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Koganecho Artist-in-Residence Program




Presentation(exhibition, performance, and open studio)Available

Grants and subsidies for travel expensesNot available

Grants and other financial supports/ Support by coordinators and art professionalsAvailable

Art genresVisual arts/ Fine arts , Performing arts , Craft / Applied arts , Film / Video , Others



Koganecho Artist-in-Residence Program

Application period Apr. 1, 2020 (Wed.) - Mar. 31, 2021 (Wed.)
Description We aim to open up new possibilities for our local community by inviting artists and curators working in various fields, including architects, from Japan and abroad to play leading roles in our artist-in-residence program and freely make the best use of the urban area, a space for our everyday lives, as a place for experimentation.
Residency location Koganecho Area Management Center
Residency period Long-term Residency Program: for 1 year (from April to next March)
Short-term Residency Program: for 3 months
Qualification -Currently active artist (of any genre)
-Any age* or nationality
-Must be able to work and live independently
-Must be able to pay monthly costs (outlined above)
-Understand the aims of KAMC and local residents, and work together towards achieving these aims.
・Participate in events hosted by KAMC, local events, and be able to connect with local residents.
*Those under the age of 18 will need a guardian to sign their application form. This is also the case for group applications which includes minors.
Pay by artists / Support for artists Meetings
-Artists Meetings (every 27th)
-Gathering Opportunity

Exhibition space provision
For exhibiting and presenting work created during the residency (including PR events, opening receptions, etc).

Sharing artists' event information for the duration of the residency period (via our website, social media, mailing list, etc).

Use of Shared Facilities
Free use of shared facilities (such as kitchen, workshop spaces, library, etc).Resident artist discount rates for use of our other facilities.
Selection process Apply from the online application. After the document check, only applicants who pass will be invited to interview.
Contact Koganecho Area Management Center
Site-B Beneath the Railways, Koganecho,Naka-ku, Yokohama,Kanagawa, 231-0054 JAPAN
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