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August 29, 2017

Open Call | New Talent Residency Programme, Bristol

Application deadline: 18 September

Watershed are passionate about supporting brilliant people working at the intersection of culture, creativity and technology.

Watershed welcome applications for the New Talent Residency programme. They are looking for ambitious practitioners with ideas for creative technology projects. You could be just starting out, changing career direction, or looking to return from a career break. With space to work within the Pervasive Media Studio, a community of peers, a project bursary, and support to make, test and discuss your work – Watershed can help you get your idea off the ground.

The residency offers:

β€” Two months in residence at the Pervasive Media Studio, at least two days per week
β€” A bursary of Β£2,000 plus a Β£500 materials budget (managed by Watershed)
β€” The opportunity to become part of the Pervasive Media Studio’s community of over 150 artists, creative companies, technologists and researchers
β€” A week of specially tailored activity at the start of the residency to help you to get the most out of
your time with us
β€” A hand-picked mentor drawn from the Studio community
β€” Time with the other New Talent residents, as well as with Watershed’s Producers and Creative Technologist to develop your ideas
β€” Sharing and showcase opportunities at appropriate stages in the residency.

This is a two stage selection process. If you are interested in applying for the residency, for Stage 1 please submit a short online application form. Watershed want to know about your background, your idea, the difference this will make to you and any examples of work you would like us to look at.

To view the Brief and Application Form visit: www.watershed.co.uk/open-call-for-2017-residencies/


Open Call | New Talent Residency Programme, Bristol