Are you a curator?
A writer, poet, playwright or graphic novelist?
An artist working mostly with text and/or concepts?
TRACTOR-TEXT initiative might be something for you and your creative research. In as much as TRACTOR-TEXT is designed for research, experimentation, and play on new ideas, text, and words.
Open for anyone working predominately with text (in any form); traditionally or experimentally. As well as curators or researchers who have new, brilliant research-based exhibition and/or project proposal or simply want some time off to finish up a long started assignment.
max. 7 weeks (preferably 3 or 4 weeks)
FOR WHOM IS TRACTOR-TEXT AGAIN?
open to all artists, art theorists working essentially with text or concepts in one way or another. This includes also curators who’d like to explore the local art scene and set up an exciting exhibition as a conclusion of their residency stay.
WHAT DO I GET?
as a TRACTOR-TEXT guest, you’ll enjoy all the same benefits as any other TRACTOR resident; however, you’ll also get your own private live/work space within our artists’ house.
FEES AND SUPPORT?
see TRACTOR FEE
WHAT ELSE IS INCLUDED?
Each residency at D’CLINIC starts with a “meet the new artist” event, where you’ll be asked to share your artistic experiences with the peer group and other interested crowds.
Artists who stay three or more weeks are offered the opportunity to show their work within a project-exhibition at the end of the residency.
However, each guest at D’CLINIC also has a possibility to show/share work threw open studio events, presentations, readings, screening, workshops, lectures… you name it.
HOW TO APPLY?