Deadline: 15 January 2020
Open to: visual artists with a master’s degree or doctoral candidate researching American art visual culture
Benefits: a USD 5,000 stipend, a travel contribution and lodging in the Terra Foundation residences and daily lunches
Founded in 2001, the Terra Summer Residency brings together doctoral scholars of American art and emerging artists worldwide for a nine-week residential program in Giverny, France. The program encourages independent work while providing seminars and mentoring by senior scholars and artists to foster reflection and debate. The Terra Summer Residency provides an opportunity for participants to widen their academic and creative horizons, explore international cultural perspectives, and forge lifelong exchanges and professional networks.
In addition to a stipend, fellows receive on-site lodging, use of working facilities, and lunches for the duration of the residency. The residency handbook provides more information about the location, facilities, and residency guidelines.
The 2020 Terra Summer Residency will run from June 8 to August 7.
Candidates worldwide can apply. Applicants must be either:
Applicants must be recommended by their dissertation advisor or professor or previous art-school supervisor. Each professor may recommend a maximum of two candidates each year. (See the application form for full nomination and application procedures.)
Terra Summer Residency fellows receive:
For more information, please visit the official web page.