El programa de actividades y contenidos, así como el manual de llegada e informaciones prácticas, serán enviados individualmente a los postulantes.
OPEN CALL (English)
The next residency at Casa Giap is titled “Creative Ecologies and Decolonial Futures”. It will take place in San Cristobal de Las Casas from July 22 to 31 and it will be coordinated by GIAP (Research group in art and politics) and TJ Demos (University of California – Santa Cruz).
The program includes seminars with GIAP (Research Group in Art and Politics), Professor TJ Demos, and local guests. It will involve some field trips (one towards the interior of the forest, at a site of environmental/social interest) and many other activities, such as meetings with Mayan artists.
You can consult the the report that TJ Demos wrote about last summer’s residency: https://rca.ucsc.edu/documents/open-forum-fall-2018-tj-demos-final.pdf
To apply, please send a CV (or portfolio) and a brief motivation letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
The participation cost for each resident is $ 700 USD. It covers:
– Program of seminars, talks and meetings
– 11 nights accommodation (with kitchen and wifi)
– Access to media library and GIAP’s art collection
– Transfers outside the city
– Some food and coffee break between sessions.
The program of activities and contents as well as logistic and practical information will be sent to the applicants.