Res Artis Regional Meeting 2-5 October in Vilnius

01. september, 2014

In the first week of October the Nida Art Colony of the Vilnius Academy of Arts will host a regional meeting of the Res Artis Foundation.

The meeting will address two main topics: REMOTENESS (escape, exotic location, cultural tourism, hospitality) and RESIDENCY’S ROLE (engagement in the resident’s life, in the local community, in the art world, in the education and (artistic) research community, reputation and influence, models and ethics of host-guest or curator-artist relationship, diversity of artistic production or residency results, evaluation of results).

Registration for participation in the meeting is now open to Res Artis members and non-members, i.e. present and potential residency operators from:

– Baltic countries (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania)

– Nordic countries (Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden)

– Eastern partnership countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine)

– Central Asia (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan)

– Russian Federation

The acceptance of registration will be prioritised to representatives from the above-mentioned regions but is not exclusive to those.

The Netherlands embassy proudly supports this event and encourages organizations and individuals operating in the field of residencies that have a special interest in themes discussed to register for participation:

Learn more about this meeting

– Overview

– Programme

– Registration and Fees (Early Bird: August 10th, 2014)

– Financial support

The Res Artis Regional Meeting Vilnius-Nida is organised by Nida Art Colony of the Vilnius Academy of Arts in co-operation with Res Artis and Arts Printing House.

For more information contact:

Res Artis office in Amsterdam