Call for applications/Backyard residency program in South-East Europe/Iasi, Romania; Belgrade, Serbia; Istambul, Turkey.

New Program of Artists’ Residences in South-East Europe

Host institutions:
Vector Association, Iasi, RO
Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Centre, Istanbul, TR
New Media, Novi Sad-Belgrade, SCG

"Backyard Residencies" aim at re-connecting artists and local art scenes in the countries of South East Europe with the primary objective to activate interest for artistic research which may be beneficial for understanding and learning more about each other.

Twelve selected artists will be offered twelve six-week to eight-week residencies at the three prestigious independent art institutions in Iasi (Romania), Istanbul (Turkey) and Novi Sad / Belgrade (Serbia and Montenegro). The residencies will be available from June 2006 to June 2007.

The program is open for applicants from the following countries: Romania, Bulgaria, Turkey, Greece, Albania, Macedonia, Serbia and Montenegro, Kosovo, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatia.

The completed form (in English language) has to be sent before May 1, 2006, either by electronic mail or by regular post, directly to the institution of choice. Alternatively, the form may be sent to the Program Coordinator, Branislav Dimitrijevic.

More detailed call for application, application format and detailed information about host organizations are attached to this article.
brace mogin 2
po box 22
21113 novi sad
serbia and montenegro
tel/fax +381 21 512 227

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BACKYARD application form
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Call for applications
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Platform Istanbul profile
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Vector Iasi profile
Modified on Tuesday 14 March 2006