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15 Jul 2012

Mumbai | Last Ship artist residencies call


Last Ship offers artists’ residencies in two living studios in Mumbai. One studio is dedicated to international residencies, and the other welcomes artists from all over India.

Next residencies:

1-MONTH RESIDENCY: August 20 to September 20 2012


Deadline for applications: 15 July 2012

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2-MONTH RESIDENCY:  October 1 to December 15 2012


Deadline for applications: 31 July 2012

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We are looking for artists with new energy and excitement! The residency is open to artists working in all fields of art, including photography, video, new media, sound art, illustration and others.

The residency includes:

- Accommodation and food.

- A live-in studio for two months

- An exhibition of works of projects realized in the residency

Artists will be given accommodation, food and space to work at Last Ship. The artists will have to bear the expenses of transports, material and production of work themselves. At the end of the residency the work will be exhibited at Last Ship.

Interested artists need to email the following to   jmilastship@gmail.com

1) An up to date C.V.

2) A recent photograph of the artist

3) A selection of not more than 10 images/files of work

4) A brief written description of the artist’s philosophy

5) A brief written proposal of the project that the artist would like to create at Last Ship

Last Ship is a non-profit venture of the Julius Macwan Institute. The Julius Macwan Institute was started in 1997 in Chennai . Last Ship was founded in March 2011, and launched it’s first project in June 2011 in Mumbai.

Based in the Bandra area of Mumbai, Last Ship is a unique studio space right in the middle of the bustling Chuim Village off Khar Danda Road. It offers the space and means for art projects, especially new and refreshing ones by young artists.

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