I'm Kenney Mencher. I'm an artist who left a tenured professorship in 2016 to pursue making art full time. This blog is about art, art history, with a emphasis on human rights. I make homoerotic art featuring bears, otters & other gay wildlife.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Art Slant, International Open Enrollment Call: Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency, Summer Session 2017 in Paris, France, with stipend
Deadline: March 15th, 2017
Summer Residency period: June – July 2017
From their call: The Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency has been established in memory of ArtSlant’s Founder who passed away December, 2012. Georgia was dedicated to supporting and investing in artists and writers, and she had a deep connection with the city of Paris. This residency, which offers artists and writers the opportunity to create work in Paris, has been created in Georgia’s memory.
The goal of the Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency in Paris is to support and invest in artists and writers, to provide an opportunity for them to advance their work and explore and engage with the cultural landscape of Paris, to encourage experimentation and research, and to increase exposure of their work to an international audience.
The Residency is open to visual artists of all mediums, art writers and critics, 24 years or older.The selection will be made based on the merit of past work and the potential for future success, the ability to independently develop new work, and the proposed project’s relevance to the city of Paris. Recipients will be required to maintain a blog, which will be posted on ArtSlant.
The Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency in Paris provides the recipient with lodging for 2 months in an apartment in Paris, travel to and from Paris, and a stipend to be used for studio space, materials, and other costs.
Note: You must have at least a free profile on ArtSlant to apply.