Deadline: October 1st, 2014
Bunnell Street Arts Center presents an Artist In Residence program for visiting artists from Alaska, US and International artists to create and share artwork that activates the Arts Center’s space and surrounding outdoor neighborhood sites. Bunnell’s Artist in Residence presents opportunities through art to explore creative placemaking, shared values and communal stewardship.
Bunnells seeks artist-led projects featuring community engagement through art such as poetry, new media, music, ephemeral art, dance, painting, theater, installation, creative writing, or sculpture at the arts center and neighborhood sites such as Bishop’s Beach and Beluga Slough.
Submit a one page statement of intent, one page resume and five work samples and $25 application fee by October 1st, 2015. Residencies will be awarded by December 1st, 2014 and scheduled for March-May 2015. Eligibility: Artist Status: Emerging and Mid-career Artists.
Location: Homer, Alaska: United States
Bunnell Street Arts Center is a multidisciplinary arts center located in a landmark building overlooking Kachemak Bay and the Kenai Mountains. Bunnell’s mission is to nurture and present innovative, exceptional art in all media for diverse audiences. A premier exhibition and performance space with historic charm on the main floor doubles as an open studio for artists in residence. Private rooms with shared or private baths for artists are located upstairs, with a shared kitchen and living area.
- Residency Length: one month
- Average number of artists in residence at a time: 3
- Number of artists accepted in most recent year: 8
Stipends / other support: $1000 stipend for one month; up to $1000 for a round-trip coach travel to Homer, and lodging in a private room with a shared kitchen and living area above the arts center.
Website link: http://www.bunnellarts.org
Bunnell Street Arts Center, 106 W. Bunnell Ave. Homer, Alaska