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Deadline: August 31, 2021

Where: Bucharest, Romania

Period: 6 weeks, October – November, 2021


The residency is opened to artists of any age, sex, race or nationality, working in any medium of contemporary art. The artistic director Anca Poterasu and curator Cristina Stoenescu will review the applications and select the successful candidates in one session. The successful candidate is expected to reside and work in Bucharest for six weeks. At the end of the artistic residency period, the artist is expected to show the works produced during the residency in an exhibition at Anca Poterasu Gallery with the newly produced works, and to present the project in an Insomnia Night event.

Offered by the residency:

  • Private accommodation in a 25m2 furnished room, with wifi, private bathroom and kitchen space.

  • A personal stipend of approximately 1900 euro (9350 RON) for living expenses and travel, meaning that the 2-way airfare from city of origin to Bucharest is included in this fee.

  • Art production expenses for new works and the set-up of the final exhibition.

How to Apply: All materials should be sent to:

In order to apply for the ARAC ART & RESIDENCY, candidates should provide the following documents in English:

  • updated resume/ CV

  • comprehensive portfolio (A4, PDF format, not more than 10 Mb; video works or documentation in AVI, WMV or QuickTime format should be up to 500mb in total). Please provide a link to download using free transfer services like or .

  • project-proposal for the six-week residency period in Romania


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