[oberlist] JP* call/air: Animation Artist in Residence Tokyo 2014

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Tokyo, Japan
perioada: 2014

Japan Image Council - JAPIC
Animation Artist in Residence Tokyo 2014

Call for application

This project, organized by the Agency for Cultural Affairs (Bunka-cho /
Government of Japan), is an artist in residence program which aims to
provide three outstanding young animation artists from around the world
with an opportunity to come to Tokyo and create new works while directly
interacting with Japanese animation culture. In doing so, we aim to
promote both the creation of excellent works of animation and a better
understanding of Japanese culture.

Target field: Animation production
Number of applicants accepted: 3
Duration of the program: 70 days between January 7th and March 17th 2014

Support provided:
Travel expenses
Living allowance
Travel insurance
Rental accommodation (including workspace)
Expert assistance
Opportunity to present finished work
Opportunities to interact with Japanese creators

Program summary

Education/training: participants will give reports on the progress of
their work being created as part of the program and will receive guidance
from accomplished Japanese animators/experts on a regular basis.
Visits/exchange events: participants will visit animation studios and
participate in exchange events with artists and students enrolled in art
programs at educational institutions.
Creation of a new work: participants will begin a new work while in Japan
and present the finished work or one part of a work in progress at the end
of their stay.

Conditions of participation

Applicants must:
Reside outside of Japan and be a citizen of a country other than Japan.
Have had one of their animated works screened at an international film
festival, exhibition or similar event.
Be between the ages of 20 and 35 on September 9th 2013.
Be able to speak either English or Japanese at least well enough to
communicate in everyday situations.
Be in good health.
Have access to the equipment necessary to participate in a remote
interview (i.e. a computer capable of connecting to the internet and using

data limita: 09/09/13

Japan Image Council - JAPIC
2-10-2, Shibuya
150-0002 Tokyo
tel: +81-3-6670-5676
fax: +81-3-5466-0054
aair at japic.jp


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