Lo Schermo dell’Arte announces the open call for the 12th edition of VISIO—European Programme on Artists’ Moving Images, a research, residency and production programme dedicated to young artists who use moving images in their artistic practice. The project, curated by Leonardo Bigazzi, will be held in Florence in conjunction with the 16th edition of Lo Schermo dell’Arte—Cinema and Contemporary Art Festival, from November 15 to 19, 2023.
Candidates must be visual artists who:
work with moving images as part of their artistic practice
are under 35 years old
are citizens or residents of one of the 46 member countries of the European Council + Kosovo
hold a degree (M.A. or equivalent) or have had at least one solo show in the last two years
have an excellent knowledge of the English language
Eight selected artists will be invited to Florence (accomodation included) to develop their own original projects during an intensive programme of mentoring sessions, round tables and individual meetings, in dialogue with international curators and artists. 3 winning projects will receive 10,000 euros each for realization. An artist’s edition of the work produced will become part of the permanent collection of the co-producing institution.
Lo schermo dell’arte
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Deadline: July 21, 2023