Deadline: 07/07/2019

Open Call at Elsewhere Studios in Western Colorado

Now taking applications for Winter 202l residency opportunities in colorful Colorado!

Description of residency program
Elsewhere Studios Residency Program in Paonia, CO, provides space and time for artists to create in a unique and supportive environment. We welcome visual artists, writers, composer/musicians, performance artists at any stage of their careers as well as scientists, activists, teachers, students, or any kind of creative thinker interested in exploring and expanding their work.  

Paonia is a small town nestled in a beautiful landscape of mountains and mesas covered with orchards, small ranches, and farms. It is about 1.5 hours from Grand Junction on the western slope of the Rocky Mountains. Paonia is a community of unique and creative individuals with a strong interest in sustainability. It was recently designated as a Certified Creative District by the state of Colorado.

Duration of residency
Time spans are individually based – 1 to 6 months.

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
We welcome visual artists, writers, composer/musicians, performance artists at any stage of their careers as well as scientists, activists, teachers, students, or any kind of creative thinker interested in exploring and expanding their work.  

Accommodation
Private rooms. All rooms and spaces in the main house have radiant in-floor heat. Some have private bath, some have shared bath. The Gingerbread House is a separate dwelling and is heated with a wood burning stove.

For detailed information and pictures about the living spaces, please visit:
http://www.elsewherestudios.org/the-studios/ 

Studio/ workspace
Some private and some shared studio space as well as Ceramics and Woodworking shop on site. 

Fees and support
Residency fees are $600 to $850 per month, which includes living + studio space, wifi, utilities, and community resources.

Expectations towards the artist:
Elsewhere is a choose-your-own-adventure style residency. Situated in downtown Paonia, the spaces are versatile, providing residents with opportunities to connect and interact with other artists in the community, to create or participate in art exhibitions, and to teach classes or workshops.

Application information
Application form can be found here: http://www.elsewherestudios.org/the-residency-how-to-apply/

$30 application fee

July 7th deadline is for residencies beginning Janurary through April 2020 (can extend longer). Inquire about possible space open due to cancellations. 

Please see website www.elsewherestudios.org for detailed information on rooms, fees, and application process. If you have questions, email info@elsewherestudios.org or call 970.527.3249

Open Call at Elsewhere Studios in Western Colorado

Open Call at Elsewhere Studios in Western Colorado

Location
United States of America

Application deadline
07/07/2019

Residency starts
01/01/2020

Residency ends
2019

More information
http://www.elsewherestudios.org/the-residency-how-to-apply/

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