CUSCO, PERU: All Residency Programs for Artists & Writers (Self-Guided or With Master Instruction) – All Dates in 2021 / 2022 / 2023

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Arquetopia Peru International Artist Residency

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US $35 donation to our youth music scholarship fund, to validate application.
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Sunday, March 14, 2021

Arquetopia Peru International Artist Residency – Cusco, Peru

All Residency Programs for Artists & Writers (Self-Guided or With Master Instruction)
All Dates in 2021 / 2022 / 2023

Apply Now through Sunday, March 14, 2021. Spaces are limited. Residency applications are evaluated for selection as they are received vs. after the deadline has passed.
Website: https://www.arquetopia.org/open-calls-deadlines
E-mail info@arquetopia.org for more information.

Founded in 2009, Arquetopia Foundation is an internationally established, award-winning nonprofit arts and cultural foundation with a social scope that emphasizes critical thinking through artistic practices. Our comprehensive, customized International Artist-in-Residence Programs  https://www.arquetopia.org/residencies-general-info are the largest and most reputable in Latin America, with an array of contents anchored in a solid structure of collaborations with prominent cultural institutions, renowned experts, and notable artists. We are invested in approaching art and art history with a critical perspective by understanding Mexico and Peru’s complexity in context and incorporating nuances in narratives and interpretation especially of the 3,000-year heritage of visual culture of these two countries. Our residency programs offer competitive professional opportunities for emerging and mid-career, national and international artists, designers, curators, art historians, art educators, writers, journalists, and cultural researchers age 20 and over.

Arquetopia is distinguished worldwide for its array of unique residency programs with substantial content. Our residency spaces function exclusively for productive art professionals, writers, and researchers and include structured, informative programs; a network of collaborative workspaces, institutions, and studios; and personalized project support.

TESTIMONIALS FROM OUR PAST RESIDENT ARTISTS
For profiles, feedback and testimonials from many of our outstanding past resident artists, art historians, and writers, don't miss this page on our website: Arquetopia Foundation: Our Resident Artists https://www.arquetopia.org/our-resident-artists

Arquetopia Peru is now welcoming applications for the following residency programs in the magnificent Sacred Valley of the Andes of Cusco, Peru, for all dates in 2021, 2022, and 2023. Click on each link below for program info on our website.

PART 1 – RESIDENCIES IN CUSCO FOR ARTISTS & WRITERS (MENTORED, NON-INSTRUCTIONAL): ALL DATES IN 2021 / 2022 / 2023

1. Art, Design, or Photography Residency.
https://www.arquetopia.org/art-design-or-photography-residency
Flexible sessions of 3 to 12 weeks; various techniques supported.

2. Writers Residency.
https://www.arquetopia.org/writers-residency

Flexible sessions of 3 to 8 weeks.

PART 3 – ARTIST RESIDENCIES IN CUSCO WITH MASTER TECHNIQUE INSTRUCTION: ALL DATES IN 2021 / 2022 / 2023

3. Gold Leafing & Estofado Instructional Residency.
https://www.arquetopia.org/gold-leafing-residency

Learn Gold Leafing (Gilding) and Estofado techniques from a Peruvian master, with time for independent production. Extendable sessions of 3 weeks.

4. Natural Pigments Instructional Residency.
https://www.arquetopia.org/natural-pigments-residency


Learn to create and use a variety of Natural Pigments from a Peruvian master, for fiber dyeing, with time for independent production. Extendable sessions of 3 weeks.

5. Peruvian Textiles Instructional Residency: Andean Weaving.
https://www.arquetopia.org/peruvian-textiles-residency


Learn traditional Andean Weaving from a Peruvian master, with time for independent production. Extendable sessions of 3 weeks.

6. Pre-Columbian Ceramics Instructional Residency.
https://www.arquetopia.org/pre-columbian-ceramics-residency

Learn pre-Columbian Ceramics techniques from a Peruvian master, with time for independent production. Extendable sessions of 5 weeks.

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Arquetopia is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our diverse local and international community. Arquetopia’s resident artist and staff backgrounds vary in all aspects. As part of Arquetopia’s mission is to promote diversity, Arquetopia actively fights discrimination by offering access to its programs and activities without regard to race, color, gender or gender expression, national origin, age, religion, creed, or sexual orientation.

Main Website: https://www.arquetopia.org
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/arquetopia
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/arquetopia

How to Apply: 

Visit the Arquetopia Foundation website at  https://www.arquetopia.org
E-mail us at info@arquetopia.org

Complete and submit the Arquetopia Artist-in-Residence Online Application Form  https://www.arquetopia.org/residency-application, following the instructions on the web page.
Following selection, applicants are notified immediately via e-mail.