Gilbertsville Expressive Movement Inc. (GEM) is excited offer a unique opportunity to up-and-coming artists who wish to expand their current body of work or begin anew. All practices are welcome to submit portfolios for consideration.
Artists are encouraged to be ambitious and enjoy a private studio knowing materials, housing, and a living allowance will be provided during their stay in beautiful Gilbertsville NY. Five artists will be chosen to come and work during the months of May to September. Selected artists will be asked to choose which month they prefer, and a second choice in the application.
Submissions will be selected according to a clear sense of independent drive, craftsmanship, and an ability to produce a cohesive body of work. Applicants must have achieved a BA, BFA, MA, or MFA.
Selected artists must conceive and conduct one public workshop or artist talk/demo during their stay. Open studios will occur for public interaction. Artists will be expected to donate one piece of art made on site to add to the GEM collection.
Living Allowance: $1,500.00
Material budget: +-$1,000.00 (Budget is established on selection)
Housing: Private room, shared bath/kitchen, WIFI, phone.
24/7 private studio access, 1 skilled assistant (hours vary)
Please note: There is a $25 Application Fee
For more information see: g-e-m.org/2019-RESIDENCY