Red Gate Residency
Fully - Funded Art Festival / Residency Opportunity in Shanxi, China
July 19 - August 10, 2013
We are very pleased to announce that Red Gate Residency will be collaborating with Xucun Art Commune on the 2nd Heshun Country Art Festival July 19- August 10, 2013 in Shanxi province, China. Red Gate is very excited to have the opportunity to invite some of our residents back to China for this international art festival.
Xucun Art Commune is located in Heshun County, an ancient county that lies in the Taihang Mountain in northern China. The villages here preserve historical relics dated back to Ming or Qing Dynasty. Every two years, Xucun Art Commune organizes Heshun Country Art Festival when workshops, exhibitions as well as art residency program are carried out. With the aim to promote dialogue among artists from different cultural backgrounds, the art festival provides national and international artists with opportunities to create new work while engaging with the local community. (http://www.xucunartcommune.com)
Four artists shall be chosen through Red Gate Residency to participate in this year’s Heshun Country Art Festival. Artists who were accepted and completed the program fees to Red Gate Residency before March 31, 2013 are legitimate to apply. Preference will be given to artists working with painting and sculpture and to artists from the US, France or UK.
International air tickets, food and accommodation during the festival will be covered. The invited artists shall leave artworks created during the residency to the Xucun Art Commune. Artists rendering in sculpture shall donate one piece of work while artists working on painting shall donate two pieces of their creations.
Please send your application form (please click here to download the form), resume and portfolio to email@example.com before March 31, 2013. For inquires regarding application please contact Nina at firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 2012 - SangriLaOpen Studio Exhibition - BeiGao Studios Feijiacun village
Pictures by Tang Zehui.
Date : Mar. 24, 2012
Venue : SangriLa art community, BeiGao Studios, Feijiacun village
On March 24th, Red Gate's residents as well as Imagine Gallery's residents and some Beijing independent artists gathered to organize an Open Studio Barbecue. Beijing early spring sun was shiny for this occasion, fourteen artists from seven different countries displayed their work to the pleasure of art professionals and visitors.
Filipa Reis - David Connolly
Lieke Jildou de Jong - John Label
Jeff Miller - Liao Sheng Xiang
Clemens Stecher - Jess Cally
Anne Hastie - Melissa Osborne
Ben Kenming - Jimmy Ronner
Changrag Choi - Thomas Schmidt
February 2012 - Open Studio Exhibition - BeiGao Studios Feijiacun village
pictures by Marie-Sarah Mailliard
Date : Feb. 25, 2012
Venue : Beigao Studios, Feijiacun village
Red Gate Residency had eight participating artists presenting their work in their studios, they had the occasion to display what they came up with in Beijing as well as some past work before everyone mingled and had some food and drinks. Good memories for everyone.
Franz Amann, Austria
Andrea Nacciarriti, Italy
Corina Gertz, Germany
Kris Scholz, Germany
Serhiy Savchenko, Ukraine
Cici Wu, Hong Kong
David Connolly, Australia
Anne Hastie, Australia
Intersection - 2011 FeiJiaCun International Art Exchange Exhibition
Picture by Andreas Zingerle
Dates : Nov. 20-24, 2011
Venue : Nova Art Coordinates, Feijiacun Shangri-la Art Community
Intersection presents artwork from 16 artists, eight international artists from the Red Gate Residency Program juxtaposed with eight Chinese artists who are living and working in the FeiJiaCun Art Village.
Anne Zwiener, Austria
Giancarlo Norese, Italy
Andreas Zingerle, Austria
Linda Kronman, Finland
Nikki Schiro, USA
James Whitington, Australia
Kate Dowine, UK
Anne Graham, Australia
A Hai, Chang Xugong,
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