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Tenot Fondation Bursary for artists: Call for application
Camac Centre d'Art Marnay Art Centre

Application deadline: March 15st, 2010

Camac
1 grande rue
10400 marnay sur seine
France

http://www.camac.org

Camac is located 60min away from Paris in the village of Marnay sur Seine within the scenic Region of Champagne-Ardenne. This multi-disciplinary creative centre offers a unique environment for visual artist, writers or musicians. Camac aims at fostering communication and creativity among individuals and groups working on the evolution of ideas or realization of works.

Nature of the bursary :
2 month residency (dates to be arranged by mutual agreement between the
artist and the institution)
Return ticket, board and lodging
Private bedroom with bathroom, individual studio.
The laureate must provide his/her own visas and health insurance .

Visual arts :
Eligibility :
Professional artists of established ability. The candidate must be motivated
and open to discussion on contemporary art practice and the challenge of
visual arts. He/she will be willing to conduct workshops or make a
presentation of his/her work to the public. Working knowledge of French,
English or Spanish required.
The selection of applicants will be based on project proposals.
The recipient will be requested to contribute one of his works to camac’s
permanent collection.

How to apply :
Send a filled-out application form to be found on camac’s website with the
mention “Fondation Ténot Bursary” directly to camac together with the
following documents :
– a curriculum vitae
– a recent photograph
– a project proposal for the residency period (3 – 5 pages + visuals)
– two testimonials
10 images of recent work, materials such as press articles, catalogues, etc.

Creative writing :

Eligibility :
Established poets, novel writers and playwrights with demonstrated ability in French, English or Spanish. The laureate will be requested to contribute published texts to the camac library.

How to apply :
Send the application form from camac website with the mention “Fondation Ténot Bursary” directly to camac together with the following documents :
– a curriculum vitae
– a recent photograph
– a project proposal for the residency period (3 -10 pages)
– two testimonials
– Press Clippings
– clear good quality copies of published work or magazine publications.

Music :
Professional musician of established ability.
He/she will be willing to make a presentation of his/her work to the public. Working knowledge of French, English or Spanish required.
The selection of applicants will be based on project proposals.
Send a filled-out application form to be found on camac’s website with the
mention “Fondation Ténot Bursary” directly to camac together with the
following documents :
– a curriculum vitae
– a recent photograph
– a project proposal for the residency period (3 – 5 pages + visuals)
– two testimonials

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Please note that applications and accompanying material will not be returned unless a self addressed envelope with sufficient postage is included in your initial application package.

Closing dates for applications : March 15st, 2010
For more information and to apply:
Camac
Jean-Yves Coffre
[email protected]

Camac
1 grande rue
10400 marnay sur seine
France

January 21, 2010