Call for Applications: Residency at A. Farm Season 2
Application deadline: March 31st 2019
From the organizer:
A. Farm, a Saigon-based residency initiative, looks to support visual artistic experimentations by emergent practitioners with focus on Vietnam and Southeast Asia. Chosen artists will be entitled to specially tailored programs by the two teams, Sàn Art and Mot+++, including and not limited to consultations, in-depth discussions, group critics, visits to local artist spaces, etc… to distill their proposals into concrete deliveries. At the end of their residency, all artists will have the chance to showcase their works in A. Farm premise, plus enjoy further promotion by Sàn Art and Mot+++.
A. Farm offers the following for the successful applicants:
• Production fund of US$850
• Travel fund up to US$220 as reimbursement. Chosen Southeast Asian artists will also be entitled to an amount up to US$190 (as reimbursement) to settle their own visa (both entry and extension) to cover their stay in Vietnam
• Stipend of US$180/month
• A private bedroom, a dedicated studio, and shared facilities such as kitchen and bathrooms
• Curatorial assistance for the entire residency period
What we look for:
• A clear statement of why the artist looks to realize their projects at A. Farm at the time of application (by means of motivation letter)
• A commitment for ongoing artistic practice and experimentation (evident in the artist’s portfolio)
• The potential to learn, develop, reflect, and critically discuss both their artworks and their progress
Please submit by email to [email protected],
titled “YOUR NAME_Application: Season 2” including:
1. CV (maximum 1 page)
2. Portfolio in PDF (maximum 10 pages not exceeding 6Mb in total) with full details of your selected artworks (image, title, size, media etc.)
3. Cover letter explaining what you aim to achieve personally and professionally from your time at A. Farm
Applications can be made in Vietnamese or English.
Deadline for Applications: March 31st 2019
All applications are assessed by Sàn Art and Mot+++ teams, with final consultation from an experienced external juror. A. Farm aims to ensure gender equity in the selection of residents, and reserves the right to offer the opportunity to the most apt candidate.
Results will be communicated by April 30th 2019.
*** A. Farm also accepts domestic and international applications for a negotiable time and at fee of US$500/month. Applications of this nature can be made following the Application Procedure above and will be reviewed on a rolling basis year round.
Should you have any inquiry please email [email protected],
titled “Inquiry: Residency at A. Farm”