Eyebeam Art + Technology Center is an exhibition space and residency program for artists engaged with new technology.
The selected resident will be expected to start the residency at The White Building´s London facilities in January, remaining in regular contact with Eyebeam. In London, the artist will be expected to spend at least 3 days a week developing their project at The White Building residency studio, where they will contribute actively to the culture of The White Building and its public program. After the first two months, the resident will be given working space at Eyebeam´s Chelsea, New York City space and have 24/7 access to Eyebeam´s facilities and equipment. The resident will also be expected to play an active role in the Eyebeam community by taking part in Eyebeam´s weekly residents & fellows meetings, monthly Stop Work critique sessions, and annual Exhibition of artists´ work.
The 5-month residency will begin in mid January (negotiable start date) of 2014 and run through June of 2014, the first half of the time will be spent at The White Building, London and the second half at Eyebeam, New York. The resident will receive a stipend to be paid out over the course of the residency in connection with the achievement of specific milestones. In addition, travel between London and New York will be covered, and housing will be provided in London. The resident will not receive automatic housing in New York but will receive assistance in locating temporary housing.
Applicants are only accepted via the online application system at http://apply.eyebeam.org. Applications received after the deadline of 12:00 (EST) PM (noon), September 13, 2013, will not be accepted. All applications and work samples must be submitted through the online form. No exceptions will be made.
Applications must not be currently enrolled in degree-granting academic programs. Individuals and collaborative teams are invited to apply. In either case, please detail in your application how technical and creative responsibilities will be met. If applying as a collaborative team, please include information about team members´ relevant prior experience and combine CVs into a single document before uploading.
Please read the guidelines carefully, should you still wish to make an enquiry before making an application, then please contact Omar Kholeif, Head of Programming at The White Building, London on email@example.com.