Deadline: 01/03/2018

CalArts Summer Art Residency 2018

California Institute of the Arts offers an essential retreat for emerging and professional artists.

Description of residency program
Imagine a summer where you’re free to focus on your own work. With an immersive studio environment at CalArts, this residency is an essential retreat for emerging and professional artists. 

Duration of residency and Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
California Institute of the Arts welcomes applications to its Summer Art Residency, located on campus in Valencia, California. Led by the CalArts School of Art, this five-week immersive residency offers an opportunity for emerging and/or mid-career artists working in all disciplines. Independent studio time will be supported by eye-opening workshops, curated events and critical seminars at CalArts.

Students reside in our MFA dorms for an additional fee of $875 (+ a $200 refundable deposit). Each resident has their own room in a suite shared with other artists in the program. There are shared bath, kitchen and living room facilities, and coin operated laundry on site.

Studio/ workspace
The CalArts campus offers a diversity of resources for artists providing access to production studios as well as a renowned library of special collections and rare artist books, a comprehensive film and video archive, and a variety of on-site campus resources. The school’s proximity to Los Angeles provides easy access to a vibrant community of world-class museums, a robust arts scene, and varied geological sites such as beaches, mountains and desert.

Fees and support
The program fee is $3,300 for the 5-week session. Housing is available for an additional fee. There is no financial aid available.

Expectations towards the artist
Artist are expected to participate in an informed discourse community and are encouraged to present their work at the commencement of the program. There is also the opportunity to display the work produced during the program at a culminating group show in the John Baldessari Studio Building on the CalArts Campus. Students are encouraged to participate in displaying their work, but not not required.

Application information
RESIDENCY DATES: May 19th - June 23, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 1 (applications received after this date will be considered space permitting)
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CalArts Summer Art Residency 2018

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