Teaching period: May 30 - June 4, 2018 (arrival on 29.05. or early on the 30th as course starts in the afternoon, and departure on 05.06.)
Teacher(s): Prof. Inguna Audere, Riga and Prof. Christoph Draeger, Umeå
Level: 3rd year BA or MA
Application deadline: 13th May
How to apply: Letter of motivation (max. 1 page A4), stating the following:
Your artistic background/profile, why are you interested in the subject area of the course, how this course would affect your artistic work, and what your expectations for the course are. Please send your letter of motivation to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com, by 7 May
The workshop is an intensive interaction with the first Riga Biennial. In general terms, it scrutinises the conditions and opportunities of art in today's society. It examines the artists' challenges in today’s international art world with a specific focus on biennials and festivals, including their connections to the global art market.