Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts (NE), Call for Applicants: 2018 Residency for Writers, Visual Artists, Interdisciplinary Artists, and Music Composers–with stipend
Next Deadline: September 1st, 2017
The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts offers approximately 70 juried residencies per year to visual artists, writers, composers, and interdisciplinary artists from across the country and around the world. The Center does not discriminate on the basis of disability, sex, age, race, religion, or national origin. The center does offer special priority residency awards to Nebraskan artists and those who have recently completed a graduate program in one of the creative disciplines.
The KHN Center accommodates up to five artists at a time for stays that vary from two to eight weeks. Each resident is provided with comfortable accommodations, ample studio space, and a weekly $100 stipend for the duration of their stay.
All residents are selected by a discipline-specific panel of professionals with decisions based on the quality of the proposal and the support materials submitted. Nebraska artists and those transitioning from graduate school receive special consideration by the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center. Each year, some residencies are reserved for these artists. Applicants are required to apply online through our Slideroom portal. A non-refundable application fee of $35 applies.
Application deadlines are March 1st for July – December residencies; September 1st for January – June residencies annually.
For more detailed information and link to apply: http://khncenterforthearts.org/application_process.php
Applicants are required to apply online through their Slideroom portal: https://khncenterforthearts.slideroom.com/#/Login
About: The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts is an ideal setting for working artists looking for a respite to concentrate on their work. Although originally built in 1969 as a luxury communal home for three prominent couples, the KHN Center has become a renowned artist residency program located in southeastern Nebraska.