FOR THOSE WHO HAVE EXPERIENCED THE PLEASURE OF CREATIVITY, ALL OTHER PLEASURES NO LONGER EXIST. ANTON CHEKHOV
BECOME A RESIDENT

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE

ZARYA Artist-in-Residence works to nurture and support research and exhibition projects by artists, curators, writers, historians, archaeologists, musicians and interdisciplinary researchers. We pay particular attention to the projects that focus on the local context.

CONDITIONS

Residence duration – from 6 to 12 weeks.

Resident is to be provided with:

  • grant from 50,000 RUB;
  • accommodation in a furnished studio apartment (1 double room, 1 single room, kitchen + living room, household appliances) at the premises of ZARYA CCA;
  • a workshop (33 m2) at the premises of ZARYA CCA for joint use;
  • payment for materials up to 40,000 RUB;
  • payment of transportation costs to ZARYA CCA;
  • PR support of the developing project;
  • constant support from the manager of the art residence;
  • acquaintance with the local art environment and guided tours of the region;
  • official invitation letter for visa.

Resident is expected to:

  • present the project within the program timeline;
  • provide an introduction lecture;
  • provide an additional event in another format (master-class, seminar, off-site lecture, open studio day, training course, etc.).

SELECTION CRITERIA

Priority is to be given to the projects that meet the following requirements:

  • site-specific focus on local context of the Far East and Vladivostok;
  • strong conceptual framework of the project;
  • proper understanding of the project development process.

APPLICATION SUBMISSION

ZARYA CCA acts on a competitive basis and considers all applications submitted until January 8th, 2023 (applications receipt closing – 18:00 Vladivostok time, UTC+10).

Required documents:

  • application form (please fill online individual or group application)
  • updated portfolio (PDF file, max 25 MB) should be sent to residency@zaryavladivostok.ru with subject Porfolio_Surname Name (attn: the name in the subject should match with the name in the application form)

Incomplete or incorrectly processed applications will not be considered.

FAQ

Q: Is it possible to bring family members to the Residence?

A: Details are negotiated in each individual case. We can also give recommendations on search of rental apartments in Vladivostok.

Q: Is it obligatory to hold an exhibition upon the residency completion?

A: The form of residency report is not limited to only exhibition project. Possible options are to be discussed at the site and may be subject to change as the case may be.

*If you have any further questions, do not hesitate to send them to residency@zaryavladivostok.ru

ZARYA A-i-R OPEN CALLS

The winners of the ZARYA Artist-in-Residence for 2023 will be announced on January 15th, 2023.

PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM

CONTACT ZONES

Russian-Asian exchange research program for Russian interdisciplinary researchers in Asia. The program “Contact Zones: the Far East” is implemented in partnership with Asian institutions..

The program is designed to further encourage the research and self-identification of the Far East region with its unique geographical and historical features, the development of cultural exchange and cooperation between Russia and the Far East countries.