International art residence “Shadow of Freedom” 20-27 August 2017

For artists invited from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Poland and Ukraine.

We offer you an opportunity to work with the theme of Freedom of Creativity at the festival named after the so-called “Dangerously free person” – Serhiy Parajanov.

The artists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Poland and Ukraine are welcome to apply for participation in Art Residence in Parajanov Festival

during the week of 20-27 August, 2017.

Application deadline: June 30, 2017

The organizers will cover costs related to:

  • transportation;
  • accommodation in Lviv;
  • meals;
  • project implementation.

Preferred formats / expected formats of works:

  • New Media;
  • Installation;
  • Performance;
  • Land Art;
  • Collage;
  • Painting (please specify the way of presentation);
  • other.

Recommendations for better comprehension:

  • Parajanov’s correspondence with his wife, son and friends – Andriy Tarkovskyi, Roman Balayan, Mariya Prymachenko, Yuriy Nikulin, Liliya Brik and others;
  • Video and audio interviews with Serhiy Parajanov;
  • Video and audio recordings, texts – memories of people familiar with Parajanov;
  • Films of Andriy Tarkovskyi, Federico Fellini and Oleksandr Dovzhenko;
  • Biographical, mythological and autobiographical texts of Parajanov, his attitude to friendship, family, authority, system, etc;
  • Parajanov’s most significant life episodes as well as key life episodes of famous artists, who were his colleagues, but above all this – his true friends.

The curators of the II Parajanov International Festival in Levandivka are Vikroriia Danelyan and Sarmen Beglarian.

Application form

We also ask participants to send a portfolio and CV to the address

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