AiR program Project12.0 is an artist run platform that offers a conducive environment for artistic and cultural exchange. It is a platform for a group mind to develop experimental, interdisciplinary and collaborative creative practices through it’s around the year artist in residence program with a focus on artistic development, research based and thematic residencies.
Project 12.0 tends to work as operating system that allow artists and cultural operatives to rediscover, re-examine, recreate and reinvent their artistic expressions and notions to manifest the absolute thought form. As a meeting point for local and international artists the platform provides a window into larger reality both for artists and their audience to create a dialogue around regional and global contemporary issues.
The resident artists have an opportunity to focus on their artistic practice, develop networking and cultural exchange with the local artist community. AiR program offers accommodation, production and presentation facilities. Resident artists are required to present their work within the framework of open studio, artist talk and exhibition.
Residency period varies from two to six weeks.