Here in the northeast, the cold has descended. It’s time to hunker down, button up and settle in for the long winter. Quiet seasons like this are a perfect time to do some research into opportunities that can further your career and your artistic practice. Here are a few to get you started.
WNC Center for Craft invites applications to their artist-in-residence program. Residency comes with a $10,000 honorarium, a $2,000 materials/professional development stipend, studio space and more. For details and to apply, visit the website. Deadline for applications is December 25.
The Newberry offers on month of support for someone working in the visual and performing arts. This $3,000 stipend is intended to offer the opportunity for advancement in artistic practice. For more information and to apply, visit the website. Deadline for applications is December 15.
Tusen Takk Foundation invites application for residency. Acceptance comes with a $625/week honorarium to cover residency-related costs, including travel, shipping, materials and day-to-day living expenses. Housing is provided as well as 24/7 access to studio space and a vehicle for local transportation. To learn about the details, eligibility and more, visit the website. Deadline for applications is December 15.
Praxis Center is here to support artists year-round. We know that each season comes with its own rhythm and even particularly challenges. We’re here to help guide you as you make your way to realizing the dream of a career in art. Give Praxis a try today and see how far we can take you.
Brainard Carey is an author, artist and educator. He is the director of Praxis Center for Aesthetics. He has written six books for artists: Making it in the Art World, New Markets for Artists, The Art World Demystified, Fund Your Dreams Like a Creative Genius, Sell Online Like a Creative Genius and Succeed with Social Media Like a Creative Genius.
Photo credit: Tusen Takk Foundation