Description of the organisation:
In 2013, the Cultural Affairs Bureau of New Taipei City is working with Freedom Men Art & Design Co., Ltd. and authorizes the management duty to the team. In order to encourage artists in creation, Freedom Men has rendered spaces for artists at an affortable rental price. There are three two-story buildings, “No.4 Studio, No.3 Studio, and No.5 Studio”, avaiable in the art district for artists need spaces to create art. The studio is officially named “435 Artist Studio”.
Description of the residency programme:
Freedom Men Art & Design Co., Ltd. would like to create a new art community in order to carry out the vision of public space reuse and repurposing, therefore, three studios have been opened up for artist-in-receidence program. They consider that artists need a long-term and steady space for art creation.Thus, the project runs as a three-year long receidency program for each application. In the future, Freedom Men Art & Design Co., Ltd. will have various projects in different phases for 435 Artist Studio, hoping that more art will be created in 435 Artist Studio throught the artist reseidency program.
Giving a project focused on 435 Artist Studio.
There are four types of room at 435 Artist studio:
- Three men dorm room without bathroom
- Three women dorm room without bathroom
- Mixed dorm room without bathroom
- Double room without bathroom
435 Artist Studio was a dormitory. With 108 rooms in total, each building has 36 rooms (on the first and second floor). Each room is 5 square meters big, suitable for artists. Around a hundred of artist studios are available for professional artists from varied fields.
There are rehearsal room, piano room, darkroom, exhibition hall, and so on for resident artists to do research, creation as well as presentation. Creators are able to enjoy and utilize the most complete resources and spaces.
PanChiao 435 Art Zone was a dormitory for military training before. After that, the district office was in charge and the Cultural Affairs Bureau of New Taipei City re-arranged this place. With the concept of adaptive reuse of a vacant space, 435 Artist Studio not only gains a new purpose and a new look, but also a touch of the distinctive and diverse Taiwanese culture.
1 week to 3 months
Administrative support and networking opportunities as well.
Accommodation and studio fee, material fe, electricity fee, travel and living costs.
Space/Room Price (not included electricity fee): 1 Week: NTD.2,500 ($82.3 USD) ; 2 Weeks: NTD.3,500 ($115 USD) ; 3 Weeks: NTD.4,500 ($148 USD) ; 1 Month: NTD. 5,500 ($181 USD).
Artists who would like to apply for this residency program need to write a short workplan and proposal, include an updated CV, contact information, as well as recent documentation and website address.
Please send the application to: firstname.lastname@example.org . They will proceed and confirm the application.
accept applications all year round (Accommodates a maximum of 8 people at the sa