Craft Village

Rare Crafts of India

Call for Residency for all the  Visual/Textile Artist & Product/Fashion/Industry 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 artist 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)


Currently Craft Village doesn't offer scholarships, please write at to know more

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

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