This Artist-in-Residence scheme is a collaboration between the Academy of Visual Arts and Shigaraki Ceramic Culture Park, with the generous sponsorship from Giant Year Gallery. Applications are invited from AVA alumni, who aspire to become a professional ceramic artists, to undertake a residence of 1-3 months taking place from April 2020 to March 2021 in Shigaraki, Japan. The scheme offers the opportunity for an artist to develop their practice in ceramic art and engage in exchanges with other artists with different styles and of different nationalities. For details, please see the Application Guidelines.
How to Apply?
Applicants are required to submit a completed application form and portfolio document in PDF or DOCX format. Applications must be submitted in English and submitted to Email: firstname.lastname@example.org referring to “Application – Giant Year Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park Artist-in-Residence Scheme 2020-21” in the subject line.
The deadline is extended to 5pm, 31 Oct 2019
Interviews scheduled on late-October/early-November 2019