Date:August 31, 2016
    Location:Baltan Laboratories
    Street:Kastanjelaan 500
    Zip code:5604 EA
    City:Eindhoven
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    Posted in research project, 12th of July, 2016

    research project

    Open Call for residency
    at Plug-in-City

    For Economia Festival in collaboration with Vertical Gallery by Fictional Collective we are launching a call for residency to produce an artwork in the context of Plug-in-City.

    Open Call for residencyOpen Call for residency

    The resident artist / designer is expected to build the artwork according at least to one of the 5 topics of Economia: Economy as a game, as evolution, as fiction, as a market, as magic. In realizing the project, the objective is to engage the circular economy model of Plug-in-City. The selected project will be exhibited during the Economia Festival (20-22 January 2017).

    The resident artist / designer will receive a €2000 budget wich includes: €1250 artist fee and €750 materials budget), a space to work and 2 venues to exhibit ( DDW @ Plug-in-City / 22-30 October 2016 and and Economia Festival @ Natlab, 20-22 January 2017).

    We encourage you to apply before August 31st, 2016.

    Economia is a three day festival in which we collectively explore new ideas and thinking about our economy. The event is a laboratory for ideas, a place where we can step out of the existing frame. The aim of the festival is to approach economics in new ways and look at our economic system and society with the detached view of the visitor, researcher, gamer, alien and artist. We want to reclaim economy as a social/cultural structure that we created, ridding us of the idea of economics as an inevitable law of nature.

    For more information, calendar and how to apply, download the complete open call here.

    Partners

    Vertical Gallery by Fictional Collective, Economia by Baltan Laboratories and Plug-in-City.

    This residency is part of the Renewable Futures program, Building New European Creative Alliance and Think Tank, and is made possible with the support of the Creative Europe program of the European Union.
     

     

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