Residence Fellowship Program 2013-2014 Applications now closed

1. Residency period
Maximum of 1 month during the period from April 2013 to March 2014

2. Eligible applicants
*Applicants should respond to either one.
(1) Artists who have funding from international/national foundation or organization
(2) Artists who have stayed at AIAV for the residency program
(3) Artists who have a reference from international/national governmental, educational or cultural exchange foundations
(4) Artists who have a reference from the Selection Committee of the Residence Program of Akiyoshidai International Art Village or the Steering Committee, (Advisory Council).

3. Support
(1) Fee for accommodation at AIAV
(2) Fee for studio (there are various types of studios: the allocation of studio is decided by AIAV)
(3) Fee for usage of facilities at AIAV

4. Applicants’ requirement
(1) should communicate in English
(2) should be supportive in providing materials for publicity and archiving
(3) should participate in the exchange program for the local people, e.g. workshop, lecture and networking event
(4) should stay at AIAV for applicants’ own activities

5. How to apply
(1) Applicants should download the application and fill in all the required fields in the form (photocopies or other formats are also accepted as long as the necessary information is provided).
(2) Submit your CV in English (typed) and attach a reference, if you are applicable to 2-(3) or 2-(4)
(3) Attach a portfolio with descriptions of each work

*None of the items you submit can be returned.
*Submitted information is only used for selection and not for any other purpose.

6. Deadline
Applications are accepted from April 2013 until January 2014.

7. Period of judgment
Approximately one month after receipting of application.

8. Announcement
We will inform all applicants of the result.

Applications & inquiries should be addressed to
Akiyoshidai International Art Village Residence Program
50 Akiyoshi, Shuho-cho, Mine-shi, Yamaguchi 754-0511 JAPAN
TEL +81-(0)837-63-0020 FAX +81-(0)837-63-0021

Organized by Akiyoshidai International Art Village
Supported by Yamaguchi prefecture, Yamaguchi board of education, Mine city, Mine city board of education

Akiyoshidal International Art Village Information
・Location: 50 Akiyoshi, Shuho-cho, Mine-city, Yamaguchi, JAPAN
・Established: August 25,1998
・Main Building: concert hall, amphitheater, outdoor stage, 3 seminar rooms, 7 studios, gallery
・Residence Hall: 36 bedrooms, darkroom, salon, common kitchen, restaurant

*Further information on the facilities is provided on the website.
*Transportation during the residence period: rental car, bicycles or public transport (buses and trains).
*There is a restaurant at AIAV and a common kitchen.

Residence Fellowship Program 2013-2014 Applications now closed