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La Macina di San Cresci Fellowship – Residence 2012

La Macina di San Cresci, residence for artists member of RES ARTIS, announces that the Provincia di Firenze will award two residency fellowships to artists.

The program invites artists from around the world to apply to work for one month in a studio at la Macina di San Cresci.

All artists working in the disciplines of: Photography, Painting, Video and Installation Art, are eligible to apply for a €500 stipend, private room and studio space in Florence.

La Macina di San Cresci will welcome two artists starting 1 July 2012, until 30 September 2012.

Work for One Month in a Studio at la Macina di San Cresci in Florence

This program is open to artists between 18 and 35 years old, in the following art categories:

  • Photography
  • Painting
  • Video-Art
  • Installation art

The theme for the program is “Platform 948: where engage ideas and concepts about the environment.

You’ll need to develop a composition in which the machinery of nature and machine of art become one, through a series of interventions and through the perception of the artists. A research that creates “views” and operates in-between reality and the different layers of the territory: the past, the contemporary economic culture, the temporal and spatial interrelationships. A reflection on the socio-cultural, architectural, language, habits characteristics of this place, the environment, the village , interlaced with the man and with habits whom he lives of this environment.

The Fellowship recipients will receive a €500 stipend, private room, studio space.

Applications can be submitted by e-mail or by post.

Via: Mira’s List