March 6, 2018

Open Call | Resonances Summer School โ€“ Big Data, Italy

Deadline for applications: 15 April

The flagship initiative of the SciArt project is the โ€œResonancesโ€ festival. The 2019 Resonances III theme is โ€œbig dataโ€. With SciArt, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) brings together artists, scientists and policymakers. At the Resonances festivals artists and scientist collaborate to exhibit artistic installations.

SciArt project are looking for artists with a proven track record of working on the border of art and science, interested in the theme and willing to establish new dialogues with JRC scientists on big data.

The JRC will organise a Resonances summer school for artists and JRC scientists in Ispra, Italy, on 25 โ€“ 29 June 2018. This summer school lays the foundation for the 2019 Resonances III โ€˜big dataโ€™ festival. SciArt want our society to increase participation, raise awareness โ€“ and resonate.

Artists selected for the Summer School will receive a daily allowance of โ‚ฌ94 plus reimbursement of travel and stay. They will moreover be paid for three days with the scheme of the European Commissionโ€™s Expert Database.

Applications (max 10MB) should include:

  • Biography (no more than 250 words)
  • Motivation letter (no more than 500 words) focusing on the selection criteria 1-6
  • Portfolio (PDF) that includes links to existing websites, catalogues, museum sites, gallery sites, video sites.

Please email your application to attend the Resonances summer school to

Open Call | Resonances Summer School โ€“ Big Data, Italy