The European Media Art Network offers residencies for Media Artists in the fields of digital media including Internet and computer-based artists, filmmakers, and those working in media based performance, sound or video.
Artists with European residence or a European passport can apply for a two-months residency at one of the following institutions:
- IMPAKT, Utrecht, Netherlands http://www.impakt.nl
For a residency at Impakt in Utrecht applicants have two options:
a) a residency project that connects to the theme of the Impakt Festival 2017: Haunted Machines and Wicked Problems. In this case the residency will be 2 months within the period August, September and October 2017.
b) a residency that fits with the general focus of Impakt: a critical view on the role of media and technology in our society. In this case the residency will be 2 months within the period November 2017- June 2018.
- Bandits Mages, Bourges, France http://www.bandits-mages.com
2 months within January and April 2018. Theme is queer, race, post-colonialism.
- FACT, Liverpool, United Kingdom http://www.fact.co.uk
2 months within autumn 2017 or spring 2018. Theme is Play.
Particularly exploring video games and artists as games-maker, or Young People and Learning projects.
- Werkleitz Centre for Media Arts, Halle, Germany http://werkleitz.de
Mid- October to Mid December, no theme
Students are not permitted, but young artists are encouraged to apply. However, there is no age limit! EMARE includes a grant of 2.500,- Euros, free accommodation, travel expenses up to 250,- Euros, free access to the technical facilities and media labs within the host institution and a professional presentation.
Applications should be submitted online and must include a CV, (audio)-visual documentation and a preliminary plan or sketch of the proposed project to be developed within the EMARE programme.
Deadline for Applications: 20th of July 2017, 12.00 Central European Time (after which time the section of the website will be closed).