Application Guideline For 8th Resident Artists At Seoul Art Space GEUMCHEON In 2016

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Application Guideline for 8th Resident Artists
at Seoul Art Space GEUMCHEON in 2016


- Application period : Wednesday, 2 March ~ Tuesday, 22 March 2016 (Total. 21days)
Deadline : 22 March 2016 (in Korean time 16:00)

- How to apply: received by e-mail(
- Application documents :

PREPARE YOUR DOCUMENTS (Application documents)

○ Required Application Documents (Download Application packet on our Blogspot)

1) Application to residency

2) Planning statement for creation
Present detailed data to be verified for the possibility of realizing the creation after joining Seoul Art Space_Geumcheon

3) Experience of Artwork
Document of experiences in Korea or overseas of recent three years (mainly result of Artwork or result related with Planning Statement in residency)

List of group members: submitted in case of group
In case of group, Experience for Artwork of each group members should be submitted

4) Your Portfolio (File by PPT or PDF)
including 20 images (with caption), articles or reports by mass media, critique, artist’s note, or other documents for proving artworks (such as exhibition leaflets, cover of picture book including images)
Video works must be edited to run for no longer than 3 minutes and submitted in .avi, .mov
or .mpeg4 format
As file size is limited to 40MB, Portfolio and video files should be edited to the limit.

5) A copy of passport.
If you are re issuing your passport send us your most recent one.

○ Other support Documents
-  A letter of recommendation from relevant organization or person (It’s optional but you can have advantage.)


○ Application Field : Visual Artist

○ Qualification for Applying
- Common both for Korean and International
Individual or group can join in Residency programs and international co-works
- Overseas group having one or two artists (assuming double room at hostel)
- No application allowed for following groups
Overseas, group or association having three or more artists
University student on the register (group including student will depended on committee’s decision)
Association composed of memberships
Society organized by school, religious or friendship group not having goal for genuine artwork


The whole fields of visual arts such as painting, installation, video, photograph etc.
Depending on the policy, the final selections may be adjusted.

○ Residency Period (yy,mm,dd)
For International residents who have resided in SASG before, re-appliance is available.
(Except for who have resided in SASG more than a twice)

○ Detail schedule


For International artists
- Exemption of the hostel charges and space fee
- Financial aid for round airplane tickets per person (when residing as a team, only one of team member will be supported)
- Accommodation (Single room per person, double room per group)

Common supporting detail for International and Korean
- Studio (1 room per person/team)
- Able to participate in the program at Seoul Art Space_Geumcheon
:  Workshop, Education program, Expert support program, Open studio and exhibition and etc.
- Partial production cost supported when having an exhibition at Seoul Art Space_Geumcheon
- PR supported in Korea and overseas ( ex. PR expenses for solo exhibition)
- Liberal use of the Media Lab, Warehouse (Large workspace), equipment room, seminar room and kitchen and etc.

○ Obligation Duty


1st review : document screening
2nd review : presentation for evaluation (need to prepare the presentation with PPT or PDF format file)
2nd review is for candidates passed through 1st review, and International artists are free to be
reviewed by the presentation.

○ Schedule of Evaluations and Announcement of Successful Applicants
- Review : April 2016
- Final Announcement of Successful Applicants : Friday 6th May 2016
Actual schedule could be adjusted by evaluation conditions

○ Announcement of Successful Applicants
- Notice on the blogspot and be informed individually

○ More information to Contact
- Seoul Art Space_Geumcheon <>
Phone: +82-(0)2-807-4121