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April 19, 2017

The Alice Judson Hayes Writing Fellowship is an annual award in memory of Alice Hayes, who...

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April 13, 2017

For Ka’ila Farrell Smith there was the dark sky above Djerassi’s hilltop studios, lit...

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April 12, 2017

Join your colleagues for an informal online discussion. ZOOM Hangouts allow leaders from the AAC...

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April 19, 2017

The Alice Judson Hayes Writing Fellowship is an annual award in memory of Alice Hayes, who created the Ragdale Foundation in what had been her family home. All her life she was committed to working for a just and peaceful world. An 18- or 25-day residency, free of charge, and a $500 stipend will be given to a writer who is working on a project designed to bring awareness to a contemporary issue having to do with peace, social justice, education, or the environment. Projects can be nonfiction...

April 13, 2017

For Ka’ila Farrell Smith there was the dark sky above Djerassi’s hilltop studios, lit momentarily by meteor showers. For Adam Kuby there was a herd of deer watching him work in the early Wyoming light on the plains outside of Ucross, later returning to reshape his installation one bite at a time. For each of the artists highlighted in Oregon Artists at Work there is a vivid story, a clear moment where their work...

April 12, 2017

Join your colleagues for an informal online discussion. ZOOM Hangouts allow leaders from the AAC network to connect and share ideas around a range of topics related to the residency field.

This month we invite members to participate in:

Visa + Tax Processing for International Artists

Join Najean Lee, from the League of American Orchestras, for an online Zoom hangout on assisting international artists in navigating the visa process...

April 12, 2017

The Sustainable Arts Foundation has awarded 17 organizations in 11 different states with funding to make their residency opportunities more available to parent artists. The 2017 grants will support a range of projects - from designated scholarships and residency sessions for artists with children to facility adjustments and onsite daycare. 

"We’ve made funding residencies a priority for our organization for two reasons," said Tony Grant, Executive Director of the Foundation. "...

April 11, 2017

After nearly two decades of leading Charlotte’s first and longest-running artist residency program, Suzanne Fetscher, Founding President and CEO of McColl Center for Art + Innovation has announced she will retire this fall. Under her leadership, McColl Center has emerged as one of the leading socially-engaged artist residency programs in the United States. 

“It has been an honor to lead McColl Center for nearly twenty years,” said Fetscher. “None of the work we have accomplished...