Deadline: Wednesday 24 May at 12 noon.
THIS MUST BE THE PLACE – An arts and health residency for Kildare County Council and Riverbank Arts Centre. Operating Dates: Saturday June 24th – Saturday August 12th.
We are offering artists from or living in Kildare with all levels of experience an opportunity to use the McKenna Art Gallery at Riverbank Arts Centre as their own studio for short or long periods of time throughout 2017. Artists can apply to use the space for 1 day to three consecutive days and up to four days a week for six weeks. Availability of the incubation space will be dependent on application.
Artist fee will be paid to successful candidates.
The incubation space may suit those who want to:
· Develop or continue a particular body of work
· Work in an art studio for the first time
· Have the space to reflect and think about their work
· Have the space or time to develop or improve skills
To apply please send:
· A brief description of how you would like to use the space and time, including why this is important for you personally and/or your practice (Max words 250)
· An artist’s CV if you have one or a brief note describing how long you have been making art and anywhere you have shown your work or have done arts based activities, for example: workshops/projects etc.
· A number of images/example of your work (Maximum 10).
To discuss this opportunity further, please contact Carolann on 083 1709589 / 045 4488316
Applications can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org /posted to Carolann Courtney c/o This Must Be the Place, Riverbank Arts Centre, Newbridge, Co.Kildare.