WEEKEND REPORT / CULTURAL EVENTAthens, 16-04-2021
WALKING BACKWARDS - Artist Exhibition opportunity
Snehta - a non-for-profit organization that promotes and facilitates local and international artists through its residency, exhibitions and educational programs in Kypseli, Athens - is happy to announce 'WALKING BACKWARDS'. 2 funded solo exhibition opportunities open to emerging artists from Greece and abroad - June & October ,2021.
Snehta’s mission is to actively strengthen the artistic production and revitalize the local scene by bridging Athens with international creatives that share a focused enthusiasm to research in the city. Moreover partnering artists, curators and projects undertaken by Snehta are aiming to create new readings under which the city is perceived and experienced.
The program was established in 2012 and has up until now hosted over 100 artists in its international residency program.
For the past 2 years Snehta has been making gradual steps to establish 2 additional core activities – its physical / online shop and an educational program run by Athens based artists. Monies generated by those activities will fund a range of new opportunities that will be announced within the following year. Amongst those - Walking backwards - is Snehta’s first funded exhibition opportunity open to emerging artists from Greece and abroad.
Successful artists will receive a monetary prizes and various aids towards the completion of a solo show at Snehta.
This opportunity is open to artists regardless of origin and artistic practice.
Snehta will not provide accommodation for the specific opportunity.
OPPORTUNITIES FOR ARTISTS (more info on how to apply):
- Application open for submissions: 25/03/2021
- Deadline for submissions: 18/04/2021
- Project evaluation and selection: 18/04 – 05/05/2021
- Final selection announcement: 06/05/21
- Implementation period 1st slot: 03/06 - 23/06/21
- Implementation period 2st slot: 01/10 - 22/10/21
*A fee of 10 Euros admin fee applies per application submitted.
*We advise potential applicants to visit the exhibition page to see a track record of previous activities and exhibitions.