International Contemporary Art Exhibition 2017, Assisi, Italy

International Contemporary Art Exhibition 2017, Arte Studio Ginestrelle


curated by Arte Studio Ginestrelle – art catalogues designed and published by Open Road Creations

Disciplines: Literary, visual and performing arts, Design_Architecture

Opening reception on Friday, 1st December 2017, 5 pm

Art Gallery Le Logge, Assisi, Italy

The exhibition will run until 8th December 2017

Featured artists and writers:

Sevda Alizadeh (Iran/The Netherlands) Brent Armendinger (United States) Reynard Bargmann (The Netherlands)
Victoria Bilogan (Ukraine/Australia) Charles Black (United States) Mary Blatherwick (Canada) Janet Braun-Reinitz (United States) Lily Brown (United States) Liz Caffin (Australia) Vincent Caranchini (United States) Lucie Chan (Guyana/Canada) Keith Chidzey (Australia) Rodrigo de Toledo (Brazil/United States) Nadia DeLane (United States)
Rosa Daniela Diaz (Uruguay/Australia) William Dickinson (United States) Ellequadro Documenti (Italy) Reed Evans (United States) Cinzia Fiaschi (Italy) Lynda Frese (United States) Melissa Gaudet (United States) Denise Gracias (Canada) Indigo Hanlee (Australia) Clare Louise Harmon (United States) Elizabeth Heyman (United States) Jane Heyman (United States) Michael Thomas Hill (Australia) Janel Houton (United States) Henry James Jochum (United States) Astrid Kensinger (United States/Singapore) Tatiana Kolupaeva (Russia) Joan Larkin (United States) Dongeun Lee (South Korea/United Kingdom) Sami Liuhto (Finland) Gerry Lynch (Ireland) Virginia Mallon (United States) Sarah Maple (United Kingdom) Martha McInnis (United States) Anne Murray (Ireland/United States) Ekaterina Nekipelova (Russia) Loreal Prystaj (United States) Catherine Reeves (United States) Dave Reinitz (United States) William Root (United States) Cathy Rose (United States) Carla Rump (The Netherlands) Lisa Solberg (United States) Aremy Stewart (United States) Mary Stewart (United States) Lisa Stybor (Germany) Roberta Pyx Sutherland (Canada) Lisa Taliano (United States) Jessica Tuckwell (Australia)  Elly-Louise Tyquin (Australia) Julia Watson (United States) Marissa Weatherhead (United Kingdom) Jennifer Wiebe (Canada) Ossi Yalon (Israel)

With special thanks to: The Council of Assisi (UNESCO World Heritage Site) – Open Road Creations – The National Association of Women Artists – Arts Council England and British Council – Chippendale world art residency – College of Fine Arts, Florida State University – Ellequadro Documenti – Emily Carr University – Nanyang Technological University – Nihil – Ohio University – Parsons, the New School – Pitzer College – Pratt Institute – Puffin Foundation – Regional Arts and Culture – The Ian Potter Cultural Trust – University of the arts London, Chelsea – University of New Brunswick – Yad Vashem




International Writing and Artist Retreats, Assisi, Italy

UNESCO World Heritage Site
Arte Studio Ginestrelle’s board members are very pleased to announce the opportunities to apply for their historical residencies in Assisi town, UNESCO World Heritage Site, and in the Regional Park of Mt. Subasio.

Exclusive cultural programs:

  1. to apply for both our residencies: in Assisi, historical centre, and in the Regional Park of Mt. Subasio (program one to one)
  2. to apply for the residency in Assisi, historical centre


    Writing residency, located at the ground floor of the building from the early XIV century, Assisi

  3. to apply for the residency in the Regional Park of Mt. Subasio
    Arte Studio Ginestrelle, Regional Park of Mt. Subasio, Assisi

    Arte Studio Ginestrelle, Regional Park of Mt. Subasio


Applications are open for Spring-Summer and Fall-winter 2017 – 2018

For the application-forms and residencies programmes, please, contact us at




ART RETREAT AT MOUNT SUBASIO, ASSISI, Spring-Summer-Fall-winter artestudioginestrelle design in-out

Opportunities to work in a natural environment and to participate in the International exhibition 2014, Assisi UNESCO Heritage Site.

The International residency Arte Studio Ginestrelle lies in the hills of the Regional Park of Mount Subasio, near the historic town of Assisi (UNESCO World Heritage site), famous for its fresco by Giotto and Cimabue.

The fantastic landscape offers inspiration to all and subject matter to others.

Special cultural programs are available during each month (visits to the top of the sacred Mount Subasio, the Hermitage, Domus Romane, Roman Forum, Studies about Giotto’s paintings and other Masters at the Basilica of St. Francis).

the International Contemporary Exhibition of all the works created during the residencies will be shown at the prestigious Art Gallery in Assisi.

Disciplines:Literary Arts, Visual Arts, Design, Architecture, Curating/Research, Film, Music, Performing Arts, Historical and Environmental Research.

Availability for accommodation in single room (for individual artist) and in double room (for couple of artists/colleagues).

the residency fee includes Bed&Breakfast accommodation in single/double room, electricity, water, heating and cleaning.

Arte Studio Ginestrelle offers the use of a number of common spaces and facilities:

  • studio

  • work and exhibition spaces

  • refurbished barns adapted as workspaces

  • kitchen

  • living room

  • internet wireless connection

  • some organic foods such as olive-oil, vegetables and fruit are also included according to season

  • natural materials such as stone and wood may also be made available

We will be glad to send you further information regarding how to apply for the residency program, cultural events and International exhibition 2015. Please, contact:

Arte Studio Ginestrelle, Santa Maria di Lignano, 11 Regional Park of Mount Subasio, Assisi Italy