Call for Proposals
2014 Cheng Long Wetlands International Environmental Art Project in Taiwan
“Fishing for a Better Environment”
Artists from all countries are invited to send a proposal for a site-specific outdoor sculpture installation that will celebrate the seafood producers and fishermen of Cheng Long village in Taiwan and raise awareness about environmental issues relating to seafood production, the main livelihood of Cheng Long residents. The artworks will be created during a 25-day artist-in-residency in Taiwan working with the community and school children from April 10 to May 5, 2014. Selected artists will receive a stipend (about US$2000), round trip airfare, accommodations and meals, volunteer help and free recycled and natural materials. For more information and to apply, see the Blog at http://artproject4wetland.
Deadline for Entries: January 18, 2014
Artists will be selected and notified by February 17, 2014
Installation and Residency in Cheng Long, Kouhu Township, Taiwan: April 10 (artists arrive) – May 5, 2014 (artists depart)
Dates of the Exhibition: May 2, 2014 (opening ceremony), May 3 and 4 – Opening weekend activities with the artists. The exhibition will stay on display through 2015, and we hope the artworks can continue to be enjoyed into the next year.
Download the English CALL here:
CALL for Proposals – 2014 ChengLong Wetlands Environmental Art Project.doc
CALL for Proposals – 2014 ChengLong Wetlands Environmental Art Project.pdf