemporary art, and this project supports contemporary artists who approach to art in an abstract, formative, performative, theoretical, and critical way that they can show the process of it.

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