EXHIBITIONS & RESIDENCIES
OPEN CALL- now closed.
VISUAL VOICES ARTIST IN RESIDENCE PROGRAM 2020
Thematic Focus: Media and Nationalist Narratives
Visual Voices is launching its 2020 artist in residency program for young visual artists interested in artistic activism. We believe that young artists are key changemakers with the power to stimulate dialogue in their communities and highlight critical social challenges that limit deeper understanding, cooperation and positive peace. This residency is designed for visual artists seeking to promote positive social change and advocate for peace both in Cyprus and internationally. Applicants must be between the ages of 18-35, please see the complete eligibility requirements in the full residency information.
Workshops: July- August 2020.
Where: Online and in the UN buffer zone, Nicosia.
Studio time: August-September 2020.
Exhibition: October 2020.
Residency curator: Maral Deghati
FULL RESIDENCY INFORMATION
VISUAL VOICES believes in the transformative power of art and
seeks to support young visual artists from communities affected by violent
conflict. We believe that such artistic expression contributes to a larger
peacebuilding dialogue and promotes positive social change. Supporting a new
community of artist-activists, we seek to challenge existing conflict narratives
by creating space for the development of peace-supporting narratives. We
achieve this through our thematic artist in residence programs and
To find out more click here.