ONE + ONE

ARTIST RESIDENCY

XL

14-DAY RESIDENCY & EXHIBITION FOR TWO ARTISTS IN ATHENS

APPLY UNTIL 3 MARCH 2024!

ONE + ONE is a residency and exhibition project for international artists, jewelers and designers who want to explore Athens’ rich cultural life, traditions and opportunities, study the ancient Greek jewelry collections, and present their work in a local art venue.

ONE + ONE provides shared or single accommodation and studio space in central Athens for two artists who wish to share ideas and experiences, and present new work in an exclusive duo show at an Athens venue. The artists exhibit their work in a curated two-day exhibition or a special presentation in downtown Athens at the end of the two-week residency period.

The ONE + ONE residency program also includes a customized introduction into ancient and contemporary Greek culture (online introductory course + two guided visits at Unesco sites, museums and art venues), individual networking advice, tips on Athens' secret addresses, as well as curatorial advice for the realization of the exhibition.

The exhibition includes promotional, press and social media support, plus e-invitation + press release (GR/EN), and a digital/print magazine documentation in SMCK Magazine.




THE ONE + ONE RESIDENCY INCLUDES

  • Online introduction before arrival: ONE + ONE and contemporary Greek culture
  • 14 days accommodation. Options: A. shared studio apartment with two separate bedrooms Athens (100m2) / B. two single artist studio apartments (50m2 each) in central Athens
  • A curated two-day exhibition in downtown Athens
  • Support and advice for the exhibition setup
  • A guided city tour plus visit at Unesco sites, museums and art venues
  • Individual networking, promotion, social media support + press release
  • E-invitation + website and online/print magazine documentation
PARTICIPATION

Disciplines:  Artists who work in the field of jewelry, object, design, sculpture, installation, performance, photography, textile art, ceramics, as well as crafters, art theorists, researchers, curators are encouraged to apply.

Application requirements:   We accept applications from individual artists and from already existing artist duos. Artists must be at least 30 years of age.

Residency duration:  14 days (13 nights). The residency period begins on Monday and ends on Sunday.

Exhibition/presentation:  2 days (during the second week of the residency).

Price:  730 € / paid by the artist. The Price does not include travel fares, museums' and archaeological sites entry tickets, meals, artist material or tools, print matter for the show.

Optional residency dates:

25 March – 7 April 2024
15 – 28 April 2024
13 – 26 May 2024
3 – 16 June 2024
26 August – 8 September 2024
16 – 29 September 2024
30 September – 13 October 2024


HOW TO APPLY


Email your application with cover letter introducing yourself and stating your incentive to participate in the ONE + ONE residency project. Include your bio/CV and website/blog or instagram or 6–8 images of your work.

Application deadline is  Sunday 3 March 2024.


Share this page:

Follow SMCK Magazine on Instagram:

@smck_magazine