• JUL 17 to JUL 28
    Other
    The Emerging Talents in Contemporary Art

    Category

    • Other
    • Contemporary
    • Emerging Artists
    • Modern Art

    Dates and Opening hours

    JUL 17 to JUL 28, 2019

    Event Location

    1a space

    Unit 14, Cattle Depot Artist Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Road, To Kwa Wan, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong

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    Information

    About The Emerging Talents in Contemporary Art
    1a space aims to provide young and emerging curator and artists a platform and resources for implementing conceptual and experimental art project. The Emerging Talents in Contemporary Art encourages local and international talents with curatorial guidance, training and advice to help actualize their artistic project. To enhance reginal and international idea exchange and dialogues, the project will be divided into two parts to engage with talents from different part of the world. Projects that take innovative curatorial approaches and experimental formats will be encouraged.

    Part 1: Open Call for Artist/Curator (Pan-Asia/Belt and Road regions)
    Exhibtion period: September – October 2019 (exhibtion duration not less than 6 weeks)
    Application deadline: 28th July 2019 24:00 HKT
    Announcement of result: early August 2019

    Submission Requirements:
    • Group and solo exhibition proposals are both welcomed
    • Curator/curatorial team/artist from Pan-Asia region and “Belt and Road” regions
    • A no more than 10-page detailed exhibition proposal that outlines both the curatorial statement, background and plan for the exhibition
    • a short synopsis of proposed project
    • expectation and objective for joining the project
    • A preferred duration of stay and if accepted this can be negotiated according to gallery availability and schedule
    • a working timeline for the exhibition to open in September – October 2019
    • List of participating artist(s) and short bios for each (maximum 4 participating artist)
    • A completed Budget Plan with considerations for shipping and/or art production as well as artist fee
    • Curator(s)/artist(s)’CV
    • Portfolio of previous production

    Part 2: Young Artist Incubator Initiative (Hong Kong)
    Exhibtion period: January – February 2020 (exhibtion duration not less than 6 weeks)
    Application deadline: 28th July 2019 24:00 HKT
    Announcement of result: early August 2019

    Positioned as an alternative space, 1a space will continue offering young and emerging Hong Kong visual arts practitioners a platform for experimentation, supporting successive generations of new artists by filling the cracks between larger public institutions and commercial ventures. The Young Artist Incubator Initiative aims to recruit and select young and emerging artists/art graduates with great potential to a group exhibition. From constructing curatorial concept to writing a detailed exhibition proposal, selected artists will gain substantial experience and training on developing a mature exhibition plan with an exhibition opportunity contributing to professional career in the arts/art-form.

    The Initiative compile with a mentorship process and an exhibition process. Selected artists will receive:
    ? Regular professional advice, curatorial comments and instructions by veteran curators, artists and member of 1a space's curatorial panel members.
    ? Administrative support in constructing and implementing an exhibition plan
    ? Exhibition opportunity at 1a space gallery
    ? Production fee of the exhibition/exhibit artworks
    ? Promotion of the exhibition on 1a space’s audience and media networks

    Submission Requirements:
    • Individuals residing in Hong Kong
    • Individuals who have recently completed an art course/formal training in the arts within 3 year
    • With the commitment in launching professional career in the arts
    • A no more than 10-page artist CV and portfolio with images of his/her previous artworks
    • Expectation and objective for joining the project
    • Priority will be given to applicants without solo exhibition experience

    To apply, please send us the required documents (in English) via e-mail to: info@oneaspace.org.hk or by post at Unit 14, Cattle Depot Artist Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Road, To Kwa Wan, Kowloon, Hong Kong

    For more information, please visit our website: http://www.oneaspace.org.hk
    If you have any questions, please write to: info@oneaspace.org.hk

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