For the second edition of the Crystal Ruth Bell Residency, Red Gate & China Residencies are calling all duos, trios, collectives and groups of artists working collaboratively to apply for a funded residency in Beijing for the month of July 2015.

Dancers, filmmakers, musicians, circus performers, street artists, fashion designers, curators, activists, researchers, and all kinds of visual artists are encouraged to apply with a project proposal that echoes some of Crystal's best traits and favorite things in the world: kindness, curiosity, color, adventure, and popsicles.

Crystal tried a different kind of ice cream every day for an entire summer in Beijing, an "an endless work in progress."

The Crystal Ruth Bell Residency covers:

Live/work studio loft spaces and/or apartments in Beijing
Airport pickups, welcome dinner and orientation upon arrival
Project support, coordination and documentation
Artist talks or workshops (optional)
Open studio exhibition or performance
Funding towards travel

Apply online before May 25th. Finalists will be notified by June 1st and the selected duo, trio or collective will be announced on June 5th.

Collectives or proposals for new collaborations of up to 8 people from all nationalities are encouraged to apply, including China, Hong Kong, Taïwan and Macao. This is a wide open call, with no restrictions based on age, medium, educational background or other criteria. Project proposals will be evaluated by Red Gate and China Residencies based on their feasibility and creativity.


第二届“Crystal Ruth Bell驻留项目”集结号——“双人组,三人组,多人组!”

红门画廊&中国艺术交流现在为第二届“Crystal Ruth Bell驻留项目”召集团队艺术家,无论你是双人团队,三人团队,还是多人团队,欢迎你们申请我们2015年7月在北京的驻留项目。

无论你是舞蹈家,电影人,音乐家,表演艺术家,街头艺术家,时尚设计师,策展人,社会活动家,研究人员……我们鼓励所有类型的视觉艺术家申请我们的项目。 你的申请项目需体现出Crystal的特质和爱好:友善,好奇,色彩缤纷,惊险刺激,以及雪糕。


Crystal Ruth Bell驻留项目提供:

  • 位于北京的工作室和/或寓所
  • 接机,抵达后的欢迎晚宴以及向导
  • 项目支持、协调和记录
  • 艺术讲座或研讨会(可选)
  • 开放的工作室展览或表演