Book Arts Artist Residency



Book Arts

Applicants should have a practical interest and knowledge of relief printing, paper making, intaglio or screen printing and be willing to explore processes they’re not familiar with. Residents receive 24/7 access to all equipment and studio space. There are 2 positions available. Residencies are September through August.

Residency Framework

  • Residents will create a cohesive body of work in an exhibit at the end of residency period
  • Residents have the option to participate in center-wide classes on a space available basis (responsible for materials fee, class fee is waived)
  • Residents will receive a stipend when funding is available, which is determined on an ongoing basis
  • Artists are responsible for their own housing
  • Basic studio supplies are provided
  • Residents receive access to all of the facilities and technical expertise available through our staff and teaching faculty

Requirements

  • 10 hours a week of studio or teaching responsibilities
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts or Master of Fine Arts degree is preferred though not required

Questions?

Mitch Cohen
Book Arts Director
bookarts@rochesterarts.org
585-244-9312


Watch past residents Amanda Chestnut and Rebecca Lomuto talk about their residency experience