COCHLEA residency

COCHLEA res invites dance-artists internationally to work in Athens all through the year. COCHLEA res offers living & working space, as well as Alexander Technique lessons and/or mentoring & feedback sessions to support the artistic research. 

 

COCHLEA res|1 is open to experienced practitioners with a developed teaching practice, to stay, investigate, research and/or rehearse with us for a period of time (based on need and availability) in exchanged of offering a workshop or a series of workshops in the COCHLEA studia and/or collaborating spaces in Athens & Greece.

 

COCHLEA res|2 is open to less experienced practitioners aspiring to develop their practice, work on a specific research project or even prepare a solo or duet work. COCHLEA res offers living & working space, as well as up to 5 Alexander Technique & dynamic anatomy online or in person lessons and/or up to 5 online or in person mentoring & feedback sessions. Based on need and availability, partial bursaries are possible for the COCHLEA res|2 residency program, covering the AT and/or mentoring sessions.

working space (35sqm shared* studio incl. COCHLEA studia library & anatomical models; 18sqm veranda with dinning space & a hammock) 

living space (30sqm private** space: very basic kitchen, wc, shower, double bed, working desk, a/c, wifi; little balcony)

COCHLEA res|1

open to short or longer stays, depending on availability & proposal

in exchange with teaching (COCHLEA studia and/or collaborating spaces)

COCHLEA res|2

min period & cost 2 weeks/500euro (450euro after bursary)

max period & cost full summer/2.500euro (2200euro after bursary)

single month arrangement 900euro (800euro after bursary

*depending on the time of the year, COCHLEA studia is busy 3-4 afternoons per week 

**depending on sleeping arrangements, COCHLEA studia can host up to 6 artists that are comfortable with sharing the space

COCHLEA studia are located in Exarcheia, one of the most artistic, alive, and diverse neighbourhoods of the centre of Athens, a residential area of extraordinary urbanity,  including three typical Athenian open-air cinemas, affordable quality restaurants for every appetite (incl. lots of vegan options), cafeterias and bars, 10min walk from Panepistimio tube station, and walking distance from Lycabettus and Acropolis. 

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APPLICATIONS 2022-23 ARE NOW OPEN
by email to contact@georgiapaizi.com 

Please send us your proposal (not more than 2 pages long) and your CV in english, one profile photo, and three links to either past work and/or current research material, indicating the residency program (COCHLEA res|1 or res|2) you are interested in & the period of year that works for you best. All COCHLEA res|1 applicants are automatically considered for the partial bursary. Applications are accepted all year long and are considered in a first come - first served basis.