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TRAVELLING ARTIST RESIDENCY

 

Applications for our 2019 Feb-Sept program are now OPEN!

APPLICATIONS DUE: MONDAY 5TH NOV 2018

 

Amongst our gallery and six studio spaces, Watch This Space reserves one studio for artists living ‘out of town’ – interstate, overseas or outside the NT’s Central Desert region.

 

PROGRAM OFFERS

  • A fully subsidised studio space: 3.8 x 3.5m with desk and chair, including air-conditioning split-system.

  • Creative, practical and professional support from our Coordinator.

  • The opportunity to work in a creative environment amongst five other studio artists as well as local and interstate exhibiting artists.

  • Use of WTS tools and equipment (prior arrangement ideal).

  • Communal kitchen with fridge, microwave and tea/coffee making facilities.

  • Central location: only a 10 minute walk from the town centre, shops and supermarket. We also have a bike for Travelling Artists if necessary.

  • Possibility of an Open Studio event at the end of the residency (if WTS Creative Program permits).

 

RESIDENCY PERIOD

One month (negotiable)


COST

FREE studio hire!

$150 bond (refundable on return of studio to its original state)

 

Please note: accommodation is not included, however, we can provide a list of places to stay nearby to suit a range of budgets. Artists are encouraged to apply for funding to assist with expenses. We are happy to provide a Letter of Support to assist with funding applications.

 


TO APPLY

Please submit the following to wts@wts.org.au as ONE PDF:

  1. Your name and contact details: phone, email, residential address, website

  2. Cover letter explaining why you would like to do a residency in Alice Springs and what kind of project you will undertake

  3. 3 preferred months to undertake residency (in order of preference)

  4. Good quality visual support material. Between 5-10 images, or 3 links to video/multimedia works (per artist). Please include artwork details (title, year, medium, dimensions). Note: if your work is video/performance based you MUST include video content. Video stills are not sufficient.

  5. Artist CV (max. 2 pages per artist)

 

>> DOWNLOAD PDF PROPOSAL GUIDELINES HERE <<

Download plain format Word doc here

If unable to download, please email us at wts@wts.org.au for a copy

 

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Image: Milly Cobb & Pops Bagnall, Travelling Artists in Residence, who completed a 3 month residency in 2013.

 

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