Open Call: Destination Unknown

Open Call: Destination Unknown

This Deadline Expired: Tuesday, May 1, 2018

DESTINATION UNKNOWN is a non-profit organisation that offers a working period for young artists in locations which are temporarily vacant; waiting to be reclaimed by new owners or waiting to be demolished. Artists are invited to fill these vacancies with creative site-specific ideas and interventions, reacting on the environment of the location. Destination Unknown is a nomadic organisation, which implies that it is based on another location every year. In July, August and September 2018 a number of apartments will be available as working studios for artists at Sint Teuniswijk in Venlo.

Furthermore guest speakers will be invited for lectures and conversations with the participating artists. At the end of the working period an exhibition will be organised which will be open to art professionals as well as neighbourhood residents.

Artists who graduated between 1 and 5 years are preferred to apply for this open call. Please send your portfolio, artist statement, CV and motivation or project proposal to anmeldendestinationunknown@outlook.com with in the subject line OPEN CALL DU 2018. Please mention whether you want to use the opportunity to stay overnight during the working period.

Deadline Submission: May 1, 2018
Start Working Period: June 30, 2018
Exhibition: 21–23 September, 2018

For more information: http://www.destinationunknown.nu/

 

Susan Benarcik

I spend a lot of time in nature observing plants, the environment, and natures cycles. While in or out of the studio, I'm…

I spend a lot of time in nature observing plants, the environment, and natures cycles. While in or out of the studio, I'm creating both complex and compact environments that enliven personal residences,…

I spend a lot of time in nature observing plants, the environment, and natures cycles. While in or out of the studio, I'm creating both complex and compact environments that enliven personal residences, gallery walls, and…

Sandra Benhaim

Sandra's colorful and expressive abstract paintings and collages are about "place", and take inspiration from…

Sandra's colorful and expressive abstract paintings and collages are about "place", and take inspiration from the landscape - While the artworks are not a representation of any specific…

Sandra's colorful and expressive abstract paintings and collages are about "place", and take inspiration from the landscape - While the artworks are not a representation of any specific location, they oftentimes…

Tyler Kline

Tyler Kline's work documents the arrival of the Chthulucene epoch: post-Anthropocene, tentacular, multi-optic, and multi-specied.…

Tyler Kline's work documents the arrival of the Chthulucene epoch: post-Anthropocene, tentacular, multi-optic, and multi-specied.…

Tyler Kline's work documents the arrival of the Chthulucene epoch: post-Anthropocene, tentacular, multi-optic, and multi-specied.…

Jennifer Lynn Manzella
Arlene Solomon

Arlene Solomon is a collage and mixed media artist who has been studying art for 15 years. Her collages have a definite sense…

Arlene Solomon is a collage and mixed media artist who has been studying art for 15 years. Her collages have a definite sense of playfulness and nostalgia.…

Arlene Solomon is a collage and mixed media artist who has been studying art for 15 years. Her collages have a definite sense of playfulness and nostalgia.…

previous arrow
next arrow
Slider