The City of Richmond Department of Arts, Culture and Heritage invites professional artists in all disciplines (including writers, composers, visual artists, musicians, theatre artists, video, multi-disciplinary, social practice and performance artists) to submit proposals for an 11-month live-in residency located on Canada&rsquos west coast, in Richmond, B.C.
The Branscombe House residency will begin in January 2018 and run until mid- December, 2018.
Branscombe House is a recently restored Edwardian style house located in the residential area of historic Steveston in Richmond. The self-contained two-bedroom suite upstairs is offered as an artist residence/studio with rent 100% subsidized in exchange for a minimum number of community art engagement hours on approved projects/programs developed in collaboration between staff, artist(s) and community groups/organizations.
We are seeking proposals for interesting new projects and programs that promote meaningful community engagement through artistic opportunities.
Download RFP and apply at www.richmond.ca/BranscombeArtistCall.
For more information about the programs, visit www.richmond.ca/BranscombeResidency
Application deadline: May 29, 2017
Residency duration: 11 months, starting mid-January 2018
Eligibility: Professional artists in any discipline
Budget: Up to $1500 in hard cost reimbursement
For more information, contact Katie Varney, firstname.lastname@example.org | 604-247-4941
- Part of a Governmental Institution
- Months: 6 – 12
- Visual Art
- Performing Arts
- Textile Art