|FRESH MILK Presents its “International Residency Opportunity 2016” at Fresh Milk Barbados|
Event Description: “FRESH MILK is seeking proposals from artists working outside of Barbados to apply for our international residency programme in October and November 2016. Available dates for the residencies to take place are between October 3–28, 2016 and October 31–November 25, 2016. This residency aims to support visual artists working in a variety of media, writers and curators by offering a peaceful working space for a minimum of 4 weeks for creative production, the opportunity to interface with contemporary practitioners living and working in Barbados, access to the on-site Colleen Lewis Reading Room, the chance to broaden understanding of the work being produced locally and regionally in the Caribbean, and to strengthen international networks and relationships. The deadline for applications is June 30, 2016. FRESH MILK has the capacity to accommodate two artists at the same time. Each artist will have their own bedroom and will share a kitchen, general living area and bathroom. Residents have the space to write and make small works in their living space and also have use of the nearby Milking Parlour Studio which is located seven minutes walk away from the residence. Access to the public transportation system is a ten to fifteen minute walk away. Weekly car trips to the supermarket are available on request.” — Read more: Fresh Milk Barbados and Fresh Milk Barbados-Facebook
FRESH MILK will provide: “- Wireless internet access; – A 15.5 x 14 ft studio space (maximum capacity 2); – A wide expanse of rural land; – Access to the Colleen Lewis Reading Room on site; – A varied network of creatives to connect with; - The option to participate in a public event showcasing the outcome of the residency.” — Read more: Fresh Milk Barbados and Fresh Milk Barbados-FacebookFor further information: Fresh Milk Barbados and Fresh Milk Barbados-Facebook.
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