Call for Applications: The Camargo Core Program

Opportunity

The Camargo Foundation (Cassis, France)

THE CAMARGO FOUNDATION

The Camargo Foundation, located in Cassis, France, and founded by artist and philanthropist Jerome Hill, is a residential center offering programming in the humanities and the arts. It offers time and space in a contemplative environment to think, create, and connect. The Foundation encourages the visionary work of artists, scholars, and thinkers in the arts and humanities.

THE CAMARGO CORE PROGRAM

Launched in 1971, the Camargo Core Program is the historical and flagship program of the Foundation. Each year an international call is launched through which 18 fellows (9 artists and 9 scholars/thinkers) are selected:

• Scholars

Applicants should be connected to the arts and humanities working on French, Francophone, or Mediterranean cultures.

• Thinkers

This category includes accomplished professionals and practitioners in cultural and creative fields (i.e. as curators, journalists, critics, urban planners, independent scholars, etc).

• Artists (all disciplines)

Applicants should be the primary creators of a new work/project.

STIPEND

A stipend of 250 USD per week is available, as is funding for basic transportation to and from Cassis.

RESIDENCY PERIOD

The Camargo Core Program has two sessions:

Fall 2020

  • 8 weeks from September 8 to November 3, 2020

Spring 2021

  • 6 weeks from February 23 to April 6, 2021
  • 8 weeks from February 23 to April 20, 2021
  • 11 weeks from February 23 to May 11, 2021

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

Candidates must be able to communicate well in English.

MORE INFO / TO APPLY

http://camargofoundation.org/apply/current-calls/

Opportunity Opens

Tuesday, Jul 30th 2019

Opportunity Closes

Tuesday, Oct 1st 2019, 11:45pm

Application Location

MN Artists