1. Crafting Tales
Disciplines: Animation, Film & Video, Communication, Graphic Designers.
Location: New Delhi,  India
Deadline: 15th Dec, 2016
Contact: info@craftvillage.org.in
Program Description:
Crafting Tales is an effort to document rare crafts of India through digital and analogue publications in book or CD-Rom, Blogs and other forms. The objective of this residency is to engage creative community to establish a dialogue between "Good Stories Untold of various craft forms of India". 
The Artist/Designers applying for the residency shall have a sound background in Mass Media, Communication Design to work on Films, Documentaries and Documents/Books on Indian Crafts and will create an animated/still version through communications, video and pictures.This program is to enhance perspective of Indian Crafts through detailed research and documentation. This is a unique residency offered by Craft Village where the creative work of artists and designers would get an opportunity to link with social sector. All the application by the Artist OR Designer must have proper letter of intent, portfolio of their work and experience certificate for this residency. Artist OR Designers needs to bring in their own equipments including camera, laptops, software/hardware and other tools for developing the initial to final work. All the material developed will be a property of Craft Village and the Artist/Designer can get the permission to put on their website/blogs etc. with due credit to Craft Village.
Craft Village Support: Complete Stay, All Meals(vegetarian), wi-fi, trip to museums, Exhibition

2. Crafting Textiles of India

Call for an Open Residency for all the Textile Artist & Fashion Designers

Craft Village offers 1-month in-house residency for Textile and Fashion Designers and Artists from across the world, who are willing to work on Indian Textiles keeping its cultural and sustainable nature. Indian Textiles has the largest sphere and have inspired generation of fashion designers in shaping them for fashion products or accessories or made-ups. Craft Village will provide Studio/Mentor/Library facility to the artist OR designer selected for the project, where they can come, stay, explore and deliver their creative best. The international in return will also offer a workshop of their own native crafts to the craft enthusiasts and craft lovers. The project shall have a balance of research and practical work.
State-of-art fully equipped creative studios, Craft Library, Amphi-theatre, conference room, open house Cafe are all diverse spaces in the village where you can utilize time and resource. An ample space to display your work through a planned Exhibition.  
Studio and residence
We've studios in the size of 350 sq.ft., 500 sq. ft. and open spaces to work with artisans, right under the sky         
A private air conditioned cottage with attached fully equipped bathroom,  bedding, towels and  basic toiletries) 
Additional Facility: Pick up and Drop from nearest Metro Station, Airport, (if you are travelling from Rail, pick up can be arranged from IGI Airport Metro Station that has a direct Metro connectivity to New Delhi railway station)

3. General Artist Residency for other Artists/Designers

Craft Village offers premium residency programs on first come first serve basis, that offers stay, all meals and working studios, if you are an artist or a designer and wants to be at peace exploring your creative ideas in midst of Delhi NCR and a beautiful campus, you can book the facility through the below given option.

You can also book yourself on AIRBNB,  for Minimum 3 days and maximum 30 days (Only Breakfast included) with a 25% discount for 1 month package. 


Our residencies are designed to provide a free work space to our artist/designers/curators. Artists are given residencies as per the Industry Project or for a Research Purposes in a designated field.

Craft Village provides:
1. “Pre-residency” Support towards a successful residency by

-contacting National/Local Museums

-contacting established artists to mentor your program

-providing free workshops in similar interesting genres

-arranging resources, assistants during your visit

2. A unique work set up:

-working studios

-office space

-presentation room

-mini amphitheater for projection or open performances
3. In house Support:
24 hour working staff to cater to your basic needs, to manage your comfortable stay and to assist you in projects

4. Exposure 

Arranging a talk, to display of work, Exhibitions to Performances, network of local artists and crafters is introduced for a successful residency at the end

5. How to Apply :

- Send in your application with complete profile

- Send letter of Intent to apply for a particular residency

- Send work of your previous projects and residencies