Monday, January 28, 2013

Creative Residency at PlatteForum

PlatteForum (Denver CO)

Application Deadline March 15, 2013. PlatteForum is committed to supporting artists with a residency opportunity. The PlatteForum Creative Residencies (artist-in-residence program) provide artists the time, space, and support to create work and share their creative process with underserved youth and the larger community. Located in a vibrant downtown mixed-use neighborhood, PlatteForum is within easy access of light rail and other public transportation, Commons Park, the Platte River, the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, and residential and retail complexes. The contemporary facility is over 3,000 square feet plus an outdoor courtyard with a 2,000 square-foot open studio surrounded by staff offices, kitchen and artist space. ARTIST BENEFITS ·  Six-to-ten-week residency · Living quarters adjacent to studio ·  Weekly stipend ($250) ·  Share ideas with and demonstrate process to a diverse group of youth in structured Learning Labs (approximately four-six hours per week, supported by staff). This residency strengthens individual practice through collaboration. Application and information: