Artist in Residency Program

Residency will be between 18th-30th of August, and subject/conditions are

Subject: An Individual’s Social Volume

Volume: It is the quantity of three-dimensional space of an object enclosed by a closed surface.

What determines an individual’s social volume?

What should be the context of this?

Context or contexts

1- Humanity

2- Socio-cultural structure

3- Time

What does an individual add to his or her volume in these contexts?

Philosophy, science and art. A self-improving individual might reach his or her true volume in the right context.

Can an individual, who has a considerable volume in the context of humanity, have the same volume in the contexts of socio-cultural structure and time?

Is it possible that an individual, who occupies a place in the socio-cultural structure, cannot fit into the context of humanity?

Which volume of an individual is the real one?   

Duration: 12 days

Application fee: please ask

Application deadline: May 30th

Our residency welcomes: Visual artists (painting, light sculpture, installations) with focus on contemporary art and performance artists.

Application: Please fill the form.

Within two days after the open call’s deadline, we will inform you if your application is approved.

Payment: It can be paid by cash after your arrival to Helikon.

What is included: A bed in a bungalow style house for three people with bathroom/toilet. Breakfast, dinner, afternoon snacks/soup/cake, coffee and tea. Many open areas, one atelier and an office for use

What is excluded: Expenses for working materials. Works shipping and transportation expenses and their insurance. All travelling expenses. Health insurance.

Additional conditions: The maximum number of residents is 12 people. Our residency is vegan, vegetarian and pets friendly. Spoken and working language is English.

Exhibition: If you’d like to participate a public exhibition, you need to leave one of your work.