09 May PROJECTART ANNOUNCES EMERGING ARTIST RESIDENCY PROGRAM IN DETROIT
ProjectArt has announced, as of today, they are officially accepting applications for emerging artists to apply for our socially-engaged artist residency program!
ProjectArt is looking for 40 emerging artists total in NYC, LA, Miami, Chicago, Detroit and Pittsburgh.
Residencies awarded provide the following:
- Year-round temporary studio spaces in public libraries for artists to create new work (worth approx $8,000).
- The opportunity to mentor 45 children & youth through free after-school arts education classes in that library. Cash grants of $5,400 are provided to artists for teaching youth.
- A paid artist talk at the library. Artists are compensated $600 for this.
- Group exhibition at a gallery at the end of the residency.
- Studio visits by curators
- Artists are teacher-trained by ProjectArt, hence they when the residency concludes, they will leave ProjectArt with an employable skill.
*teaching experience is not a requirement to apply
Here is the link to the residency page, guidelines and the application or click on Apply Now to see the beautiful application interface!
All applications are due online.
The deadline is June 15.