La Macina di San Cresci

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  • CALL FOR APPLICATION – FELLOWSHIP RESIDENCY IN ITALY 2015 La Macina di San Cresci Artist’s Residency is organizing a collection of funds on the website GoFundMe in order to offer artists the opportunity to spend one month in residency at La Macina di San Cresci in Greve in Chianti, located in the famously beautiful region of Tuscany in Italy. DEADLINE: Fellowship applications must be received or submitted by email by December 31, 2014. APPLICATION FORM and GUIDELINES can be downloaded as PDF at http://www.chianticom.com/en/news/327-call-for-application-fellowship In order to apply: Artists must propose a project, which they will pursue during their time as a resident artist at La Macina. (Project particulars and themes are left to the discretion of the artist.) Application Process This program is open to artists between 18 and 35 years old, in the following ARTS CATEGORIES: • Photography • Painting • Video-Art • Installation art • Filmmaking • Sculpture We will select four artists (or more, depending on the success of our fundraising efforts), and each will receives a fellowship consisting of: • a 500€ cash award, for materials to be used specifically for the artist’s proposed project at La Macina di San Cresci • one month of residency at La Macina • 24/7 access to La Macina’s art studios • Open studio presentations at the end of the residency • A feature in our yearbook and website based on the artist’s work Funds are given in one payment at the beginning of the fellowship period. The application form and guidelines, along with some more general information may be downloaded as a PDF document at: www.chianticom.com or by email: info@chianticom.com.