Québec artists have until April 1, 2013, to apply for a stay in one of the six Québec studios abroad. They are located in Berlin, London, New York City, Paris, Rome, and Tokyo.
Applicants must be artists or writers with over ten years of artistic practice. The stays are for six months, with the exception of Berlin, which is for twelve months.
The artistic disciplines targeted vary from studio to studio and range from circus arts, popular song, cinema and video, dance, theatre, literature and storytelling to digital arts, arts and crafts, and architectural research.
Stimulating creative settings
The Québec studios are located in vibrant neighbourhoods, most often in the heart of an artistic community or, if not, in nearby suburbs that are easily accessible by public transit: