Open call for Petrozavodsk, Sortavala, Kostomuksha art residencies.

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Open call

Karelian Art residency network (KARN) starts its activities and announces the open call for art residence in the season of 2019 – 2020. Artists (painters, designers, producers, photographers, writers, IT-specialists, architects, performers, dancers, art-experts etc.) engaged in different multi-discipline and creative people whose art is relevant to thematic issues of Karelian art residency network are invited to take part in the call. Awarded participants will have free of charge accommodation in art residencies for the period  of their project implementation. Karelian art residency network includes art residencies in Petrozavodsk, Sortavala and Kostomuksha nature reserve. Each of them has its own thematic particularity and concept frame.


  1. Applications for participation are accepted in art residences of Karelia from artists attained 18 years old, from all countries of the world or regions of the Russian Federation.
  2. Applications for participation in the call are to be forwarded within the period:  08 of June – 31 of July 2019 (inclusively).  Applications shall be forwarded in digital form to the e-mail:
  3. Duration of activities for artists is limited from three weeks to three months.
  4. Requirements to the application:
  • Name, surname of the applicant, age, permanent address.
  • Contact information (e-mail, telephone, page in social networks).
  • Motivation letter (maximum 2 pages, format A4, font 12).Therein an applicant should point out the aim of her/his participation in art residences of Karelia, desired period of stay and dates, a residence, where he/she would like to work on the project or explain  the transfer and work in two or three residences of the network due to the concept of the project.
  • CV (Curriculum Vitae).

Detailed information about the open call is published in social media “Vkontakte” and “Facebook”