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Open Call STRT Kit - 2019

OPEN CALL STRT Kit - 2019
deadline 16 September
An international development program for visual artists based in Antwerp.

STRT Kit supports emerging visual artists under 30 who work and/or live in Antwerp and stands for a collective workspace, a curated exhibition, a journey and is used by artists as an inspiration, a meeting point and a production house.

The program operates as an international development platform by offering:
- A collective work and project space located at the Ploegstraat Antwerp, shared with the international residents of AIR Antwerpen.
- A weekly visitors program with fellow artists, curators and cultural producers focusing on the personal needs of the individual artist's artistic practice.
- Encounters and presentations with the residents from AIR Antwerpen
- An interview with HART magazine
- An international project week (2015 - Beirut, 2016 - Athens, 2017 Israel- Palestine, 2018 - Cairo)
- An individual presentation at The Living Room
- A curated group show in Kunsthal Extra City, Antwerp
- A collective publication

Timing:
- 16/09/2018, 23:59: deadline Open Call
- 10/2018: selection of the five artists
- 12/2018: first meeting with the former STRT kit artists
- 01/2019: start trajectory
- 06/2019: projectweek abroad
- 10/2019: exhibition Kunsthal Extra City, Antwerp
- 09/2020: publication

Jury:
- Alan Quireyns, Artistic Director AIR Antwerpen, Antwerp
- Antonia Alampi, Curator, Kunsthal Extra City, Antwerp & co-Director of SAVVY Contemporary, Berlin
- Lotte Arndt, Curator
- Samah Hijawi, Artist

Apply now for STRT KIT:
Deliver the following documents in English -Merged in 1 PDF of max. 20 MB, before September 16, 23:59, 2018 to greet@studiostart.be:
- cv + portfolio
- A brief answer on the following question: “How does your artistic practice relate to the city?”

* For this application you don't have to fill in the online application document below *

Online application

Personal information

European bank details

Application

Artistic practice

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