Accelerator announces the names of the ten emerging artists selected for the mentorship and production program in Câmpulung

February 23, 2024

The Eastwards Prospectus Cultural Association announces the names of the ten emerging artists selected to participate in the ACCELERATOR Câmpulung. Mentorship and production program for emerging artists.

They are: Vlad Albu, Lena Ciobanu, Mihai Costache & Maria Stroe (artistic duo), Diana Drăghici, Cinty Ionescu, Ioana Nicoară, Andreea Samoilă, Maria Elena Șofrac, Simona-Daniela Tudose, and Ioana Țurcan.

The ten emerging artists were selected by a jury from Romania from a portfolio of 51 applications received during the Open Call held in February, this year.

During the mentorship stage, the ten emerging artists will participate in the following workshops:

  • Contemporary art market and funding opportunities (facilitated by Andrei Breahnă, cultural manager)
  • The relationship between artist and curator (facilitated by Georgia Țidorescu, independent curator)
  • In-situ works and adaptation possibilities (facilitated by Pavel Brăila, visual artist).

More details about the mentors can be found here.

The next stages of ACCELERATOR Câmpulung are as follows:

  • Conducting workshops and physical meetings (in Câmpulung): March 11th – 15th, 2024
  • One-to-one mentorship sessions (online): March 25th – 31st, 2024
  • Artwork production: April 1st – May 3rd, 2024
  • Exhibition of artworks in public spaces: May 12th – June 30th, 2024