OPPORTUNITIES / Opportunities at Khoj

Call for Applications: PEERS 2020

Deadline: Thursday, 30 April 2020

Residency dates:  3rd week of  May –  June 2020

The PEERS Residency, a four-week residency programme at Khoj Studios, New Delhi provides emerging artists a unique platform for dialogue, experimentation and exchange. In its 17th year, the Khoj PEERS programme continues to provide a forum for interaction, creating a network of young artists from various art, architecture, media, performance/performing art and design disciplines.

Khoj is inviting applications for PEERS 2020 from young emerging artists, final year MFA students and self-trained artists with a minimum of 2 years of experience in the field to push and experiment with the inter-disciplinarity of contemporary art. Self-taught artists may apply.

The call is applicable only for Indian nationals.

Applications are open for

– 5 Artists-in-residence

– 1 Critic-in-residence

To apply, please send the following documents to applications@khojworkshop.org with “PEERS 2020 Application” in the subject line.

For applications for Artists-in-Residence kindly apply with the following:

– Updated CV

-Images of previous works not exceeding 5 MB (stills) to 25 MB (videos). Each work must have a short concept note or explanatory text accompanying it.

– 2 Letters of Reference from faculty members/ senior artists/other (with designation and contact details)

 For the application for Critic-in-Residence kindly apply with the following

-Updated CV

-2 recent pieces of writing (Not to exceed 1500 words each)

-2 Letters of Reference faculty members/ senior artists

Last date to send in applications: Thursday, April 30, 2020

The PEERS programme is generously supported by the InlaksShivdasani Foundation