Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Writing and Artist Residency: Starry Night

Applications are being accepted for the Residency Program at Starry Night for October and November of 2013 as well as early 2014

The Artist In Residence program at Starry Night provides writers, visual artists, and researchers with the opportunity to live and work within a small, creative community.  Located downtown in the historic hot springs district of Truth or Consequences, a small rural New Mexico town, Starry Night is a place where artists, writers and researchers can find quiet solitude and focus on their work. Open year round, residencies are a minimum of 2 weeks and a maximum of 3 months.  
The residency includes private, fully furnished apartments with private bathroom and kitchen, and shared studio space. Recent graduates, matriculated students, and emerging artists are encouraged to apply.  Credit for residency may be available.  For more information visit our website

Eligibility: Emerging and established visual artists, artist teams, writers, and researchers engaged in the creation of new work.

Submit your application here.

Application fee: none

Residency fees: The cost to participants is $300 per week or $1100 per month.  Participants may apply to bring their partner, spouse, or creative partner as well for an additional $175 per week.

Financial Aid: Based on merit and documented need, there is limited financial aid available. Financial aid requests cannot exceed more than 50% of residency fees.

Starry Night is dedicated to creating programs that support and nurture artists and their careers.

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