FaveLAB, a laboratory for contemporary art in Athens, hosts a series of related activities (shows, lectures, workshops, artist dinners etc.) to promote the concept of living, working, sharing, networking and reshaping urban development and creative synergies for established and emerging artists.
A team of Germany based international artists working on the Athens project in cooperation with foreign and Greek institutions.
We are looking for:
International participants working in the fields of applied arts (jewellery, ceramics, paper, textile, fashion, book making, food etc.), installation, video and performance.
Duration of the FaveLAB programme:
The programme applies for the period: June – mid July 2017 — during the “Athens Dokumenta 14” highlights.
as well as during the
Post-Dokumenta period starting September 2017.
380,00 euro for one week (Monday to Sunday). The fee covers residence cost, material and curatorial advice plus networking/PR and includes:
Living and working space in down town Athens (7 days/6 nights)/ Four days curated solo show at the lobby of Cine Trianon, a theater under monument protection in down town Athens and an OFFICIAL venue of Dokumenta 14 Athens. “Cine Trianon” participates with “Artist In Residence/One Artist A Week” in the project “Victoria Square” by US artist Rick Lowe for Dokumenta 14 Athens. All participating artists will be included in the documentation of “Victoria Square”/ Promotional and PR support by a group of art professionals, journalists and networkers/ Customized introduction into ancient and contemporary Greek culture.
Artists who wish to stay longer, we offer a live in+work studio in Athens or the Peloponnese for a per week/month fee (prices vary in winter/summer time).
How to apply:
Send a short bio (80-100 words), a work/show proposal (50 words), 6 – 8 pictures of your work or website, a short statement of what you wish to do in FaveLAB Athens (50 words) and the dates of the week in question to firstname.lastname@example.org