Application Due Date: July 19 th 2019

7 Stories is supported by the British Council to host a Ghanaian illustrator in home for 5 days in October2019 7 Stories will host the British Council’s Drawing Words exhibit from 15 July 2019– 5 January2020 The exhibit has actually been curated by UK Kid’s Laureate Lauren Kid, developer of Charlie and Lola, Clarice Bean and lots of other preferred photo books.

October is among 7 Stories busiest durations.
You will occupy the Illustration Words exhibit with drop-in and prepared.
occasion activity, bringing your own distinct and unique technique. In.
addition to a chance to display your work to 7 Stories’.
audiences, the residency will offer you with abilities and network.
advancement chances.

To be qualified for this residency you need to be an illustrator local in Ghana, aged 18-35 years of ages.

The Chance

You will occupy the Drawing Words Studio with drop-in and organized occasion activity, bringing your distinct and unique approach.The residency will offer you with abilities and network advancement chances, consisting of:

Working along with 7 Stories imaginative professionals on book-inspired activity for kids and youths
Satisfying and watching 7 Stories imaginative professionals, observing shipment of Storytimes and other set activity
Chance to display your own work to 7 Stories audiences within the Illustration Words Studio
Engaging with households and youths in the Illustration Words Studio
Profile and PR through 7 Stories article and social networks Individual


You will establish and provide a series of work, with assistance from the 7 Stories group. You will:

Be an illustrator local in Ghana aged 18-35 years of ages
Have appropriate imaginative practice in illustration for kids
Be eager to share your deal with a brand-new audience and discover brand-new abilities
Have experience of dealing with kids, youths and households on participatory tasks
Bring your own concepts for imaginative activity and workshops, consisting of repeat engagement with kids, youths and households throughout the residency
Be open to originalities and chances for partnership and responsive to feedback
Have the ability to work both individually, and as part of the larger 7 Stories group
Have the ability to operate at speed and possibly on a big scale
Have a great level of composed and spoken English


To request this residency please send out a CV and.
examples of your previous work revealing appropriate imaginative practice in.
kids’s illustration and storytelling in addition to examples of how you.
have actually dealt with kids, youths and households on participatory.

Please likewise offer an optimum of 500 words that includes:

  • Preliminary analysis of 7 Stories style for October, ‘Bones’, with factor to consider to the Drawing Words exhibit.
  • Proposition for activities as laid out in the listed below quick.

Applications need to be sent to [email protected] by Friday 19 July, 2019

Shortlisted prospects will be welcomed to interview (by means of skype or phone conversation) by Friday 2 August.

For Additional Information:

Go To the Authorities Website of the British Council 2019 Residency

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