HCCC Call for Artists-in-Residence

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Call for Artists-in-Residence!

Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
Artist Residency Program
Application Deadline: March 15, 2012

Access to wide variety of professional opportunities and resources!

  • Three, six, nine or twelve-month residencies
  • Monthly Stipend
  • Free Studio Space

Media Accepted
Clay • Fiber • Glass • Metal • Wood • Mixed Media

The Artist Residency Program is designed to offer time and space for craft artists to focus on their creative work and interact with the public. The program supports emerging, midcareer, and established artists working in all craft media. Artists selected for the program receive a 200-square-foot studio, a monthly stipend and a small, quarterly housing/materials allowance. The studios are equipped with sinks, telephones and wireless Internet access. Artists are selected based on the quality of their creative work, ability to interact with the public, career direction, and program diversity.

For more information on our Artist Residency Program , contact the Education Coordinator, at 713.529.4848 x112. To download an application visit, http://www.crafthouston.org/default.asp?id=102

Above, from left to right: Metalsmith and current artist-in-residence, Nathan Dube working in his studio. Former resident artist, Pamela Sager.Current resident and metalsmith/jeweler, Leslie Shershow with a visitor in her studio. Photos by Kim Coffman.

Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
4848 Main Street Houston, Texas 77002
http://www.crafthouston.org