Bunnell Street Arts Center (AK), International Call for Applicants, Alaskan AIR: 2019 Artist-in-Residence Program, with stipend
Deadline: October 31st, 2018
Bunnell Street Arts Center presents an Artist in Residence program for international, US and Alaskan mid-career artists to create artwork that promotes community engagement and creative placemaking strategies. Bunnell seeks artists who aim to strengthen the social, physical and economic fabric of Homer through the arts by addressing pertinent themes. This may include accessibility, inclusion, decolonization, resource managment and sustainability, skills sharing and exchange, enhancing the safety and security of local residents, and/or artistic strategies to build connections between local and global communities.
Bunnell seeks artist-led projects featuring community engagement through social and civic practice, sculpture, creative writing, moving image, movement, music, painting, performance, ephemeral art, installation, poetry at the arts center and surrounding community.
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 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: 1
- Number of artists accepted in most recent year: 8
Stipend: $1000 stipend for one month; up to $1000 value round-trip coach travel to Homer, and lodging in a private room with private bath with a shared kitchen and living area above the arts center. $250 for art materials
To apply via CaFE: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5795
Website link for more information: http://www.bunnellarts.org/artist-in-residence-3/
About: Bunnell Street Arts Center’s mission is to nurture and present exceptional innovative art in all media for diverse audiences. They are located in Homer, Alaska