Opportunity: Call For International Live Performing Arts Residency In Italy
Where: Domicella, Italy
When: END 2020/2021
Deadline: JUNE 2020
Online Application: BY EMAIL
Fee to Participate or Apply: no
Description Of Opportunity:
Kulturscio’k is a not-for-profit company dedicated to producing, discovering, supporting international contemporary artists working in art, music, film, literature, architecture, theater, fashion, and other creative disciplines and fostering opportunities for multi-disciplinary dialogue.
Innovation and development of new forms
The element of collaboration and exchange is one of the founding principals of the company and factory-residency a new way to host artists, with the hope that by bringing together different areas of practice, we will generate new creative outlooks, unparalleled research, and exciting new impulses.
The goal of the residency is to create a dialogue in a new way to form and perform.
To choose work that has as an objective to experiment and to explore unknown paths.
To meet new collaborations.
The artist residency co-exists with guest accommodation. The resident artists become part of community life. The small village of Domicella has one restaurant one bar one shop and a very intimate and small community life close to the most beautiful ancient archeological sites in the entire world the residency program was founded in 2018 and since then amazing artists came. Artists that are performing internationally . some of them came to Paris to perform and we are creating a new form of dialogue and collaboration. Fynn Roovers filmed a documentary in the house. the documentary is available for private vision.
Artists Are welcome to integrate with the community
Residency kulturfactory in the Santa maria estate in Domicella Campania Italy
A residency program that runs from April to October each year in Campania, Italy. Located in the Vallo di Lauro
Campania countryside, but less than 40 minutes away from the unique sites of Pompei And Ercolano
From the amalfitan coast
A documentary is available for vision on Vimeo (private link, so please ask for it )
Villa Santa Maria Estate sits in between Vesuvio and Vallo di Lauro, a site with old roots and land rich in history and culture. It is the ideal place to develop an artistic project and to change the cultural system.
The company offers artists an 8 days/15 max stay providing rehearsal space or studio. Residents are invited to live in the nineteenth-century villa, a magnificent building just renovated belonging to a prestigious Italian family which makes the place full of memories and real history.
A program of regular workshops and other events are run by the company in collaboration with the residents to promote interaction and exchange of ideas both among the residents and with the wider community. Further facilities include free wifi throughout the villa, a huge rehearsal space and library.
travel and food are at the artist’s charge
The residence of Kulturscio’k in Domicella is located in the Santa Maria’s Property belonging to the Famous Neapolitan family Siniscalchi It is an ample construction marvelously restructured in 2014 and built in the beginnings of last century. Domicella is a small country situated in a woody basin to the borders of the Vallo of Lauro and Nola, almost 35 km from Naples (40 minutes by car).
Dipped in the green, Domicella is also characterized by a particularly mild climate. Fresh and windy air in summer, sweet in winter.
Displaced on 3 floors and absorbed in the light with 7 bed rooms , 6 baths and an ample kitchen, the residence can arrive to host up to 13/15 people.
The residence has wireless, apple tv, airplay in the rehearsal room. From the great garden that surrounds the house characterized by fruit trees it is possible to relax enjoying the view of Vesuvius Vulcan and on the Valley of Lauro.
In the last floor a room of 35 square meters with parquet can be used for stretching, meditation, watching videos etc..
The rehearsal room is a huge room of 110 square meters, 6 meters high, with linoleum on the floor, heater, dehumidification system. Particularly pleasant to work in the summer season in which the temperature of the room doesn’t overcome 25 degrees.
How To Apply:
The Application and selection process
Application to the Kulturfactory Residency program is Made through an email request including examples of work and CV information, as well inviting applicants to detail what they hope to achieve. Promising applicants are asked to choose spots and we will send them a contract to be signed
Leaving us with a possibility to keep going the dialogue ...
Artists are all requested to mention the name of residency in each future exhibition or conversation around the work And regular présentations And open doors to locals curators or guests
The objective is to keep a dialogue with selected artists to help them to find a network and to find a new form of collaboration
some artists come back and we invite them to Paris as well where the artistic director live.
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