Summer 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 based in Siena.

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


1 month in summer

What do I get?

■ A private studio at The Siena Art Institute, located in the historic city of Siena in Tuscany, Italy, for 4 weeks

■ A private one-bedroom apartment (1 double bed) in downtown Siena for your month-long stay

■ Compensation for flight to and from Italy from country of residence

What do I need to apply?

■ Your CV

■ 2 professional references (no recommendation letters)

■ Description of your project

■ Your statement (motivation and artistic intentions)

■ Portfolio of your work

■ Application fee: USD 30

Good to know:

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

■ If you are applying for more than one of our residency programmes in the same year, please indicate this on your application form. You do not need to submit multiple applications or pay more than one application fee per year.

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