Studio residency

Sector: Culture and creative industries
Type: Residency
Organiser: Siena Art Institute
Location: Siena, Italy
Deadline: 30 September 2020 at 24.00 (midnight) Italian time


This opportunity is perfectly suitable for:

All disciplines of artists and writers, including but not limited to 2-D and 3-D video, poetry, fiction, and non-fiction.

What is it all about?

This opportunity offers

■ One month of uninterrupted time to pursue your personal independent project(s) based in Siena.

■ The opportunity to explore the area and to interact with the local community.


1 month

What do I get?

■ A private studio at The Siena Art Institute, located in the historic city of Siena in Tuscany, Italy, for one month

■ A one-bedroom apartment in downtown Siena for your month-long stay, valued at EUR 950

What do I need to apply?

■ Your CV

■ 2 professional references (no recommendation letters)

■ Description of your project(s)

■ Your statement (motivation and artistic intention)

■ Portfolio of your work

■ Application fee: USD 30

Good to know:

■ You are required to have health insurance that is valid in Italy or purchase Italian health insurance upon arrival.

■ If you desire to apply for several residency programmes in the same year at Siena Art Institute, please indicate this on your application form. You do not need to submit multiple applications or pay more than one application fee per year.

■ Studio residencies can be scheduled throughout the year, depending on availability.

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