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Azumaza Artist In Residence 2020




Presentation(exhibition, performance, and open studio)Available

Grants and subsidies for travel expensesNot available

Grants and other financial supports/ Support by coordinators and art professionalsNot available

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



Azumaza Artist In Residence

Application period Jan. 1, 2020 (Wed.) - Jun. 30, 2020 (Tue.)
Description The program call for artists who engage with local community or local culture. Artist will work at Azumaza, a local kabuki theater built 130 years ago in Shirakawa town.
Residency location Kurokawa maruke
Residency period Residency period: within 30 days between July 1 2020 to February 28, 2021
Qualification Age: 22 years old or over

-Artist who currently work actively (deciplene: installation, painting, sculpture, photography/film, craft, printmaking, music especially pipe organ)

-Artist must provide archival documents to the committee such as photos while residency, exhibition, or workshop.

-Artist must conduct an exchange event with local community (ex. workshop for children) as well as countinuous work at a studio.

- Artist must respect nature surroundings. The Artist has to appreciate exchanges with community, and children.

- Self reliant artist

- Artist who can communicate in Japanese or English
Pay by artists / Support for artists -accommodation and studio at Kurokawa Maruke
-presentation space for exhibition and performance
-nature materials may be available
-electoric asisted bycicle

*Production cost, instatation for presentation, equipment operation cost and local transportation will be covered by Artist.
Selection process Selection committee carefully review application and will inform results all the applicants.
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