Artistic residencies - EAC - ESPACIO DE ARTE CONTEMPORÁNEO / Contemporary Art Space

Dónde
Uruguay
When
2020
Quién
National Cultural Directorate
EAC -ESPACIO DE ARTE CONTEMPORÁNEO / Contemporary Art Space
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

Residents were selected through an international open call, each year by a different jury.

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

47 residents have been selected through the open calls between 2016 and 2019, both national and foreign artists. Another 10 foreign artists have made their residencies at the EAC by invitation or bilateral agreements, and 6 Uruguayan artists traveled to do their residencies in China, Chile, Argentina, UK and Italy.

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
EAC - ESPACIO DE ARTE CONTEMPORÁNEO / Contemporary Art Space
Public Sector
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
YES
If yes, what are the main conclusions/recommendations?: 

Residencies were positively valued, as they made it possible to get in contact with different social and cultural realities and artistic means, as well as work in different territories. During evaluation instances concern about the maintenance of the residencies and international exchange programme as a part of a public policy on arts was expressed.