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lhabela Island Retreat – Brazil // October – November – December 2017

Deadline: 31 Aug, 2017

Disciplines: All Disciplines, Architecture, Art Education, Collaboration, Community, Composition, Concept & Theory, Crafts & Trades, Curatorial, Design, Digital, Drawing, Film & Video, Fine art, Installation, Journalism, Land Art, Light and Projection, Literature, Media Arts, Moving Image, Music & Sound, Other, Painting, Performance, Philosophy, Photography, Poetry, Research, Science, Sculpture, Social Practice, Sound, Textile, Theater, Visual Arts, Writing.

Location: Ilhabela, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Deadline: 31 Aug, 2017

Duration: 2 - 4 weeks

Eligibility: To apply we will ask: Short bio or statement.// Proposal describing the project or idea that you would like develop during the stay at Casa na Ilha. // A brief description of what you do or a selection of works or writing samples. ( maximum of 12 items) // Link to website/blog (if you have one).

Support: Food, lodging, studio space, exhibition, arrangements, logistical assistance for travel and projects

Costs: Program Fee: 320 Usd per week shared room - 417 usd per week private room meal service: 60 usd per week ( 3 meals a day)


Program Description:

Casa na Ilha is a creative retreat in Ilhabela Island, Brazil, an ecological paradise and preservation area at 200 km from Sao Pablo.Casa Na Ilha is based in a colonial house in the island of Ilhabela, Brazil.

The Residency Program is an initiative born from the idea of artists from different disciplines to create a space where creativity is encouraged, focusing in the construction of the creative process, development and curatorial process of artistic and environmental engaged projects in one place away from the city and distractions of daily routine.

Casa na Ilha welcomes artists with a professional standing in their field and emerging artists of promising talent.

Applications are accepted from all disciplines:

Visual/Plastic Arts
Research (Sustainability/Ecology/biodiversity/Climate Change)
Sound & Music
The residency program promotes the development of projects in all stages, from conception of the idea to the presentation of the same.

We offer:

· Indoor Common work space
· Outdoor work space in a gallery that surrounds the house, 2500 sqf gardens and jungle, and of course the beach, waterfall and swimming pool area.
· Tutor available 24/7.
· Lodging in private or shared rooms en suite fully furnish.
· Natural resources from jungle, beaches waterfalls and gardens can be used without endangering the eco balance of the region.
· Cleaning and cooking services.
· Orientation and accompaniment on the project development before and after residency period.
· Interaction and connection with the community and local organizations

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