MovingCities is pleased to further the call for participation to DEFAULT 13 Masterclass residency in Lecce [Puglia Region in Southern Italy]. Presented by RAMDOM & Arthub Asia, and taking place from September 17th to 26th 2013, DEFAULT 13 focuses on the role and perspectives of public art and its implications for the social, urban context as a tool for socio-cultural transformation. Eighteen creatives and artists [9 from Asia and 9 from Europe], selected through an international open call, will be given the opportunity to discuss and try to answer the question “What is next in art, cities and regeneration?”
The deadline for application is NOW
June 2nd! More info and background after the break.
Call for applications: 28th March – 26th May 2013
At least one of the best artistic proposals will be realised after the Masterclass. A publication documenting the Masterclass and individual artist projects will be edited afterwards as well. Works will be in English.
Current faculty and lecturers include: Lewis Biggs (UK), former director of the Liverpool Biennial; Andrea Lissoni (Italy), Xing and curator at Hangar Bicocca; Davide Quadrio (China), curator, producer director and founder of Arthub Asia; Paolo Mele (Italy), director of RAMDOM; Filipa Ramos (Portugal), writer and art critic; Adeline Ooi (Malaysia), curator at Rogue Art; Roberto Paci Dalò (Italy), artist, composer; Alessio Antoniolli (Italy), director of Gasworks in London; Francesca Girelli (Italy), curator at Arthub Asia; Bert de Muynck and Mónica Carriço (China), co-founders of MovingCities; Heba Amin (Egypt), artist; Rori Knudtson (Norway), director School of Critical Engagement; Steen Andersen (Denmark), PB43; Oleg Koefoed (Denmark), co-director of Cultura21; Desire Machine Collective (India); Viviana Checchia and Anna Santomauro (Italy), curators at Vessel; Giusy Checola, curator at Archiviazioni (Italy); Rachel Marsden (UK), curator – Chinese Arts Centre of Manchester.
DEFAULT 13 is organized by RAMDOM association (Lecce, Italy) and curated by Arthub Asia (Shanghai, China). It is presented in collaboration with Gasworks (UK), Rogue Art Asia (Malaysia), Made in Carcere (Italy), Manifatture Knos (Italy), Cultura21 (Denmark), the School of Critical Engagement (Denmark), PB43 (Denmark), Vessel (Italy), the Region of Apulia (Italy), the Municipality of Lecce (Italy).
DEFAULT 13 project is supported by the Asia-Europe Foundation [ASEF], Arts Network Asia [ANA] and Trans Europe Halles [TEH] as part of the programme Creative Encounters: Cultural Partnerships between Asia and Europe.
This project supports the candidature of “Lecce Capital of Culture 2019”.
For more information, download the call & application form, visit:
RAMDOM Association info @ ramdom . net
Ramdom is an association working on cultural and artistic design and production, on international mobility and on research and development of new communication languages. Ramdom aims to promote and diffuse creative and innovative practices in the field of culture and art interacting with citizens and, private and public, national and international, organizations.