Arquetopia 2019 International Artist-in-Residence Programs
various venues, Puebla, Oaxaca (Mexico), Cusco (Peru) Deadline: 25 November 2018
ARQUETOPIA Puebla, Mexico Residency Location
Arquetopia is now welcoming applications for the following comprehensive 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.
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. The 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. Arquetopia invests 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. The 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.
Click on each link below for program info on the website.
PART 1 – FLAGSHIP TRIPLE RESIDENCY FOR ARTISTS, ART EDUCATORS, ART HISTORIANS, & RESEARCHERS & STUDENTS, JUNE/JULY 2019:
1. Arquetopia SUMMER 2019 Triple International Academic Residency Program.
Prestigious 6-week, flagship 3-in-1 critical program for artists, curators, art educators, art historians and students. Featuring international guest lecturers, master technique instruction, critiques, museum tours, site-specific interventions, and self-directed art production. June/July 2019 in Puebla.
PART 2 – SELF-DIRECTED RESIDENCIES FOR ARTISTS, ART HISTORIANS, WRITERS, & RESEARCHERS: ALL SESSIONS IN 2019
2. Art, Design, or Photography Production Residency.
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.