TUO TUO’s Inaugural 2020 Residency: Open Call

TUO TUO’s Inaugural 2020 Residency: Open Call

This Deadline Expired: Wednesday, April 15, 2020

TUO TUO Kulttuuri Tila [space for cultural cultivation] & Residency. Located two hours north of Helsinki, our refurbished schoolhouse – built in the late 1920s – offers studio/exhibition and outdoor space to artists, activists, and progressive thinkers, as well as fully-equipped lodging and gathering spaces for collaborators and guests.

TUO TUO is now officially accepting applicants for our inaugural 2020 Residency program. The Residency is open to artists, writers, performers, researchers, therapists, activists, and myriad creative individuals.

The program is self-directed, there are no requirements to produce work. If you have big plans, we want to hear about them. If you want to swim in the lake and quiet your mind – that’s okay too. Residents/ projects spanning Ecology art, Ecopsychology, Permaculture, and interactive public works (which include performance and sound projects) will be given priority acceptance.

Artists fee of 350e per month includes a fully-furnished private bedroom and private work space, as well as access to the kitchen, common areas, laundry, grounds, etc; pickup/drop off from the nearest bus station and weekly trips into town; coffee/tea; sauna, swimming, hiking; production assistance, project management support/ resourcing, and press support.

Carol Taylor-Kearney

Carol Taylor-Kearney creates mixed media paintings and sculptures that are vibrant in color, adventurous in the mediums used,…

Carol Taylor-Kearney creates mixed media paintings and sculptures that are vibrant in color, adventurous in the mediums used, and playful in the open-ended stories or puzzles she presents. Based on recognizable…

Carol Taylor-Kearney creates mixed media paintings and sculptures that are vibrant in color, adventurous in the mediums used, and playful in the open-ended stories or puzzles she presents. Based on recognizable people, places,…

Kit Donnelly

Kit Donnelly's current work relies on understanding the visual world in its simplest form. Her work involves visual exercises…

Kit Donnelly's current work relies on understanding the visual world in its simplest form. Her work involves visual exercises in honesty and articulation through complex relationships of color and form.…

Kit Donnelly's current work relies on understanding the visual world in its simplest form. Her work involves visual exercises in honesty and articulation through complex relationships of color and form.…

Matthew Borgen

Matthew Borgen's recent work utilizes imagery from comic books published during the mid-20th century — the genre’s so-called…

Matthew Borgen's recent work utilizes imagery from comic books published during the mid-20th century — the genre’s so-called golden age. Using their visual conventions, nostalgic aura, and narrative…

Matthew Borgen's recent work utilizes imagery from comic books published during the mid-20th century — the genre’s so-called golden age. Using their visual conventions, nostalgic aura, and narrative structure in combination…

Alfred Ortega
Bettina Clowney

What’s interesting for me is a spectrum of abstraction and realism that evokes both stillness and vitality. …

What’s interesting for me is a spectrum of abstraction and realism that evokes both stillness and vitality. …

What’s interesting for me is a spectrum of abstraction and realism that evokes both stillness and vitality. …

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