February 19, 2010

Visual Arts at The Banff Centre: Call for Applications

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity
THEMATIC RESIDENCIES10 Beyond Former Heaven (or the Institute of Surrealist Ethnography) with Olivia Plender
Program dates:
Application deadline: March 5, 2010

This residency will encourage participants to work, live, play, and think collaboratively and is based on the view that experimentation should not simply be confined to the safe space of art practice but can also change our social relations. The main focus of activity will be to open up the idea of what research can be, approaching it as a performative act in itself.

11 The distance between our minds and thoughts equals the distance between our words and mouths with Jan Verwoert
Program dates: September 13 – October 29, 2010
Application deadline: May 14, 2010

This residency is about acts, ideas, and emotions that constitute community in a different manner, through enacted difference, through the motion of standing apart together.


Self-directed residencies make available studios and offices for all visual arts professionals.

More information on dates and deadlines


Ragnar Kjartansson: The End
January 30 – April 18, 2010

For more information and to apply:
The Banff Centre, Office of the Registrar
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 403.762.6180 or 1.800.565.9989

Thank you!

An email with a confirmation link has been sent to the email address you entered. To complete your subscription, click this link.