M4gastatelier invites artists, curators and art-organizations to submit a plan for a working period in our studio and project space (120 m2) during the period of 2020/21. Each working period should last about four months. The studio provides housing for two to three people and it offers excellent conditions for realizing collaborative and research-oriented projects. This first period you can apply for is:
15.06.2020 - 30.09.2020 I DEADLINE: MARCH 15, 2020
M4gastatelier is an artist in residence and a platform for production, presentation and contextualization of contemporary art. M4gastatelier focuses on interdisciplinary research-oriented projects and cooperates with national and international (art) institutions. Our keywords are: creators, artistic research, new formats, novel relationships, humanities and science, crossovers, 'bottom-up' and curiosity. Each working period has a public moment, this can e.g. be a studio presentation, a workshop or a lecture.
The studio of M4gastatelier is situated in the center of Amsterdam on the 4th floor of in a large building complex called Tetterode. The 11.000 m2 building comprises artist studios, residents and cultural companies. M4gastatelier is part of the modern extension of this complex, characterized by transparency, space and light. M4 furthermore offers a spectacular view over the city center. This part of the building houses the majority of the 35 artists' studios and art-organizations such as fanfare, Platform BK and Eddie the Eagle Museum.
A working period in M4gastatelier usually lasts four months, in some cases the working period can be extended. With 120m2, M4gastatelier has a studio, a livingroom/kitchen, a bathroom and two bedrooms with twin beds. The studio is fully furnished and equipped with basic tools, including WiFi. The physical layout of the studio, with its’ separate living and working areas, offers the opportunity to experiment with various forms of collaboration. There is furthermore a large elevator in the building.Costs
The costs are € 905 per month, energy included. Living and travel costs are covered by the artist. In consultation with art-organizations a different rate applies. Please contact us for more details.
- motivation, max one side of 1 A4
- projectplan, max one side of 1 A4, with an explanation of how the studio is used during the stay
- CV, max one side of 1 A4 per person
- visual documentation in a PDF with up to 10 images of recent work per person.