The selected Artist will receive an honorarium of $8,000, and will be required to teach two courses. The selected Artist would have the opportunity to teach additional courses. Additional courses would be compensated at current adjunct rates ($1,500-$2,750 each). Courses available include:
In addition to monetary compensation, the recipient will receive the following:
All costs related to housing, meals and purchase of materials for the creation/installation of artwork will be the responsibility of the artist.
Procedure: Applications must be sent by postal mail and be received by October 15 in order to be considered. Find the application requirements on the URG website (.pdf).
The selected Resident Artist will be required to work in the University´s studios two days a week, teach two courses and will receive a combined honorarium and teaching salary of $8,000. Other courses may be assigned based on the applicant’s interest and abilities, which would result in additional compensation. Other requirements include conducting one or more workshops for the general public, visiting area schools, and giving a lecture to the campus community. The selected artist will receive 24-hour access to URG studios, and an exhibition in the university gallery during the following academic year (2013-2014).
exhibition, public lectures, teaching
Apartments are available in the area. Accomodations are not supplied by the University.
Modern Mac Lab, Darkroom, Printmaking (etching/woodcut, litho and screenprint facilities), metal and wood shop, kilns and ceramics facilities, small foundry, painting/drawing spaces
Rio is a small community college and liberal arts university located in rural southeastern Ohio, approximately 50 miles from Athens OH and Huntington or Charleston WV.
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