sauna summer take-over
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OPEN CALL for SAUNA SUMMER TAKE-OVER
Who: art initiatives, art collectives, artists, curators or observers
Deadline: 25/06/2020 (The winning plan will be announced no later than 01/07/2020)
Take–over period: 15/07/2020 – 30/08/2020
Want to organize? Want to curate? This summer we’ll give away our building along with €1000 to the best, most exciting summer take-over. Submit your plan for a 7 week take-over of any form or discipline. Only one will be selected.
what we need
a plan that contains;
Create one file (PDF/WORD), with max 750 words and mail it to email@example.com with the subject: sauna summer take-over.
what you get
You don’t have to be a organisation, but someone from your team has to have a kvk registration and be able to sent an invoice for the €1000,-
This project is made possible by Mondrian Fund with funding coming from corona-fundings by the dutch government.
We want to directly forward this money to you artists out there with these OPEN CALLS for two extra projects that het resort is initiating this summer! Don’t be shy to sign up for our open calls Infiltrating Public Space & The Summer Sauna Take Over.
Answers to Frequently and Not So Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, you need to corona proof your program, this means 30 people max on 1,5 meters from each other.
Yes, you can pay yourself from the €1000,-
Yes, you can pay others from the €1000,-
Yes you can spent all the money on materials
Yes you can host events for 30 persons max
Yes, you can smoke inside unless there is public present
Yes, you can sell works, services of products from the sauna building
Yes, the sauna is big, it's four floors of +- 100m2 each
Yes, if you break any local or national law you will be held personally accountable
No, there are no saunas in the building, it’s a stripped former gay sauna
No, there is not a lot of daylight in the building, most of the windows are boarded up
No, you can not have live music, the building is not soundproof
No, you can not use the building to live in for 6 weeks
No, you can not submit multiple plans, you have to pick your or your teams best and/or favorite plan and sent in just the one
No, you do not have to open the building for public or have opening hours
No, you can not sell alcoholic beverages, we do not have the permits for this
No, you can not sell your body or perform sexual services, we do not have the permits for this
No, you can not have live animals in the building that do not belong to your household
HET RESORT IS supported by:
Mondriaan Fund, Gemeente Groningen, Academie Minerva, Kunstraad Groningen, NNT + Club Guy & Roni