SIAO-LONG CULTURAL PARK AND TSUNG-YEH ARTS AND CULTURAL CENTER RESIDENCY
Deadline: September 10, 2021, 23:59 (Taiwan time) Where: Tainan,Taiwan
Siao-Long Cultural Park (https://soulangh.tnc.gov.tw/)
Tsung-Yeh Arts and Cultural Center (https://tyart.tnc.gov.tw/en/)
Siao-Long Cultural Park: 1 March to 30 October, 2022.
Tsung-Yeh Arts and Cultural Center: 21 February to 30 August, 2022.
Each applicant can only be accepted for one term, the minimum residence is 45 days, with a maximum of 90 days per applicant.
Siao-Long Cultural Park and Tsung-Yeh Arts and Cultural Center take as its theme the concept of ‘Site-Specific Art’. We welcome applicants who are interested in Interdisciplinary, Visual art, and Performance.
All applicants must be able to communicate in either English or Chinese.
Offered by the residency:
Living and working expenses in Taiwan (including personal income-tax and insurance) – partly subsidized (NT$ 30,000 per month maximum). The total amount will be paid in installments. Artists will receive payment directly, excluding any tax.
Presentation expenses – The maximum allocation is NT$ 100,000 (including tax), which will be paid directly to the relevant contractors. The above expenses include: providing a service or materials used in completing workshops, exhibitions and performances, flyer design and printing, translation fee, dissemination, and expenses for a press conference. Any transportation fees for works are excluded.
If you have any enquiries about the subsidy, you should notify SCP/TAC during the application process or before signing the contract.
How to Apply: Applications available here.
A letter of recommendation is required.You need to submit at least one letter of recommendation from an artist, curator, director, researcher, or organizational professional. The title and full name of the recommender should be clear, and the letter should be signed personally or attached as a signature file.
According to the resident program, if applicants require assistants (i.e., someone who is not an applicant), it is the applicant’s responsibility to notify Siao-Long/Tsung-Yeh in the application form, and all eligible expenses for such assistants will be included in the subsidy. No extra expenses will be provided for assistants after submission of the application.
All selected artists can apply for accommodation; however, such accommodation is only for resident artists. To maintain the safety, living quality and rights of every single artist, the accommodation is not available for non-artists to stay overnight (including family members, assistants, partners or pets).