Art Aia - Creatives / In / Residence • Friuli Venezia Giulia, Italy • www.artaiafvg.com
Art Aia - Creatives / In / Residence is an international art residency located near the commune of Sesto al Reghena in the north-eastern Italian region Friuli-Venezia Giulia.
Every summer, Art Aia-Creatives / In / Residence, offers a cross-disciplinary Artist in Residence program open to international artists that culminates with an exhibiting event which is generally open to the local public. Since 2018, Art Aia - Creatives / In / Residence also collaborates with the Arts Territory Exchange in the Residency in Sustainable Practice, which is an off-shoot program that has been formed in collaboration with the Centre for Sustainable Practice in the Arts (CSPA). Two artists per year have the opportunity to develop their practices in relation to ideas of ecology and sustainability by attending a one-week residency at the Italian art center. Additionally Art Aia - Creatives / In / Residence collaborates with the Artist-Led Open Collective Uronto Artist Community affiliated with Art Initiative Bangladesh-AIB. Its founder Giovanni Morassutti has been part of the selection board along with independent curator Sadya Mizan and he has co-curated the 8th and 9th Episode of the Uronto Residential Art Exchange Program.