Open call is seeking adventurous artists who challenge traditional ways of knowing, engage with communities, and enjoy collectively imagining new possibilities. Artists with no previous experience working with scientists or in a scientific environment are particularly encouraged to apply. This Fellowship will begin in October 2022 and will last for one year.
The Fellowship is open to artists working in any medium and regardless of place of residence or nationality. Applicants must be out of full-time education and over the age of 18.
Organization welcomes applications from artists:
With experience of developing high-quality artistic ideas, processes, and outcomes. With a practice of embedded working in communities, especially those beyond traditional institutions and mainstream spaces. Keen to explore and collectively imagine in ways that disrupt convention. Open and keen to create innovative thought-provoking work beyond their current practice. Committed to collaborative practices across diverse spaces, and engagement with a breadth of different voices. Enthusiastic about being a part of the community at Cavendish laboratory and Girton College, extensively interacting with physicists and those in other fields, and fostering new connections through artistic practice.
A stipend of £10,000 GBP will be paid to the successful candidate. All accommodation and meals will be provided by Girton College during the residency in Cambridge. A budget of £10,000 GBP will be made available to support the development of new work. Travel to and from Cambridge for the residency will be paid for up to £3,000 GBP.