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Fine Art Residency

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Fine Art at Curtin University welcomes applications for the Artist in Residence Program for Semester 2 2019.

Event details

The residency enables professional artists the time and space to develop work, research, engage in the studio learning environment and or just be part of a great collegial and artistic community.

Applications close Friday 26 July 2019
Curtin University, Kent St, Bentley WA 6102

What you get:

  • Allocated studio space with additional access to shared studio/construction space.
  • Extensive access to facilities including painting, printmedia and sculpture workshops, 3D digital production workshop, Audio Visual studio, Mac labs and other facilities.
  • Appointment of University Associate for the duration of the residency.
  • Access to the TL Robertson Library, with access to colour laserjet printer and photocopier A4 and A3.

What we ask of you:

  • Interaction between students and staff throughout the semester in the form of consultations and an artist talk
  • Help and assistance in the studio when required
  • Minimum 2 days in studio per week throughout the residency
  • Contribution of a small work for the Degree Show Fundraiser.

Other things:

  • The residency does not provide a stipend or funding
  • Materials and supplies to be provided by the artist
  • Students are ineligible to apply
  • Selection for the artist in residence is at the discretion of the residency selection panel.

Apply for the fine art residency

  • Duration of residency: Monday 5 August to Friday 22 November 2019
  • Applications close: Friday 26 July 2019
  • Applicants advised: Wednesday 31st July 2019

Your application needs to include:

  • Current artistic CV (max. 2 pages)
  • Artist statement (max. 200 words)
  • Residency statement outlining what outcomes you would like to achieve (max. 250 words)

Submit your email application to by Friday 26 July 2019 to be considered for our fine art residency.

Administrative Contact: Liz Lewis