Zea Mays Printmaking (MA), Call for Applicants: 2019 Printmaking Residency
Deadline: February 1st, 2019
Zea Mays Printmaking is offering a subsidized fellowship for a 2-week residency in their printmaking studio to one printmaker who demonstrates artistic excellence, a love of printmaking and the intention of future achievement in the field of safer and non-toxic printmaking. Their residency offers the artist a private studio within the larger Zea Mays Printmaking facility. The residency studio has a 40″ x 72″ Takach etching press, large worktables and 24/7 access. Residency artists are housed in their on-site apartment which includes a full kitchen, bath, sitting room and private bedroom. Access to the studios’ etching, screen printing, photopolymer and letterpress facilities is available during open studio hours.
Open to all printmakers who are working without solvents or committed to converting from traditional methods to sustainable practices.
About: Established in 2000, Zea Mays Printmaking is dedicated to research, practice and dissemination of safe printmaking. We offer studio access, workshops, residencies, internships, mentorships and contract printing services to an international community of artists. Demonstrating the high quality and creative possibilities of original prints made with health consciousness is at the core of our mission. 100+ member artists work in intaglio, relief, serigraphy, photopolymer, monotype, collagraph and mixed media printmaking. Zea Mays Printmaking is located at 320 Riverside Drive, Florence (Northampton), Massachusetts.