International Call for Applicants: 2019 – 2020 Halcyon Arts Lab Fellowship

International Call for Applicants: 2019 – 2020 Halcyon Arts Lab Fellowship

Deadline: April 4th, 2019, 5:00pm EST

Applications for the 2019-2020 Halcyon Arts Lab Fellowship are currently being accepted from socially engaged and civic minded artists. The Halcyon Arts Lab Fellowship is a nine-month residential program based in Washington, DC that supports emerging artists who create work rooted in social change. The fellowship provides space, time and access for emerging creative leaders who are working to promote meaningful social impact through their work. The program accepts six national and international fellows as well as two Washington, DC-based artists in each cohort.

Fellowship dates: September 9th, 2019 – June 26th, 2020

Who should apply? Emerging artists who are interested in further developing a socially-engaged practice and creating lasting connections and partnerships in Washington, DC. Halcyon defines emerging artist as early career artist how as demonstrated promising artistic development and demonstrates dedication to their practices but is at a pivotal point in their career where they could benefit from further training and mentorship. You must be a full time artist, a US citizen, or resident with the legal status to study or work in the US and you must be 21 years of age or over and not enrolled in alternate full-time education at the start of the fellowship.

Halcyon Arts Lab Fellows have access to the following: Dedicated studio space to focus on research, learning, and creative practice; A competitive financial scholarship to support living and material costs; Nine months of off-site residential accommodation (eligible for non-D.C. residents only); A program of social impact classes, entrepreneurship training, artist talks, studio visits, civic engagement opportunities, and critiques; Opportunities for mentorship and critique from experienced art professionals…and more.

For more detailed information and link to apply: https://halcyonhouse.org/arts-lab/apply


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