KONTEJNER | bureau of contemporary art praxis
KONTEJNER residencies for the European Media Art Platform project are organized in collaboration with two prominent Croatian institutions, the Academy of Fine Arts in City of Zagreb and the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in City of Rijeka. The artist may choose either city for their residency. At studio and Kontejner's office at Gundulićeva 35, the artist will have access to standard computing, video and audio equipment (computers, monitors, printer, projectors, LCD screens, audio system, Internet access etc.). Any special needs for facilities, technologies etc. will be arranged by Kontejner with its partners and associates.
The residency located in the city of Zagreb will take place in the Academy's residential apartment, located in an exquisite part of the center at Jabukovac 10. The apartment close to the park Tuškanac and only 19 minutes by foot to the Academy of Fine Arts studios located at Ilica 85, where the artist's working space will be. The studio is offered in the form of the multi-functional room that can serve as work space, exhibition space and lecture room.
In the City of Rijeka, the residency will take place at Kamov’s residency apartment and studio. The building in which the apartment is placed, The Silić House, also known as La Bella Ebrea – The Beautiful Jewess, is the work of the acclaimed architect Carlo Conighi. The apartments are located in the heart of Rijeka's old town at Janeza Trdine 9 and Zagrebačka 21. The artist's working space in Rijeka is 150m2 and located at Križanićeva 6A, in the wider city center, towards the east and nearby the popular social hotspot in front of the Hotel Continental.