The programme supports contemporary artistic creation, stimulating its research and development by hosting two residencies for EMERGING ARTISTS. It provides to the selected projects conditions for its development during one month. O Rumo do Fumo offers: financial support, rehearsal studio, artistic counselling and organization of a work-in-progress presentation at Espaço da Penha.

Where: Espaço da Penha, Lisboa, Portugal

When: September 13 to October 8 2021 OR November 8 to December 3 2021

Deadline for applications: 20th June 2021

The programme supports contemporary artistic creation, stimulating its research and development by hosting two residencies for EMERGING ARTISTS. It provides to the selected projects conditions for its development during one month. O Rumo do Fumo offers: financial support, rehearsal studio, artistic counselling and organization of a work-in-progress presentation at Espaço da Penha.

Artistic Residency dates
– September 13 to October 8 2021, with informal public presentation on October 8;
– November 8 to December 3 2021, with informal public presentation on December 3.

Eligibility of the project
– The project must be an original work, in creation phase and yet to premiere, in the field of Dance and/or Performance;
– Each author must have created a maximum of 3 works with presentation in a professional context.

Support TO THE SELECTED PROJECTS
– Production Support Grant of 1000€ (one thousand euros) for each project;
– Artistic counselling by O Rumo do Fumo’s associated artists;
– Organization of a work-in-progress presentation at Espaço da Penha;
– Compensation for travel, accommodation and food expenses in the amount of 900€ (nine hundred euros), to be divided amongst the two select projects. Applicable for residents outside Lisbon, upon analysis and proof of expenses;
– Travel, accommodation, food, insurance and health care coverage must be assured by the participants;
– O Rumo do Fumo provides accommodation in apartments with two bedrooms (four beds), managed by the City of Lisbon, with the cost of 10,33€ per night. The use of these apartments is optional, and their cost may be accounted in the compensation of expenses mentioned above;
– Promotional support at O Rumo do Fumo digital platforms and through national and international e-mailing.

General Conditions
– O Rumo do Fumo must be mentioned in the credits of the project as “Support” or with the following phrase “Creation support by O Rumo do Fumo – Residency Programme”;
– Inclusion of O Rumo do Fumo’s logo in the project’s promotional materials, when possible.

Residency working space/studio
100m2 with wooden floor covered with white dance floor;
Mirror: 6m length by 2m height;
Audio equipment: 2 amplified speakers, 1 subwoofer, 1 mixing board.
Possibility of using microphone and video camera.

Facilities
Meal area with microwave and fridge;
Access to Forum Dança’s specialized Documentation Centre and class room, available upon request and availability;
Wireless internet and printer available.

Artists in residency must comply with Espaço da Penha’s health and safety requirements, while on the premises.

How to apply: Applications
– Applications will only be accepted until June 20 2021 at 11.59 PM (Daylight Savings Time Lisbon, GMT +1) submitted through the application form fully filled, which includes the acceptance of the programme Regulation and Privacy Policy;
– Applications sent by e-mail will not be accepted;
– Accepted application languages: Portuguese and English;
– The final results will be announced from July 12 2021 by email to all applicants.

Free for participants. Production Support Grant of 1000€ (one thousand euros) for each project

Contact details: For questions regarding the residency programme, please contact producao@orumodofumo.com

For further information, please visit https://www.orumodofumo.com/en/acontecimentos/candidaturas-ate-20-_25

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