Call for entries
Deadline: 25 May 2011

Art Space Portsmouth
International Residency 2011
September – November 2011

Call for Applications

Art Space Portsmouth invites applications for the Art Space Portsmouth International Residency 2011. The residency is aimed at emerging fine artists with some experience of professional practice who may have had limited exposure in the UK and whose work is engaged with contemporary debate within the international art world.
The ASP International Residency is open to European Union Nationals as well as artists from the European Economic Area.* The award is not open to artists from the UK. Students are not eligible for the award.

The residency is non-prescriptive allowing the artist to develop work in response to their environment. The selected artist will reside in Portsmouth for a period of 3-months between 1st September and 30th November 2011.

The selected artist will be offered:

* Studio space for 3 months at Art Space Portsmouth** artists are expected to work in and from the studio at Art Space Portsmouth

* A research and development fee of £3000 (paid in pounds sterling in instalments)

* A mentor from within the Art Space Portsmouth membership

* Travel expenses (one return journey from place of origin to Portsmouth)

* Free accommodation in Portsmouth for 3 months

* An exhibition or presentation in GASP (Gallery Art Space Portsmouth) at the end of the residency.

* Meetings with exhibition’s officer at Aspex gallery to explore future potential for exhibition or off-site event

* Material / production costs for an exhibition or event (by negotiation)

* The opportunity to publish online projects and blogs on the ASP website

* Resources with ARC, Artists’ Resource Centre at Aspex including professional development and networking events

* Use of facilities at The University of Portsmouth (by arrangement)

* A public presentation at Aspex gallery

* An artist’s talk at the University of Portsmouth

* Liaison with Art Space Portsmouth members

Deadline for applications: Monday 25th May 2011, 12 noon (British Summer Time).

Deadline: 25/05/11

Art Space Portsmouth Limited
ASP International Residency 2011
27 Brougham Road
PO5 4PA Portsmouth, Hants
United Kingdom