Emerging Artist Residency Deadline

Emerging Artist Residency Submission deadline Sunday 30th Sept


Emerging Artist Residency: 2018 – 2019

Runs: from November 5th – December 10th  (Break)  January 7th – January 28th 

The Emerging Artist Residency is designed to enable a professional practising artist working in other art forms the opportunity to explore their practice through the discipline of photography. This residency is 8 weeks in duration. This residency will culminate in a public talk (and potential exhibition of work)

Deadline: September 30th See below for submission details 

The purpose of this residency program is to facilitate the development of photographic practice and is open to any photographer or artist using the medium of photography that is seeking to develop their work.

Residencies tend to entail:

  • Full access to the Black and White darkroom (except when classes are on in the darkroom)
  • Full access to the photography studio (except when classes are on in the studio)
  • Use of camera and studio equipment (with prior booking)
  • Access to professional Epson professional scanner and printer (will prior booking)
  • The provision of all the chemicals and equipment for film processing and printing in the darkroom (residency recipient will have to provide their own photographic film and paper)
  • Mentorship, weekly feedback sessions, technical support, advice and access to coinciding Darkroom courses (depending on availability of space)
  • Use of our in-house photography library
  • Access to hot-desk.

Residency Submission Materials:

Applications should take the form of one PDF document to include the following:

1) Up-to-date CV (2 pages max)
2) A statement about your art practice, detailing themes, working methods and use of media (300 words max);
3) a project proposal including details of project timeline and required technical resources (300 words max);
4) Examples of work: documentation in the form of images or Youtube/Vimeo link. Please include the following details: title, medium, date of work. (10 Photographic works max)

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