BCS | PROJECT-BASED PROGRAMME for 2013 Spring

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Introduction
The Bamboo Curtain Studio (BCS) in Taiwan aims to promote cross-cultural exchanges by providing a meeting point for creative talents from national and international art related fields, for short stay or specific projects.

“Project-Based Program” consists of two categories: institutional recommendation and individual-apply. Institutional recommendation may receive allowances in accordance with reciprocal exchanges programs. Individual applicants will need to cover their travel and living cost, local insurance, studio and accommodation fee.

We especially welcome applicants working with:
 Cross discipline arts,
 Ecology and environment,
 Community engagement projects.

Application period:
From April to October 2012

Residency period:
From March to May 2013

Who can apply
If you are:

 artist / curator / researcher / culture worker/ arts professional
 open for all age, gender, media, and nationality

How to apply
Please send the following materials to studio@bambooculture.com
 Application Form ( See below)
 Project plan within one page of A4
 Resume and portfolio (link or website)
 Name and contact information of one reference person/organization from your country.

Note:
 Please state “Project-Based Program 2013+ Your Name” on your email subject.
 Reminder that all supporting hardcopy materials will not be returned.
 Uncompleted application form will not be accepted

Procedure
We will notify the result to you within one month from your application date.
Space/Room Price
Please see here or email us for more information.

What we offer
Facilities:

 Room with shared or private bathroom, water and electricity
 Wireless Internet
 Kitchen with equipped cooking facilities
 Washing machine
Services:
 Induction session for environment, events and residency artists
 Meeting with BCS Director
 Artist profile in BCS website and Facebook

Extra (exact cost will be negotiated):
 Organizing Exhibition/ Workshop/Talk
 Media promotion
 Deposit for equipment rental ( projector, tool, lighting, computer…etc.,)
 Project management for resource, connection and information
 Required arranged meeting
 Use of large facilities (Clay mixer and Kiln)

What you need to cover
 Accommodation and studio fee,
 Project/material fee,
 Travel and living cost
(the living cost in Taiwan is about 500 USD per month).

Program requirement
To participate in the residence program, applicants are required to:
 Cooperate with our team for publicity and other activities relate to the promotion of your program
 Write a brief report (One to two pages of A4), 10 images and feedback to us after your residency

For enquiries, please contact: Miss Yang
Email: chiamei.yang@bambooculture.com
Tel: +886 2 8809 3809 / +886 2 2808 1465
Fax: +886 2 8809 3786
Web: www.bambooculture.com
Address: Bamboo Curtain Studio, P O Box 61 Taipei Taiwan100

Application Form Download (English)
Application Form Download (Chinese)