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MMCA Artist Residency | Changdong

MMCA Residency International Artist/Researcher Residency Program 2019

MMCA Residency run by the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea (MMCA), is pleased to announce calls for the International Artist/Researcher Residency Program 2019. We are now receiving applications from artists and researchers working in diverse artistic disciplines and conducting professional research projects. The programs will provide opportunities to engage in creative exchanges with prominent art professionals and various residency programs including exhibitions, open studios and other cultural events in a supportive environment.

● Residency Venue: MMCA Residency Changdong
(257 Deongneung-ro, Dobong-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea)

● Application Period: Monday, 3 September - Friday, 28 September, 2018
(Online application is available from Monday, 17 September)

● Calls for the following two residency programs:
1) International Artist Residency Program 2019
2) International Researcher Residency Program 2019
※ Please note that applicants are not allowed to make dual applications by applying for both
programs.

1) International Artist Residency Program 2019
Residency Period: 3 months
Discipline: Visual Arts
Number of Artists: 1 artist for each term/3 artists in total
Supports: Provided with a live-in-studio with a single room,
Monthly grant of 1,000,000 KRW (approx. 890 USD), total 3,000,000 KRW for the entire residency period

2) International Researcher Residency Program 2019
Residency Period: 3 months
Research Areas: Asian art in the 2nd half of the 20th Century, Contemporary Asian artists
Number of Researchers: 4 researchers in total
Supports: Provided with a live-in-studio with a single room,
Monthly grant of 1,000,000 KRW (approx. 890 USD), total 3,000,000 KRW for the entire residency period

For more information on how to Apply, please visit www.mmca.go.kr/eng

Location

Seoul : South Korea

Eligibility

  • Application type: Open application
  • Collaboration: Must apply and be accepted individually
  • Geography: Open to US artists, Open to non-US artists
  • Additional eligibility information: 

    - 25 years old or older
    - No experience in MMCA residency programs (Changdong/Goyang)
    - Fluent in English (mandatory)
    * Only individual artist, not duo or team. Work partners, assistants, and family members are not allowed to stay at the residency. They will need to find separate accommodation.

  • Application deadline: September 28
  • Application Ongoing: No
  • Additional deadline info:
    - Online application system will be closed at 18:00 in Korean local time on Friday, 28 September, 2018. We request applicants to apply in advance to avoid any possible errors or problems caused by the overflowing number of applicants near the deadline. Late submissions will not be accepted under any circumstances.

Facilities & Services

  • Housing: Private housing (individual apartment/cabin/house)
    Private studio including accommodation space inside (free of charge)
  • Meals: No meals/food provided
  • Computer/internet access: Wireless Internet
  • Accessibility: no

Residency Fees

no

Stipends / other support

- Private studio with accommodation (free of charge) - Monthly Grant: 1,000,000 KRW (approx. 890 USD) per month, total 3,000,000 KRW for the entire residency period * The grant will be transferred directly to the participant's Korean local bank account every month and the total amount is subject to change based on one’s residency period. - Access to the residency's facilities and resources

Additional expectations / opportunities

Contact Information

257, Deongneung-ro, Dobong-gu
Seoul , 01469
South Korea
Tel: 82-2-995-0995