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The Mendocino Art Center’s Artists in Residence (AIR) Program offers opportunities for fine artists, ceramicists, jewelry artists and fiber artists, October 1, 2018 to May 15, 2019.
The Mendocino Art Center’s Artists in Residence (AIR) Program brings both emerging and established artists from all over the country to a unique art center on the rural Northern California coast. The location provides tranquility and inspiration in a community full of local artistic talent.
In addition to providing dedicated studio space and furnished studio apartments, the program provides the freedom to develop at your own pace and pursue interests in other disciplines. Our studios in Fine Art, Jewelry, Ceramics and Fiber Arts are actively used for instruction, production, individual study and casual drop-in open studios.
$35 application fee.
During your residency, the following benefits will be offered:
* Complimentary membership
* 50% discount for most classes
* Mentorship from Studio Manager
* Interaction with visiting instructors
* Selling opportunities
* Possible teaching experience
* Month long group exhibition
* Peer reviews
* Monthly open studios
* Community presentations
* Potential opportunity to participate in American Craft Council School to Market Program