Call for artists in residence at SHINY TOYS* NOMAD, Germany – deadline 1 September 2012

8.10.- 18.11.2012 | Muelheim an der Ruhr, Germany

We have capacities of 1-4 persons per registration so you can apply as a crew, project or duo. Be our guests in the heart of Mülheim an der Ruhr (5 min. walk to the Ruhr). You’ll reside in an apartment with a big kitchen, a living room and several bedrooms. We are covering the travel expenses, catering, apartment and studio. We take care of our guests and organize almost everything from technical details to events and expeditions through the Ruhrgebiet.

SHINY TOYS is a transdisciplinary art organization founded in 2010, the basis of our activity it is building a platform focusing on the production of new audiovisual performances and installations, providing educational workshops and creating publications as well as initiating a large number of multidisciplinary events

Application –

With SHINY TOYS *NOMAD we offer artists a possibility to realize their artworks in a whole new environment. As part of our bipartite media art festival we are starting with SHINY TOYS *SPACE in Moers and completing with SHINY TOYS *FESTIVAL in Muelheim an der Ruhr. Our goal is to stimulate communication and informational exchange between participants and local artists. The stopover shall serve everyone a possibility to make contacts that could be helpful for the realization of future projects and concepts.

We invite all artists who are experimenting with analog and digital technologies to submit an application.