SPARKBOX STUDIO: CANADIAN EMERGING ARTIST RESIDENCY AWARD
Beginning your career as an emerging artist can be tough, which is why Spark Box Studio is offering FREE RESIDENCIES to emerging artists. This residency opportunity is a unique way for emerging artists to cultivate new ideas, access a rich library of arts resources, learn about career-building opportunities, and develop an understanding of the art world.
ABOUT THE AWARD
Every artist wants time to work, research, explore and create.
There is just one issue: Where?
Enter: Spark Box Studio a print studio and artist residency that is offering six emerging artists (from anywhere in Canada) a one-week residency at our studio and residency in Prince Edward County.
The selected applicants will be given a semi-private studio space, access to the Spark Box Studio equipment and resources, living accommodations, as well as a one-hour consultation with owner Chrissy Poitras regarding their specific arts business questions.
Deadline: October 1, 2016.
Who can apply: Canadian residents, ages 20-35.
The available dates for the Emerging Artist Residency Award run from January 9, 2017 to March 12, 2017 and from September 4, 2017 to November 26, 2017. Please be advised that the award is for 7 consecutive days.
Emerging Artist Award is valued at $480.00 per person.
YOUR APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS
Artists that are interested in the Emerging Artist Residency Award should fill out the Application Form. Be sure to attach the required documents.
Fill out the Application Form (located below) and click submit.
Submit the $20.00 application fee payable to Spark Box Studio (CAD dollars).
Your image list needs to include title, medium, dimension, year. Images should be MAC compatible in JPG or PNG file formats. Each file cannot exceed 3 MB in size. Any submitted writing samples should not exceed 12 pages and should be sent with cover page stating your name and title of work (this is only for writers applying, not required for visual artists).
You must submit the application fee in order to be considered for the award. You can mail a cheque, or Pay Online through PayPal by clicking the button below.