The Joan Mitchell Foundation and the Joan Mitchell Center are pleased to announce an open call for applications from New Orleans artists for the 2020 Artist-in-Residence season. Eight selected artists will receive private studio space at the Center for five months in 2020, plus a modest monthly stipend and the opportunity to participate in professional development offerings, communal dinners, and community events. The deadline to apply is June 18, 2019 at 4:59 PM CDT.
Eligibility and requirements for this residency:
- You must identify as a visual artist and showcase a portfolio of work with a serious commitment to an artistic practice.
- You must have lived in New Orleans as the primary residence for at least 5 years or be a New Orleans native. The Joan Mitchell Center recognizes Orleans Parish and Jefferson Parish to be included in the Greater New Orleans area.
- You must submit an online application.
Download the full Program Guidelines to learn more, then visit our online application site to apply before June 18 at 4:59 CDT.
Artists who have received previous support from the Foundation’s artist programs have already been invited to apply for residencies under a separate application. Please contact Kendra Thompson if you are eligible, have not already received a residency at the Joan Mitchell Center, and did not receive an invitation.