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11/17/2019

A Miracle or Misunderstanding | 
Socially Engaged Practices in the Art Prospect Network Countries

This publication grew out of CEC ArtsLink’s commitment to support international cultural mobility and new models for creatively addressing socio-political concerns, transforming urban environments, and engaging local communities.

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10/2/2019

Art Prospect Intensive in Socially Engaged Art: Participants

The Art Prospect Intensive supports the exchange of expertise and development of innovative methods to facilitate collaboration between artists, social organizations, and the community to address local problems and issues.

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8/8/2019

Art Prospect Intensive in Socially Engaged Art 

Open Call for Artists and Curators from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.

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3/20/2019

Deadline extended until March 30

Application deadline for the intensive ten-day educational study visit focusing on best practices in the fields of Public Art and Social Practice Art is extended until March 29. 

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2/24/2019

Art Prospect Fellows: Public Art and Social Practice Art Study Visit in New York

July 16 – 25, 2019

Open Call for Artists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.

Eight artists will travel to the U.S. from July 15–25 to participate in an intensive ten-day educational study visit focusing on best practices in the fields of Public Art and Social Practice Art organized by the international exchange organization CEC ArtsLink.

Application Deadline: March 22, 2019 

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12/13/2018

Platform Art Prospect Network Meeting

The 2018 evaluation and planning meeting of the Platform Art Prospect Network took place from December 10-13 in Minsk, Belarus. 

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10/22/2018

Art Prospect Tbilisi | Memory Threads: Museum and Neighborhood

The festival concerns the relationship of museums and neighborhoods, in this particular case the special history and layers the Silk Museum has in its surrounding.

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10/22/2018

2nd International Festival of Public Art 'Art Prospect Bishkek'

The festival is planned as a practical experiment to rethink public spaces bearing in mind the influence of neoliberal policies.

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9/10/2018

​Open Call: 2nd International Festival of Public Art 'Art Prospect Bishkek'

Open Call for Artists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine

 

Application deadline: October 3, 2018

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9/9/2018

Art Prospect Festival 2018: Food for Thought

The 6th International Public Art Festival Art Prospect opens on Thursday, September 20, with a series of performances, workshops, presentations and events, which will offer artists and local residents the opportunity to explore the urban environment and to determine and reimagine its aesthetic, historical, cultural, and social ingredients.

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7/31/2018

Four Days on the Road: open call for artists

CSM invites artists from Ukraine, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan to participate in the project “Four Days on the Road” that will take place on September 27-30 as part of the Art Prospect public art festivals and residencies program.

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7/22/2018

Open call: Art Prospect Festival: Memory Threads: Museum and Neighborhood

27 October — 4 November, 2018

 

Open call for participation

 

Artists based in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan are invited to apply for the Art Prospect festival “Memory Threads: Museum and Neighborhood” and implement public artworks.

 

Additionally, artists based in Georgia are invited to apply for creating and implementing artistic tours of the neighborhood as part of the festival.

 

Application deadline: 10 August, 2018 / 18:00 Georgia time

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6/10/2018

Residency program '18

CEC ArtsLink is pleased to introduce the 25 artists and curators selected to participate in the 2018 Platform Art Prospect Residency Program. Read on for details of their projects on our website

5/1/2018

Berlin and St. Petersburg

«From tactical urban interventions to strategic ones: Berlin and St. Petersburg» / Curator of educational programs of the Art Prospect festival on tactical and strategic interventions in public spaces that change the city, the experience of the Art Prospect and importance of solidarity, which made the territory of the former Tempelhof airport one of the most important public spaces of Berlin. 

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4/18/2018

Participants in the 2nd year of the Platform ART PROSPECT Residency program

CEC ArtsLink and the Platform Art Prospect Network are pleased to announce the participants in the 2nd year of the Platform Art Prospect Residency program. These artists and curators, who were chosen through a competitive competition of more than 130 applicants, will spend 3-4 weeks in residence at host organizations in ten countries between May and November 2018

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3/16/2018

Deadline extended until March 30

Platform Art Prospect Residency deadline extended until March 30​

More information and application form is available here

3/5/2018

Open call — Residency Program 2018

Open Call for Artists and Curators from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan

APPLICATION DEADLINE MARCH 21, 2018

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9/30/2017

[press-release] ART PROSPECT: URBAN OLUM - RETHINK, REDO, REVIVE

'Urban Olum' Public Art Festival organized by the Pillə urbanist initiative in Bayil concludes with a public exhibition on September 30 in the Bayil District of Baku.  

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9/14/2017

ART PROSPECT BISHKEK PROGRAM

We are pleased to present the program of the ART PROSPECT BISHKEK: BREATHING NEW LIFE INTO GREEN ZONES festival

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9/14/2017

ART PROSPECT BISHKEK: BREATHING NEW LIFE INTO GREEN ZONES

International Public Art Festival ART PROSPECT BISHKEK: BREATHING NEW LIFE INTO GREEN ZONES kicks off on Sept. 22. The main venue chosen for the festival is the Gareev Botanical Garden of the National Academy of Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic. The Festival brings together more than 30 artists from Belarus, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Ukraine and the USA. Art Prospects' Public program includes master classes, meetings with artists and curators, and guided tours.

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9/11/2017

Art Prospect Residency Program Blog

The ART PROSPECT Residency program provides opportunities for artists and curators to conduct research, collaborate with the local arts community and create new work in partnership with cultural organizations in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.

