Cymatics wins artist in residence in Colombia
Cymatics by Suguru Goto won the program Red de Residencias Artísticas LOCAL of the National University of Colombia. The Japanese artist will be invited to spend a month at the University inside the program of Multimedia and Animation located in the Conservatory of Music.
The Red de Residencias Artísticas LOCAL program seeks to strengthen links between artists interacting with foreign artist residence programs as well as with international cultural management institutions: the university as an art node that facilitates dialog between artists, enhance projects through creation of interchanging proposals networks with other high level programs and institutions.
It is important for the residence that the resident artist might have a feedback with the original community and consequently strengthen links in between artists and spreading new artists interaction networks. The artist should be aware to the diversity of the social, political and cultural space of Colombia.
The other winning artists are Dan Popa, Orlan, Tom Watson, Carlos Cuevas Ceron, Alexander Nieuwenheus, Lucrecia Cippitelli, Stephany Loveday.