Introduction

About 2019 A+ Artist In Residence International Exchange Program

Host: Advance Art Museum, 58 Town.
Place of Residence: 58 Town, Changsha, China
Resident Works Exhibition: Advance Art Museum
Residence Date: April 1 to 30
Number of Resident Artists: 3
Qualifications: domestic and international artists
Application Deadline: March 20

Although the global spreading information revolution is still in the ascendant, with the break through of smart manufacturing in key application areas, the "Fourth Industrial Revolution", which is mainly driven by green industries such as artificial intelligence and machine learning, has been proposed and promoted by countries around the world. This revolutionary breakthrough in cutting-edge technology is profoundly changing our life styles, culture and art etc., and constantly expanding the bound aries of art in the mean time.

In 2019, the Advance Art Museum and the 58 Town will launch the 2019 A+ international artist residency program once again. The program is aim to re-examine the relationship between art experiment and technological development based on the previous year’s program, to find balance between technology and humanities and to further link art with social development. By encouraging inter disciplinary research, the program will open the boundaries of art, explorethe art practices that are consistent with the zeitgeist and respond inartistic expressions.

During the residency, artists will have opportunities to explore the city, attend academic salons, studio open night, take part in college or related educational exchanges, and have the final exhibition. The project will bring diversity, creative spaces and possibilities to the participants.

关于2019A+国际艺术家驻留项目

【主办机构】前行美术馆、58小镇
【驻留地点】中国·长沙·58小镇
【展览地点】前行美术馆
【驻留时间】2019年4月1日-4月30日
【驻留人数】3人
【申请资格】国内、国际艺术家
【申请截止日期】2019年3月20日

虽然在全球扩散与传播的信息革命仍然方兴未艾,但随着智能制造在关键性应用领域取得突破,世界各国已经推进以人工智能和机器学习等绿色工业为核心驱动力的“第四次工业革命”序幕,这场以尖端科技突破的变革正在深刻的改变我们的生活、文化、艺术等各个领域,同时也在不断拓展艺术的边界。

2019年,前行美术馆联合58小镇,再次启动2019 A+国际艺术家驻留项目,并将在上一年度驻留项目基础上试图重新审视艺术探索与科技发展之间的关系,把控科技与人文的平衡点,深化艺术与社会发展的进一步联动。A+国际艺术家驻留项目将开放艺术边界,通过鼓励跨学科研究,以艺术的方式回应并探索符合时代精神的艺术实践。

驻留期间,参加者将有机会参与城市走访、工作室开放夜、学术讨论、沙龙讲座或相关教育交流活动,以及最终的展览展示部分。为参与者带来多元、深度的创作空间与可能性。

Eligible Applicants

Provide application opportunities for artists, curators or groups with more than 3 years' experience in art creation or curator experience, independent artistic thinking and breakthrough practice. Artists and curators are mainly in the field of contemporary art creation.

主要针对具有3年以上艺术创作或策展经验、富有独立艺术思考与突破性实践的艺术家、策展人或群体提供申请机会。艺术家与策展人主要为当代艺术创作领域,创作媒介不限。

Application Process

Apply online here: https://chinares.wufoo.com/forms/a-artist-in-residence-international-exchange-2019/

or via email:
(1) To fill out 2019 A+ Artist In Residence International Exchange Program official application form the work plan during the residency, project research area, theme, creating sketches and the interpretation of artistic concept (notless than 300 words);
application form(Please copy the link and download with your computer):
http://s.letlike.com/2019%20A+%20Introduction%20and%20Application%20Form.docx

(2) One recent life photo, one media publicity photo, one copy of the electronic version of the identity card or passport;

(3) Personal latest English and Chinese resume, 10 pictures of representative works, including text interpretation (WORD format); Image data or media files please send the Internet link address;

After the above materials are prepared, please compress these files and send to the Advance Art Museum official email: a_art@foxmail.com, The naming format of the application mail: 2019 A+ Artist In Residence International Exchange Program + artist name.


