Artist Residency Program

 

The Color Brings Life residency program aims to provide an immersive, meaningful experience for emerging artistS from Across The globe. 

OUR PROGRAM PROVIDES EACH ARTIST WITH THE OPPORTUNITY TO REIMAGINE ONE OF SEVEN LOCAL LIFEGUARD TOWERS ON THE BEACH OF ALUSHTA, CRIMEA. OPEN AND FORWARD-THINKING, COLOR BRINGS LIFE IS A SPACE FOR EXPERIMENTATION, WELCOMING ALL DISCIPLINES AND ENCOURAGING INTERACTIONS BETWEEN THEM. 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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CALLING ALL ARTISTS

 

ARE YOU SOMEONE THAT IS UP FOR AN ADVENTURE? 

ARE YOU cURIOUS AND EXCITED TO CREATE ALONGSIDE A CULTURALLY DIVERSE GROUP OF ARTISTS WITH DIFFERING BACKGROUNDS, BELIEFS, AND INTERESTS? 
 

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE SEES THIS AS AN OPPORTUNITY TO SPARK CRITICAL DIALOGUE AND INSPIRE THE COMMUNITY OF CRIMEA.

 

 
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THE PROJECT

THE LIFEGUARD TOWERS ARE PERMANENT, LIVING STRUCTURES THAT WILL BE OCCUPIED ON A DAILY BASIS FROM PEOPLE OF ALL BACKGROUNDS. ARTISTS WILL BE ASKED TO CREATE PIECES CONSIDERING THE SPACE IN WHICH THEY WILL BE EXHIBITED.

 
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ELIGIBILITY

MUST BE 18+

all practices & mediums

MUst be proficient in english

must be available MAY/JUNE 2018

 
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TRAVEL & ACCOMMODATIONS

ALL TRAVEL EXPENSES, ACCOMMODATIONS, AND MATERIALS WILL BE PROVIDED, BUT BE AWARE THAT ALUSHTA IS A SMALL SEA TOWN, AND ANY SPECIALIZED ART SUPPLIES OR EQUIPMENT MUST BE BROUGHT BY THE ARTIST.

 
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SELECTION PROCESS

SELECTIONS WILL BE DECIDED BASED ON SITE-SPECIFIC PROPOSALS THAT ARE INSPIRED BY AND DESIGNED WITH THE LIFEGUARD TOWERS IN MIND; IT CAN BE A NEW PROJECT, OR AN INTERPRETATION OF THE ARTIST’S CURRENT WORK TAILORED TO ENGAGE THE COMMUNITY OF ALUSHTA, CRIMEA.


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TO APPLY

EMAIL US A PDF WITH THE FOLLOWING ELEMENTS:

1. NAME, DOB, NATIONALITY, social media handles

2. CV/RESUME

3. FIVE IMAGES THAT DESCRIBE YOUR PRACTICE

4. IDEA OR SKETCH OF HOW YOU WOULD REVIVE ONE OF OUR LIFEGUARD TOWERS

5. 300 words that describe your practice and why you're interested in participating

SUBMISSIONS@COLORBRINGSLIFE.COM

Deadline: MAY 6, 2018

 


 

Bringing color to the black sea

The Color Brings Life Artist Residency is located in A small seaside town IN RUSSIA. Amidst a coastal location and distinct cultural history, it’s the first artist residency in the region, Nestled within a short distance to secluded beaches and lush mountains.

 
 
 
 
 

UNITING EMERGING ARTISTS FROM ACROSS THE GLOBE TO transform lives through the empowerment OF community AND ART

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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