Artists Residency

CALL FOR ARTISTS FELLOWSHIP – RESIDENCE 2009

La Macina di San Cresci ,residence for artists member of RES ARTIS announces that the Municipality of Greve in Chianti (Florence, Italy) grants a fellowship for one month in the 2009 .

This programme is open to artists between 18 and 35 years old, proposing innovative projects reflecting an opening to the human, social and economic contexts surrounding them.

Disciplines

· Architecture (architecture design, urban studies, landscape design),

· Photography

· Painting

· Sculpture

· Ceramics

· Installation

The fellowship recipient is granted Euro 1000 to cover expenses ( art material, meals, local transport, etc.) , in addition living space and studios free of charge.

The selected artist is provided with a shared room and workspace in a shared studio for a 30 day period (see www.chianticom.com for location and space)

Calendar
The recipient may choose a 30 day time from January 15 to April 30.

Residency requirements
During the stay at La Macina di San Cresci , the selected artist is asked to give at least one informal lecture concerning his/her work, open to the public in general. The artist-in-residence is asked to leave one piece of work made during his/her stay as a donation to Municipality of Greve in Chianti .

Deadline for Applications
November 15, 2008

Application form and brochure with general information can be downloaded as PDF document at : www.chianticom.com

APPLICATION ADDRESS :

La Macina di San Cresci

Pieve di San Cresci 1

50022 Greve in Chianti (FI)

ITALY

www.chianticom.com

info@chianticom.com