We would like to remind you of the upcoming deadline for admissions to Transart Institute.
APPLICAITON DEADLINE APRIL 1, 2013
You will find further admissions details for the MFA online at: http://www.transart.org/mfa-application-2/ and for PhD admissions here: http://www.transart.org/phd-admissions/ Accepted applicants will start the program with the summer residency in Berin, July 19 to August 11, 2013. If you have questions about your portfolio or what to submit for an initial project plan please write to Drew Henmi: [log in to unmask] Drew will also put you in touch with faculty where needed. You can apply to either program directly online.
ONLINE/OFFSITE MFA IN NEW MEDIA & FINE ART
Transart's MFA Creative Practice is a student-centered, project oriented postgraduate art program which fosters independent thinking, risk-taking and the creation of an informed and sustainable art praxis. The program is tailored to suit the needs of working artists with summer residencies in Berlin, winter residencies in New York and one-on-one advisement during the academic year, wherever students work and live. Students create their own course of study, working independently and with the support of studio and research advisors. Short periods of intensive residency permit students to continue with their professional work and keep a balanced personal life while participating in the program.
SOME SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR MFA
A limited number of scholarships for the MFA Creative Practice that have not been claimed by previous recipients will be re-distributed with the new deadline. Further information is available online at:http://www.transart.org/admissions/
LOW-RESIDENCY STUDIO PhD
Transart offers a low-residency PhD program for advanced studio art. The PhD at Transart is a three year program with an average work commitment of 30 hours per week, validated by the University of Plymouth, UK. The degree is offered exclusively for practice-based research (creative work) supported by a written element. Artists interested in entering the PhD program should apply via the online application form and also send a proposal as detailed under #2 here no later than April 1, 2013 to [log in to unmask] Transart is encouraging proposals that relate to its research clusters: Language/Image; Land and Sea; Liminality, Space/Place, Temporary Architecture; Memory, Forgetting, Trauma and the Archive; Art and Social Technologies; International Diaspora and Post-Colonialism; Role of Art in Peace, Meditation, Performance Activism; and Foreignness, Otherness and the Uncanny. The admissions process is explained online.
THE TRANSART EXPERIENCE
- Summer intensives in Berlin, winter residencies in New York City
- Low-residency format allows to keep professional and work obligations while advancing career
- Workshops, seminars, professional development, studio and performance tours in every residency
- A highly individualized contemporary learning experience without grades
- Realizing creative projects with the support of curators, faculty and self-chosen advisors
- International make up of students and faculty that fosters exchange across cultural boundaries
- Offsite study, critiques and advisement wherever you live and work
CONTACT AND FURTHER INFORMATION
For more information please visit: http://www.transart.org
To schedule an appointment with faculty please email Drew Henmi: [log in to unmask]
Mail: 228 Park Ave. South
New York, NY 10003
+1 (347) 410 9905
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