Information Application Centro Selva 2017 English

General requirements for candidates:
·         Must be 21 or older
·         Must have good command of Spanish and/or English
·         Must have experience in an artistic field.
To be considered, candidates must download this .doc file and fill in all areas:
·         Attach a minimum of 3 images of past work (JPEG, TIF, PNG, GIF). Video time limit less than 5 minutes(avi, mpeg, quicktime, wav, mp3 ).
·         Attach PDF and images of previous work and email them
Application and project presentation periods:

Residency July 15 - August 5 2016
·         Project portfolios must be received by November 30 2016
·         Results of application will be announced personally by December 15 2016
Duration of residency:
20 days. Arrival: July 15 2017. End of residency: Saturday  August 5 2017.
Disciplines and media:
·         Visual Art
·         Performing Arts
·         Textile Art
·         Music
·         Literature
·         New Media
·         Curator
Number of artists:
·         minimum 5, maximum 12
Residency Fee:
·         3500 Peruvian Soles
This covers:
·         Lecture and work shop on Shipibo-Conibo Art and contemporary Amazon art.
·         Workshop on natural inks and Shipibo -Conibo design
·         Pucallpa City art tour
·         Visit to a Shipibo- Conibo comunity.
·         Transportation to and from local airport and residency.
·         Group water and land transport for residency related activities
·         Common working spaces.
·         3 meals per day, local traditional cooking
·         Shared bedrooms, bed sheets.
·         Mandatory farm clothing (rubber boots, rain poncho, etc.)
·         Publicity of residency related activities.
·         Invitation to participante in the Centro Selva Lima artist Talk
Does not cover:
·         Air or bus tickets
·         Medical insurance and or vaccines
·         Materials and tools to carry out personal projects
·         Domestic or international telephone calls
·         Electronic equipment, laundry or hot water.
·         Any additional expenses.
  More than 400 hectares of agricultural land livestock, pasture, reforested areas, ponds, horses, local flora and fauna.
  Native fruit tree Garden
  Food
  Limited hours of electricity.
  Scarce or absent internet in the residence. For emergencies, we can go to town. Computer equipment provided by participants.
Residency Description
Family reception. Rural setting with primitive housing (water and limited electricity)

Artist Expectations
·         Artist talk in Pucallpa
·         Exhibition in Pucallpa
·         Invited to artist talk in Lima Monday August 7 2017 .
Selection procedure:
By Committee
The participants that would like to present a workshop are encourage to propose one.
Individual Residencies
Individual residences individual residencies will be accepted in different months of  the year.
• Download the application sheet  (the same one for group residencies), fill  it in and attach examples of your art.
• Additionally: indicate possible months that you  would be interested in visiting, specifying for how long and whether you have an specific activities you would be interested in developing during your stay.
• Send this information to:

How to reach us:
By plane to Lima, Peru, connecting to the Pucallpa Airport (Capitán FAP David Abensur Rengifo Airport). The residency location is 39 km (24 miles) from Pucallpa.
Phone: (511) 997564915


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