Deadline: 14/03/2018

Banff Artist in Residence Summer 2018

This self-directed program in visual arts offers space, time, and inspiration to make new work. 

Seek retreat from the everyday and engage in an international community of artists from all disciplines for an intense period of creativity that defines summer at Banff Centre. BAiR Summer 2018 is a self-directed program in visual arts offering the space, time, and inspiration in which to make new work.  

What does the program offer?
This program offers five weeks of intensive studio time and opportunities for interaction, collaboration, and experimentation. Demonstrations in visual art production techniques will be offered, and our knowledgeable staff will be on hand to offer support and provide access to our world-class facilities. Take advantage of attending public talks by faculty and artists from around the world who join us in the summer months, or retreat with dedicated time to work in your studio. 

When applying, choose between staying in a single or a shared bedroom on the Banff Centre campus for the duration of your program. 

Fees and support
Program Fee (Single Room)* $5 079.48 +GST
Program Fee (Shared Room)* $4 116.94 +GST

Program Fee with Financial Aid (Single Room) $2 865.18
Program Fee with Financial Aid (Shared Room) $1 902.64

*Financial Aid up to 100% is available to cover tuition (meal plans and accommodations are not eligible).

Studios + Facilities
Create in one of our specialized studios and utilize shared production facilities in printmaking, ceramics, sculpture, photography, digital media, and more. Collaborative groups share studio space.

What length of residency is available?
This program is designed for participation over the entire program period. Variable dates will not be considered.

Who should apply?
This program invites visual artists working in all mediums including ceramics, photography, printmaking, sculpture, digital technology, performance, video, and sound. Curators, researchers, and other arts professionals are also welcome.
Variable residency dates will not be considered.

Banff Artist in Residence Summer 2018

Banff Artist in Residence Summer 2018


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