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Conditions for applicants

Conditions for Applicants in the VR artist residency in Crans-Montana

Artists who wish to submit an application to the VR artist residency in Crans-Montana must meet the following criteria:

  1. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age at the time of application. There is no upper age limit.
  2. Applications must be made by the responsible person identified by the team. The group can be composed by a single individual up to a maximum of four people.
  3. Only online applications made using the application forms on the VR artist residency in Crans-Montana website will be considered. No exceptions will be made. The application forms must be completed in English.
  4. During the three months of the residency, residents will have to prototype an interactive experience in virtual or augmented reality. While any reference – direct or purely abstract – to the Swiss Alpine environment as a main source of inspiration is highly encouraged during the creative process, there are no restrictions or obligations in what concerns the type of artistic expression, style or medium.
  5. A motivation fee of 30 CHF (thirty Swiss francs) is to be paid upon application. This fee is non- refundable, whatever the outcome of the application.
  6. The selection committee reviews the applications within 5 weeks. The decision made by the VR artist residency in Crans-Montana committee regarding each application is final. No explanation will be provided in the case of a negative response to a candidate’s application.
  7. The team who is invited for a VR artist residency in Crans-Montana must meet and agree to comply with the conditions stated in the Agreement document. This document will have to be signed.
  8. In case of a declined application, candidates may apply the following year.
  9. Selected residents may only apply again after 3 years following their residency.