WHO: all artforms.
WHAT: experimental residency. Few programs exist either on the national or international level where the sole mission is to support the creativity of artists. From the beginning, the art-making process has been the highest priority at the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, where both the atmosphere and environment offer ideal situations for creative growth and experimentation. Artists from around the world come to the Bemis Center to work in this supportive community and confront new challenges.
The Bemis Center provides artists-in-residence with the gift of time, space and financial support.
WHEN: January - June 2013.
PAYMENTS: individual stipends of $750 per month to artists awarded a studio residency.
CHARGES: US$40.00 application fee.
DETAILS: the Bemis Center is housed in two urban warehouses totaling 110,000 square feet in
downtown Omaha, NE. Each artist is provided with a generously sized live/work studio with a private bathroom and kitchen, 24 hour access to facilities including a wood shop, approximately 9,000 square feet of installation spaces and a large sculpture fabrication facility.
The newly renovated 10,000 square foot Okada Sculpture Facility features 12 foot
garage doors, a kiln room with a 31"W x 42"L x 27"D Bailey electric kiln, a clay mixing
room, 176 square foot ventilated room, welding facilities and 6,000 square feet of open
Deadline: ongoing ** Deadline expired**
Organiser/employer: Bemis Center for Contemporary Art
[ Added on 14 February 2009 ]
- Pays in-kind support/expenses only
- Charge made to applicant
- Experience required:
- No preference
- Students eligible:
- USA - Omaha