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International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP), Brooklyn, New York.

ISCP – Inlaks Residency for Artists and Curators.
Open Call – 2017
Deadline : December 1, 2016


Srinivas Aditya Mopidevi - 2017

Anushka Rajendran - 2016
Naveen Mahantesh - 2015
Akansha Rastogi - 2014


Aarti Sunder - 2016
Anjana Kothamachu – 2015

Deadline December 01, 2016

The International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) in Brooklyn, New York announces an open call for a residency for one curator or an artist from India sponsored by The Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation. This call is open to Indian citizens, who are 35 years of age or less and have resided continuously in India for at least two years prior to the time of application. The residency will take place from March 1 to May 31, 2017.

The residency includes participation in ISCP, a stipend for accommodation and living expenses in New York City and travel costs. The 2017 residency marks the fourth year for an Inlaks sponsored residency. It will be the fourth for a curatorial residency, and the third for an artist residency.

ISCP is a leading nonprofit, residency-based contemporary art institution for emerging to mid-career artists and curators from around the world, including the United States. With more than 30 artists and curators in residence at all times, the program provides residents with the space, time, and support to develop new projects. With additional activities tailored for professional development and public engagement, ISCP serves as an important platform for producing, presenting and contextualizing contemporary art through a diverse range of international perspectives. ISCP’s public programs encourage dialogue and integrate residents into the cultural community of New York City. The residency includes 24-hour access to a private 120 sq. ft. furnished studio space, regular studio visits from Visiting Critics; Field Trips to museums, galleries and other cultural institutions; and participation in ISCP Talks. Residents at ISCP are also invited to take part in ISCP’s Exhibition Program and Participatory Projects.

Deadline for submissions: Thursday, December 1, 2016
Only digital submissions are accepted.

Please submit your application to:
krishna@inlaksfoundation.org with INLAKS ISCP-Artist or INLAKS ISCP-Curator Application (your name) as a subject line (Up to 10 MB per email. If you are submitting more than one email, please state that, for example as subject: INLAKS ISCP-Artist or INLAKS ISCP-Curator Application (your name) 1 of 3 / 2 of 3 / 3 of 3.

About ISCP:

Founded with one sponsored studio in 1994, ISCP has grown into an internationally recognized institution that has hosted over 2,000 artists and curators from more than 65 countries. In 2008, ISCP moved from Manhattan to East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, to an 18,000 square-foot former factory. This move expanded ISCP’s facilities to 35 studios, an exhibition gallery and a project space.

About Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation: The Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation was established by Indoo Shivdasani in 1976 as a permanent platform for his philanthropic activities. The Foundation focuses on providing scholarships, grants and awards in any field to outstanding young Indians to develop their professional, scientific, artistic and cultural abilities. It prides itself on being open to a wide range of subjects, many of which are not covered by other fund-giving bodies. Over the last three decades, more than 400 scholars have benefited from overseas scholarships while another 150 have received awards and Take-Off Grants in India. The list of Inlaks alumni reflects the diversity of scholars that the Foundation has supported. In response to a vibrant and flourishing art scene globally and within India, the Foundation has increased its support to young practitioners in the field of Fine Arts. Significant painters and sculptors supported by the Foundation include Jagannath Panda, Rekha Rodwittiya, N.N.Rimzon, Gigi Scaria, Vasudevan Akkitam, Manisha Parekh, Sonia Khurana, Sheela Gowda, Shaina Anand, Sakshi Gupta, Hemali Bhuta and Chinmoy Pramanick all of whom have contributed considerably to the fabric of Indian art. While some of these artists have been recipients of the Inlaks scholarships to universities abroad for graduate degrees in the Fine Arts, others have been recipients of the Inlaks Fine Arts Awards that aid them to commence their artistic projects within India. The Foundation has collaborated with the Royal College of Art for several years and supports artists at residencies at Gasworks - London, Darling Foundry- Montreal, Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto Biella - Italy, Rijksakademie – Amsterdam, Skowhegan, Maine – USA, and Delfina Foundation – London.  Within India, artists are supported at KHOJ in New Delhi, BAR-1 in Bangalore, Sandarbh in Partapur, Rajasthan, What About Art, Mumbai, Taj-Ske residencies, Bangalore, Studio 118, Mumbai and Cona in Mumbai. The Foundation also currently supports a curatorial lab in the School of Art and Aesthetics, at the prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. 

Application form ISCP - Inlaks Residency for Artists and Curators Application 2017


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