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Puebla, Mexico – Oaxaca, Mexico – Cusco, Peru: All Self-Directed & Instructional Residency Programs, Spring & Summer 2020

Arquetopia Foundation & International Artist Residency

Puebla, Mexico – Oaxaca, Mexico – Cusco, Peru

All Self-Directed & Instructional Residency Programs: Spring & Summer 2020

Now Welcoming Applications through Sunday, December 1, 2019. Apply Now: Spaces are limited. For applicant priority, all residency applications are evaluated for selection as they are received vs. after the deadline has passed.

Website: https://www.arquetopia.org/open-calls-deadlines

E-mail info@arquetopia.org for more information.

Founded in 2009, Arquetopia Foundation is an internationally established, award-winning nonprofit arts and cultural foundation with a social scope that emphasizes critical thinking through artistic practices. Our comprehensive, customized International Artist-in-Residence Programs are the largest and most reputable in Latin America, with an array of contents anchored in a solid structure of collaborations with prominent cultural institutions, renowned experts, and notable artists. We are invested in approaching art and art history with a critical perspective by understanding Mexico and Peru’s complexity in context and incorporating nuances in narratives and interpretation especially of the 3,000-year heritage of visual culture of these two countries. Our residency programs offer competitive professional opportunities for emerging and mid-career, national and international artists, designers, curators, art historians, art educators, writers, journalists, and cultural researchers age 20 and over.

Arquetopia is now welcoming applications for the following residency programs in the majestic historic district of Puebla, Mexico; the open countryside of Oaxaca, Mexico; and the Sacred Valley of the Andes of Cusco Peru.

Click on each link below for program info on our website.

PART 1 – SPECIAL RESIDENCY PROGRAM FOR ARTISTS, ART HISTORIANS, CURATORS, RESEARCHERS AND STUDENTS: JUNE/JULY 2020

1. ART & ACTIVISM: ARQUETOPIASUMMER 2020 Triple International Academic Residency Program June/July 2020: Includes Printmaking Technique Instruction, Site-Specific Intervention, and Self-Directed Art Production.

https://www.arquetopia.org/arquetopiasummer-2020

ART & ACTIVISM: Arquetopia’s renowned flagship residency program, ARQUETOPIASUMMER 2019 will focus on the relationship between art practices, activism, and the visual history of Mexico.

PART 2 – SELF-DIRECTED RESIDENCIES FOR ARTISTS, ART HISTORIANS, WRITERS, & RESEARCHERS: SPRING & SUMMER 2020

2. Art, Design, or Photography Residency.

https://www.arquetopia.org/art-design-or-photography-residency
Self-directed, flexible sessions of 4 to 12 weeks. Various techniques and resources offered in Puebla or Cusco.

3. Mexican Ceramics Residency.

https://www.arquetopia.org/mexican-ceramics-residency
Self-directed, flexible sessions of 6 to 12 weeks in Puebla.

4. Printmaking Residency.

https://www.arquetopia.org/printmaking-residency
Self-directed, flexible sessions of 4 to 12 weeks in Puebla.

5. Art Educators Residency.

https://www.arquetopia.org/art-educators-residency

Develop new art education projects with students, exploring diverse pedagogic techniques with multiculturalism. Self-directed (staff-assisted), extendable sessions of 4 weeks in Puebla.

6. Art History or Cultural Research Residency.

https://www.arquetopia.org/art-history-or-cultural-research-residency

Explore magnificent southern Mexico’s unique archives and resources from pre-Hispanic to contemporary. Self-directed (staff-assisted), flexible sessions of 3 to 8 weeks in Puebla.

7. Writers Residency.

https://www.arquetopia.org/writers-residency

Self-directed, flexible sessions of 3 to 8 weeks in Oaxaca or Cusco.

PART 3 – ARTIST RESIDENCIES WITH MASTER TECHNIQUE INSTRUCTION: SPRING & SUMMER 2020

8. Gold Leafing & Estofado Instructional Residency.

https://www.arquetopia.org/gold-leafing-residency
Learn Gold Leafing (Gilding) and Estofado techniques, with time for independent production. Extendable sessions of 3 weeks in Puebla or Cusco.

9. Mexican Textiles Instructional Residency: Weaving, Embroidery, or Tapestry.

https://www.arquetopia.org/mexican-textiles-residencies
Learn traditional Mexican Textiles (back-strap Weaving, Embroidery, or Tapestry, with time for independent production. Extendable sessions of 3 or 4 weeks in Oaxaca.

10. Natural Ink Silkscreen Instructional Residency.

https://www.arquetopia.org/natural-ink-silkscreen-residency
Learn to create and use a variety of Natural Inks for silkscreening, with time for independent production. Extendable sessions of 3 weeks in Oaxaca.

11. Natural Pigments Instructional Residency.

https://www.arquetopia.org/natural-pigments-residency
Learn to create and use a variety of Natural Pigments for fiber dyeing, with time for independent production. Extendable sessions of 3 weeks in Oaxaca or Cusco.

12. Organic Painting Instructional Residency.

https://www.arquetopia.org/organic-painting-residency
Learn Organic Painting techniques, with time for independent production. Extendable sessions of 3 weeks in Puebla.

13. Peruvian Textiles Instructional Residency: Andean Weaving.

https://www.arquetopia.org/peruvian-textiles-residency
Learn traditional Andean Weaving, with time for independent production. Extendable sessions of 3 weeks in Cusco.

14. Pre-Columbian Ceramics Instructional Residency.

https://www.arquetopia.org/pre-columbian-ceramics-residency
Learn pre-Columbian Ceramics techniques, with time for independent production. Extendable sessions of 5 weeks in Puebla or Cusco.

HOW TO APPLY

Visit the Arquetopia Foundation website at www.arquetopia.org

E-mail info@arquetopia.org for complete information dossier.
Complete and submit the Arquetopia Artist-in-Residence Online Application Form, following the instructions on the web page.

Following selection, applicants are notified immediately via e-mail.

Arquetopia is distinguished worldwide for its array of unique, customized residency programs with substantial content. Our residency spaces function exclusively for productive art professionals, writers, and researchers and are built on structured, informative programs; a network of collaborative workspaces, institutions, and studios; and individualized project support.

Arquetopia is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our diverse local and international community. Arquetopia’s resident artist and staff backgrounds vary in all aspects. As part of Arquetopia’s mission is to promote diversity, Arquetopia actively fights discrimination by offering access to its programs and activities without regard to race, color, gender or gender expression, national origin, age, religion, creed, or sexual orientation.

Main Website: www.arquetopia.org

Instagram: www.instagram.com/arquetopia

Facebook: www.facebook.com/arquetopia

Details
Deadline: 12.01.2019
Contact
Name: Arquetopia_Foundation_and_International_Artist_Residency
Email: info@arquetopia.org
Address: Avenida 15 Poniente 715, Centro Histórico. Puebla, Puebla 72000 MEXICO
Phone: +52 222 594 7728