Change from Local Bamboo Curtain Studio TN-In-TW-NT-2014-1781 TN-In-TW-NT-2014-1782
TheÂ Bamboo Curtain Studio (BCS) in Taiwan aims to promote cross-cultural exchanges by providing a meeting point for visitors from national and international art related fields, for short visits or specific projects. BCS is member of Res Artis, initiator of Intra Asia Network for AIR & Artistsâ€™ mobility, regional representative ofÂ International Network of Culture Diversity and Arts Network Asia, country representative for World Culture Forum Asia-Pacific. We could custom design the residency programme based on individual needs, such as visiting important exhibitions, performances, and to join in art community and cultural events.
vision The Studio aims to assist in the further understanding and development of emerging art trends in Taiwan. It endeavors to promote cross-cultural exchanges by lifting barriers, and provides a creative environment for needed time, space and facilities for production, residencies on site, servicing artists in their research, testing and trial run of their products and services.
principal objective The Studio was established to meet the shortage of working environment in four types of contemporary art: 1. Working space and equipment for ceramists, sculptors and mixed media artists. 2. Consultative, research and implementation services for arts related projects. 3. Production of site-specific arts in public spaces. 4. Space for experimentation and development of multi-media art.
environment and space Our studio is situated along the bicycle path of the Tamsui riverbank. It is 10-minutes walking distance to the MRT ZhuWei Station, and about 30 minutes commute to downtown Taipei. The BCS is a reused farm complex of 2,645 sq meter / 28,467 sq ft with five artists-in-residency rooms and studios; space for exhibition, multi functional performance; exchange center; ceramics & sculpture studio; community kitchen, and outdoor stage, plaza and gardens.
Change from Local is a community-oriented project. It expects to
1)bring various insights into the community 2)preserve and promote local culture 3)raise the local residentsâ€™ awareness to a better life in the community Join us! We can create changes from the local
job description Prepare an art symposium, including planning the activities, inviting artists, and realizing it. Work with the staffs of the studio - interviewing, editing, delivering local newspapers. Participate in the reconstruction of â€œthe Coopâ€?. Help manage the reception for the artists. Participate in the activities held by Bamboo Curtain Studio and AIESEC NTU. Help hold the summer art camp for kids.
other infomation We will provide a guest house which is close to the studio for all the trainees from this project. And it will charge 200-250 USD for the whole duration. Food is not provided, but it will be extremly convenient for you to have a nice meal. You will mainly commute by the MRT, which is like subway. By the public transportation like MRT, the bus system, and the train system, traveling in Taipei is very easy and you sure will enjoy it.
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AIESEC in Taiwan LOCAL OFFICE: National Taiwan University (NTU) Phone: +886 2 23069472 Address: Rm. 820, 8F., No.85, Sec. 4, Roosevelt Rd., Daâ€™an Dist., Taipei City 106, Taiwan (R.O.C.)