McKinney International Art and Design Residency 2022-23

McKinney International Art and Design Residency 2022-23

Applications are open for a 4-6 week long residency at the Eskenazi School of Art Architecture + Design at Indiana University Bloomington.

An established artist or designer will be selected whose primary country of residence is outside the United States. Applicants should be actively engaged in a contemporary artistic practice and show evidence of a national and international exhibition record. Applications from practitioners of studio disciplines, as well as criticism, are welcome.

Selected artists are required to visit for a 4–6-week period between 1 February - 1 May 2023.

The Artist-in-Residence will be selected based on the merits of their professional careers, their dedication to being part of an academic environment, and their proposal to develop and expand on their creative process utilizing the facilities, unique collections, and research centers available at Indiana University. Selected applicants will be featured as part of the McKinney Visiting Artist Lecture Series and must remain in residence for the full period of the residency. In addition, prospective residents will coordinate with the Eskenazi School of Art + Design to offer studio visits, open studios, and a workshop based on technical/conceptual innovations.

Studio space, lodging, and an honorarium of $5,000 USD will be provided. The program will also reimburse travel up to $2,000, cover the cost of health insurance for the length of the appointment, and purchase up to $500 in supplies through the school. Other studio expenses will be the responsibility of the successful applicant.

To apply, please submit

  • Cover letter
  • Current CV
  • 500-word proposal
  • Ten images of recent work and if writing is part of your practice, 2 writing samples

Please specify

  • Date preferences
  • Interest in studio and research facilities and how these might best support your proposal

Applications should be uploaded to Slideroom, which is to be found on their website together with detailed information. The deadline for application is 15 February 2022.

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