Read our blog artprospectresidencyprogram.wordpress.com​ to know more about what artists do during residencies – domesticate in new spaces, think, make work, research, invent, rest and so on.

Among the latest publications — thoughts and observations from Olya Sosnovskaya, Diana Ukhina and Antonina Slobodchikova.
Stay Tuned!

9/6/2017

ARTBAT FEST 2017

Art Prospect became a partner of the international festival of contemporary art ARTBAT FEST (Almaty, Kazakhstan). The Art Prospect residency program will be represented at the festival by artists Lado Lomitashvili and Oksana Chepelik.

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8/20/2017

OPEN CALL — ART PROSPECT: URBAN OLUM — RETHINK, REDO, REVIVE (16 – 30th of September, 2017 Baku)

8/13/2017

“Kukia Alphabet” in Tbilisi

Tigran Amiryan has a PhD in Literary Studies and is an independent curator and researcher of contemporary culture. For many years, his primary interest has been the narrativization of individual and collective memory in contemporary culture. 

During his residency at GeoAIR Tigran Amiryan worked on the topic of multi-ethnicity and its dynamics in Tbilisi. He concentrated his research on cemeteries as sites of memory and elaborated a project called “Kukia Alphabet”.

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7/24/2017

Alexandru Raevschi. The other Bukhara, or the personal is political

On July 15, an exhibition of the Moldavian artist Alexandru Raevschi was opened in the Bukhara Art Museum. The exposition is devoted to the self-determination of Bukhara citizens, expressed in the contrast between integration into the old-style political system and becoming a political outcast. 

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7/25/2017

Laboratoria ci in Bishkek: Artistic practices in investigation of the city

We are pleased to announce the meeting with Diana Ukhina — female curator and researcher from Bishkek, who will tell about the projects of Laboratoria ci as well as about the context of contemporary art and investigation of the city in Kyrgyzstan. The meeting will take place on 26 of July at 7 p.m. in the Gallery at DIM MK, Bohdan Khmel’nyts’kyi Street 57B.

Diana Ukhina will introduce methods used by Laboratoria ci for investigation of the city such as: learning of history and transformation of the districts, drifting and photodrifting, and mental maps. 

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6/5/2017

The first exhibition-installation was opened in Bukhara, Uzbekistan

The exhibition was held in Bukhara city on the 6th of July in the private apartment of local photographer Shavkat Boltaev. The show included work by a Belorussian artist Antonina Slobodchikova.

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6/14/2017

Public Art Festival “ART PROSPECT – BISHKEK: GREEN ZONES-NEW BREATH”

The deadline for open call for International Public Art Festival “ART PROSPECT — BISHKEK: GREEN ZONES-NEW BREATH” is extended until June 30! 

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6/9/2017

On June 1-3 in Baku in El Viento Art&Crafts Cafe took place the exhibition "Gidjavar" prepared by participants of Art Prospect Residency Program

Works of contemporary artists Oleksander Ieltsyn (Ukraine) and Koka Vashakidze (Georgia) are focuced on the topic of how art can address diverse issues of pedestrians

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5/31/2017

City and Culture with Dinara KANYBEK (Zpace, Chisinau, Moldova)

The presentation was dedicated to the experience of reorganizing the municipal library of the city of Bishkek. An important element of the project was the reinterpretation of meanings and values as well as the temporal dimension of this complex process

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5/13/2017

International Public Art Festival “ART PROSPECT – BISHKEK: GREEN ZONES-NEW BREATH”

CEC ArtsLink is pleased to announce that this year's ART PROSPECT will take place in Bishkek, the capital and largest city of the Kyrgyz Republic. Artists from the following countries are invited to apply to participate in the Festival: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine.

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4/26/2017

[partner news] Open Call for Artists Arts in the Environment, Nordic Symposium

The organizers are accepting proposals for environmental artworks and performances, which will be mounted on Vartiosaari island, Helsinki August 25–31, 2017. The application period is March 4–May 31, 2017. Preference is given to Nordic, Baltic and Russian artists and artists living in the Nordic and Baltic countries and Russia

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4/23/2017

Participants in the 1st year of the Platform ART PROSPECT Residency program

CEC ArtsLink and the Platform ART PROSPECT Network are pleased to announce the participants in the 1st year of the Platform ART PROSPECT Residency program. These artists and curators, who were chosen through a competitive competition of more than 130 applicants, will spend 2-4 weeks in residence at host organizations in ten countries between May and September 2017 

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4/22/2017

Presentation in Pskov, Russia

On April 23, the art-manager of the ART PROSPECT festival Natasha Ergens held a presentation in Pskov, Russia. The presentation took place within the framework of the 'Milk and Hay' project, and as a part of the 'Vetka' educational program

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3/19/2017

Deadline extended until March 28

Platform Art Prospect Residency deadline extended until March 28

More information and application form is available here

2/28/2017

Open call — Residency Program

Open call for Artists and Curators from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan

APPLICATION DEADLINE MARCH 21, 2017

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2/9/2017

Platform ART PROSPECT officially kicks off on February 11-14 in Tbilisi, Georgia

Platform ART PROSPECT officially kicks off on February 11–14 in Tbilisi, Georgia with a network meeting of representatives from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan and project organizer CEC ArtsLink. In 2017 Platform ART PROSPECT will support the exchange of more than thirty artists through a program of artist residencies in ten countries and a collaborative public art festival. Through these activities, Platform ART PROSPECT aims to facilitate communication and collaborative projects which demonstrate how art can be used as a tool for community engagement and to address social, economic, and political issues.

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