HAMMER AND SKY STUDIOS ARTIST RESIDENCY CALL 2023
Hammer and Sky Studios is calling all artists to it’s self-directed artist-in-residence program in Westport, Nova Scotia. The residency is located on Brier Island, a beautiful, remote island on the Bay of Fundy.
The residency is open to emerging, mid-career and established artists. Hammer and Sky Studios is a dedicated art space that includes a restored heritage church, the Buckman House, the Loft and two private individual artist studios.
THE ARTIST SPACE
The central building is a restored heritage United Church. It offers a common area and studio space to artists including access to a vintage printing press.
The Buckman House is a shared artist space that can sleep up to 4 people (2 per bedroom), complete with a living room with a wood stove, a dining room, a fully equipped kitchen and two private bedrooms, each with a full bathroom.
The Loft is a suite that sleeps 2 with a living room, mini kitchen, bedroom and a full bathroom.
Internet is available.
AVAILABLE 2023 RESIDENCY DATES
May 7 – 20 / May 21 – June 3 / June 18 – July 1 / July 2 -15 / July 16 – 29 / July 30 – August 12 /
August 13 – 26 / August 27 – September 9 / September 10 – 23 / September 24 – October 7 /
October 8 – 21
TO APPLY, PLEASE INCLUDE:
Short bio statement (max 150 words)
Statement of intent for residency with 3 preferred dates/studio preferences. (max 150 words)
Include up to 5 images (jpeg format) with descriptive list
RESIDENCY FEE: $375 per week; minimum stay 2 weeks
The applicant may invite a companion to share their room at no extra charge.
The residency runs from May to November. We offer reduced rates for December to April.
Applicants are responsible for their own travel expenses, food, insurance, art materials, shipping costs or other expenses.
TO APPLY OR FOR MORE INFORMATION e-mail: email@example.com
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