Open Call for Media Artists for EMARE residencies across Europe

Deadline: Monday 4 July 2016.

European Media Art Network / European Media Artists in Residence Exchange 2016:
Open Call for Media Artists for EMARE residencies across Europe

Accepting applications until 4 July 2016

Applications are now open for this year’s European Media Artists in Residence Exchange programme (EMARE), aiming to enable European artists to collaborate on projects and create closer bonds between European media organisations. 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 are encouraged to apply.

Applicants for these two-month residencies are required to have European residence, or a European passport, and artists of all ages are encouraged to apply (however students are not permitted).

Applications will be accepted until 4 July 2016, 12.00 Central European Time.

The EMARE placement includes a grant of 2500 Euros, free accommodation, travel expenses up to 250 Euros, free access to the technical facilities and media labs within or associated with the host institution, and the opportunity to deliver a public facing professional presentation.

The residencies will take place at the following institutions:

· IMPAKT, Utrecht, Netherlands http://www.impakt.nl

· Bandits Mages, Bourges, France http://www.bandits-mages.com

· FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology), Liverpool, United Kingdom http://www.fact.co.uk

· HeK (House of Electronic Arts Basel), Switzerland http://www.hek.ch

· Werkleitz Centre for Media Arts in Halle, Germany http://werkleitz.de

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.

Artists with residence in, or an identity card originating within, Europe can submit their proposals here: www.emare.eu / call.emare.eu

For any further questions, please contact:

Werkleitz Gesellschaft e.V. / EMARE / Schleifweg 6 / D-06114 Halle (Saale)
phone: 49 68246-0 / fax: -29 / emare@werkleitz.de / www.emare.eu