Glacier National Park is now seeking applicants for the 2014 Artist-in-Residence Program in Glacier National Park. This sounds like an amazing opportunity for anyone interested in furthering their artistic research and abilities. More info is in the press release below.
Artist-In-Residence Applications Available
Pursue Art Skills Surrounded by Inspiring Landscape
WEST GLACIER, MONTANA- Artists are encouraged to apply for the 2014 Artist-in-Residence Program at Glacier National Park.
The program offers professional artists the opportunity to pursue their artistic discipline while being surrounded by the park’s inspiring landscape. The program seeks professional artists whose work is related to the park’s interpretative themes and supports the mission of the National Park Service.
The program provides an artist with uninterrupted time to pursue their work and the opportunity to engage and inspire the public through outreach programs. Park housing is provided for a four-week session during the summer or fall season.
The artist is required to present several public programs during their residency. The programs must be related to their experience as the artist-in-residence and can be demonstrations, talks, exploratory walks, or performances. Digital images of selected work produced as a part of the residency may be used in park publications, websites and presentations for education and outreach.
Artists of all disciplines are encouraged to apply. Applications are available online at https://www.callforentry.org. The deadline to apply is January 30, 2014. For more information contact the park at 406-888-7800.