The summer session of the Georgia Fee Artist | Writer Residency is now accepting applications. The application period is now an open enrollment. All applications submitted before March 1st will be considered for the Summer Session (June-July) of that year. It includes a monthly stipend of $1000 USD and airfare to and from Paris. Studio space is not provided.
Thanks to our strategic partner, Residency Unlimited, the resident will be introduced to prominent arts professionals from Paris that have experience relevant to the resident's practice and proposed project.
See below for more details.
The Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency has been established in memory of ArtSlant's Founder who passed away December 8th, 2012. Georgia was dedicated to supporting and investing in young artists and writers, and she had a deep connection with the city of Paris. This residency, which offers artists and writers the opportunity to create work in Paris, has been created in Georgia's memory.
The goal of the Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency in Paris is to support and invest in emerging artists and arts writers, to provide an opportunity for them to advance their work and engage with the cultural landscape of Paris, to encourage experimentation, and to increase exposure of their work to an international audience.
The Residency is open to visual artists of all mediums, art writers and critics, 24 years or older. Recent graduates are especially encouraged to apply. The selection will be made based on the merit of past work and the potential for future success, the ability to independently develop new work, and the proposed project's relevance to the city of Paris.
Recipients will be required to maintain a blog, which will be posted on ArtSlant.
The Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency in Paris provides the recipient with lodging for 2 months, travel to and from Paris, and a stipend to be used for studio space, materials, and other costs.
Candidates must submit:
- A professional CV
- A statement of intent
- 2 references
- A $25 administrative fee
- All submissions must be made through the candidate's ArtSlant profile. Artists can upload images of their work onto their profile slideshow for consideration, while writers can add samples of their writing as reader reviews on ArtSlant, or onto their profile blog.
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