Open Call: Artist Residency

CultureHub LA

Los Angeles, CA

Artist Residency Open Call

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CultureHub LA seeks two Resident Artists for its 2018-2019 season. The individual or team of artists are invited to develop original work with an emphasis on multimedia experimentation and technological innovation. During a one-week residency period to be scheduled upon selection, the artist(s) in residence will be granted access to the media production equipment, workshop space, and support staff at the CultureHub studio in DTLA.

Resident Artists will explore unique intersections of art, media, and technology through research, demos, workshops, rehearsal, and all other artist-curated methodologies that correspond to their inquiries. As part of their residency, the artists will be invited to conduct art and technology related workshops open to the public. They will also have an opportunity to connect with an extensive and diverse network of CultureHub artists across its 5+ international centers. The residency culminates in a public-facing event that serves the developmental timeline of the work-in-progress. The project may be considered for future presentation as part of CultureHub’s artistic programming.

Current CultureHub NY Resident Artists include: Blair Simmons (Machine Learning, 3D Scanning, Performance), Wendell Cooper (Live Media, Projection, Hip-Hop), Matt Romein (Creative Coding, Performative Systems), Adnan Agha (Game Design, Motion Tracking), Ana Knezevic (VR, Installation), and Maxwell Neely-Cohen (Novelist, Digital Storytelling). Recent LA Residents include Roger Kim (Multimedia Music Performance) and Raven Kwok (Visual Art, Animation, Creative Programming).

Applicants are invited to propose works at various stages of development, and to outline how they plan to use the resources of the CultureHub residency to galvanize their projects. After panel review by CultureHub’s artistic staff, the top candidates will be contacted for an interview.


Open Call Deadline: October 1, 2018 (end of day)

Residencies, Workshops, and Public Presentations: 10/29/2018 - 11/21/2018 and 12/3/2018 - 1/18/2019*

*Dates are subject to change according to selected resident artist and CultureHub LA's mutual schedules.


About CultureHub

CultureHub is a center for art and technology that connects communities around the world. To date, CultureHub has linked audiences with over 500 artists from 30 countries through live performances, exhibitions, web-based presentations, livestreams, and education programs. Founded in a partnership with La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club in New York City and the Seoul Institute of the Arts in Korea, CultureHub presents a regular season of public programs including artist residencies and collaborative projects, engages in research and development of creative technology, and creates educational programming that serves hundreds of teens and young adults annually, engaging the next generation of artists and creators.

As a networked space that uses the latest live web technologies to provide an open platform for artists and educators to collaborate on a global scale, CultureHub LA is a part of a network of studios that link Los Angeles, New York City, Italy, Indonesia, South Korea, and beyond. CultureHub LA is located in Downtown Los Angeles, as a resident of Maker City LA at The Reef, the convergent art center generating new methodologies for merging art, technology, science and education. The CultureHub LA studio is fully equipped with cutting-edge technologies and media tools. Questions?: [email protected]


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