Thupelo invites applications to participate in the Thupelo workshop at Greatmore Studios, Woodstock, Cape Town from September 09 –September 23, 2017
Thupelo workshops are artists led and were initiated in response to a need for interaction between artists. This workshop will include up to 15 artists from the region, from Africa and abroad. Artists with experience in their various practices and are able to experiment, exchange knowledge and expand their ideas are welcome to apply. In addition to communal working space, facilities for this workshop include a computer lab and access to local institutions and facilities
Thupelo will cover the following:
• Accommodation for International artists
• Very basic provision of production material
• breakfast and lunch
• per diem for supper and local transport
Thupelo does not cover transport from outside Cape Town; flights and visas are for the participants’ account. Extra day’s accommodation and per diems, transport of artwork are not covered.
To apply to be a participant please send:
• 50-word biography and a short description of why you would like to attend this workshop.
• a copy of your ID (or passport)
• 5 images of your work
Or Deliver by hand at Greatmore Studios, 47/49 Greatmore Street, Woodstock by 20 June 2017 (noon)
Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.
Selection: Friday, 23 June 2017
Applicants will be informed by Monday, 26 June 2017
Workshop begins: September 09, welcome and introductions at noon
Cleanup: Friday 22nd
Open day: Saturday 23rd
Tidy and up and closure: Sunday 24th