申请表: https://chinares.wufoo.com/forms/a-artist-in-residence-international-exchange-2019/

或者:
(1)填写2019 A+国际艺术家驻留项目官方申请表格——驻留期间的工作计划书、项目研究领域、主题、创作草图或艺术理念阐释等(不少于300字);
申请表(请用电脑复制链接下载):http://s.letlike.com/2019%20A+%20Introduction%20and%20Application%20Form.docx

(2)个人近期生活照和媒体宣传照各1张,身份证或护照扫描电子版一份;

(3)个人最新中英文简历、代表作品图文信息10张(WORD格式);影像资料或媒体文件请发送网络链接地址;
请准备以上完整资料后,压缩文件并发送至前行美术馆官方邮箱:a_art@foxmail.com,申请邮件标题请注明:2019 A+国际艺术家驻留项目+艺术家本人姓名。

Facilities

Residing place are locate at 58 Town, which is a new offline office ecological and industry development platform build by 58 Group, new district is located in the Xiang Jiang river in Hunan province is located in Changsha, the Xianjia lake park, 1200 mu of the west lake, the lake of 7.2 square around the architectural art.

Artists are required to participate in studio open display, academic discussion, salon lectures or related education communication activities, as well as the final exhibition display section.

Program Fees

The arts organization provides for the artist:
1.Offering domestic city to changsha round trip transportation expense reimbursement, foreign city to changsha round trip transportation subsidy 2000RMB;
2.Offering subsidies 2000RMB for creative materials; 
3.Offering accommodation, workshop, lunch and dinner (specific standards based on the organizer's offering);
4.Arranging corresponding personnel to assist in handling related affairs;
5.Advance Art Museum will hold the residence exhibitions for residence artists; 
6.Selected artists will enter the artist database of Advance Art Museum, as a candidate artist for Chinese and overseas exhibitions, artists' residence and cooperation with art institutions;
7.Selected artists will have the opportunity to participate in city visiting, openly display their studio, academic discussions, salon lectures or related educational exchange activities, it can bringing artists with diverse and in-depth creative spaces and possibilities;
8.After the residence, the artist can choose to display his works in 58 Towns or not (if artists want to deal with their work on your own,they need to deal with all the relevant costs by themselves).

The artists who are selected should provide their own travel insurance.

主办方承担:
国内城市至长沙往返交通费报销,国外城市至长沙往返交通补贴2000RMB;驻地期间创作材料补贴(2000RMB);机场或高铁站至驻留空间专车接送;创作及生活空间;中餐和晚餐;前行美术馆展览空间以及人员支持。
艺术家需自行负担:
创作材料费、生活费、签证费、旅行保险、个人花费等部分,成功入选项目的艺术家需提供驻留期间旅行保险凭证,艺术家驻留期间完成的相关作品归艺术家本人所有,但因作品运输而产生的相关费用需自行处理。

The residence project is a non-profit academic activity, and the artists need to assume the cost of expenditures besides the above-mentioned things.

The way of resident Artists’ giving back:
1.After the residence program, the artist needs to participate in the residence exhibition, cooperating with the exhibition arrangement and the opening of the exhibition and some other related issues;
2.The organizer will select one of the Artist’s works during the artist's residence period as a collection;
3.The selected artists need to cooperate with the organizer about the related activities arranged during the residence period.
 
The arrival arrangements of residence artist:
1.Airport pick-up service;
2.Reception banquet for residence artists;
3.Signing the residence cooperation agreement;
4.Arrangements for the relevant matters during residence period;
5.Giving out residence subsidies.
 
The above is an overview of residence cooperation project.

Additional Information

Weibo/ @前行美术馆
http://shop.artron.net/7015
E-mail/ a_art@foxmail.com
Wechat/ qianxingmeishuguan


add the WeChat of the museum manager, learn more details of the program
添加前行美术馆小管家微信,了解更多项目细则

Address/ Advance Art Museum: 1F Taipingking Community, 167 Taiping Old Street, Tianxin District, Changsha, Hunan, China.
58 Small Town:Xihu Park, Fenglin Road, Yuelu District, Changsha, Hunan, China.
地址/前行美术馆:湖南省长沙市天心区太平老街167 号太平里文创社区1F
58小镇:湖南省长沙市岳麓区枫林一路西湖公园