By second consecutive year, INVE Experimental Platform of Arts opens its application call for “VÓRTICE” Experimental Video Residency, a space of theoretical-practical character that aims at research, education and experimental video creation in Chile.

The residency will take place in Valparaíso city from April 1st to 11th, 2016 and includes labs and mentored works given by national and international consecrated professionals. Through the relationship with colleagues and mentors, the residency points out new speeches search, developing works from politics and dynamics that considers others ways of looking, materials and technologies.

“Calling them is a way of appeal to the passion for hybrid border line videos and valiancy in recognize that this unstable ground is the one that motivate us. Our premise is to motivate a creative, honest, serious and organic distance, taking the education that comes from the performance and giving “emphasis to the process” of our work, giving content to believe in “not mistake” says Daniela Lillo, INVE Director.

 The residency includes 5 labs and 3 mentoring days in charge of Nestor Olhagaray (Chile), Baltazar Tokman (Argentina), Vest&Page (Germany-Italy), Claudia Sánchez (Argentina), Pitu.the.Kid (Chile) and Udo Jacobsen (Chile).

Artists form Chile and abroad with audiovisual experience without limits of age can postulate until march 1st, 2016. It is important to emphasize that within the 16 selected artists, the organization will grant 12 Chilean people with lodging for 11 nights in Valparaíso, food and participation in all activities.

VÓRTICE is organized by INVE, Experimental Platform of Arts and financed by the Audio-visual Fund of the Consejo Nacional de la Cultura y las Artes (CNCA), 2015 call. In addition this project has the support of Goethe Institut, Balmaceda Arte Joven Valparaíso, Parque Cultural de Valparaíso, Escuela de Cine UV, Internacional Festival of VideoDanza from Buenos Aires and Agencia Cuático.