Submission Deadline: April 14, 2019, 11:59 PM
Acceptance Notification: April 26, 2019, 5:00 PM
Residency Dates: July 26- September 20, 2019
The Brookline Arts Center is seeking proposals for an eight-week artist residency in our historic firehouse turned art center in Brookline, MA. One dynamic solo artist or small collaborative group will have the opportunity to experiment and grow their body of work with the support of the BAC. Artist(s) selected will design, create and exhibit an installation or series of work in our unique gallery space. The residency will provide five weeks of artistic development and culminate with a three-week public exhibition.
Artist(s) are expected to create a site-specific, original installation or series of work for our gallery while in residence at the BAC. A site visit prior to submission is strongly encouraged. Artist(s) are encouraged to interact with the environment of the BAC and the greater community of Brookline throughoutthe eight-week program. Exploration of and interaction with the community includes an open studio experience and a culminating reception showcasing the work. One public talk and/or workshop will also be developed and presented, led by the artist(s) in residence with the goal of enriching the community through artistic engagement. Artist(s) are responsible for procurement of materials, furniture and supplies. Projects should be self -directed.