APPLICATION DEADLINE MONDAY, JANUARY 26, 2015
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Founded in 2009 in Puebla, Arquetopia is an award-winning, Mexican official nonprofit foundation run entirely by artists. It has since grown to include the premier artist residency program of Mexico and Latin America, with extensive collaborative networks in Puebla and Oaxaca and a satellite office in New York City. Our resident artists have come from dozens of countries on six continents, and many have returned multiple times. Our Artist-in-Residence Programs offer competitive professional opportunities for emerging and mid-career, national and international artists, designers, curators, art historians, art educators, and cultural researchers age 25 and over.
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for 2015 in Puebla’s majestic central historic district!
Arquetopia is currently welcoming applications for the following artist residencies in 2015:
1. Art, Design, or Photography Production Residency – Puebla or Oaxaca
Self-directed terms of 4 to 24 weeks in either Arquetopia location. Residents work independently on-site.
2. Art Educators Special Artist Residency – Puebla
Extendable 4-week terms during 2015, working at prominent museums and art centers in Puebla with diverse groups of students from 6 to 18 years of age.
3. Art History or Cultural Research Residency – Puebla
Self-directed terms of 3 to 8 weeks in Puebla's majestic central historic district. Residents work independently on-site and in our partnered spaces. Research guidance provided. No art production.
4. Gold Leafing and Antique Art Techniques Instructional Artist Residency – Puebla
Terms of 3 weeks with master instruction in various art techniques, also with independent production, at a prominent art museum in Puebla's majestic central historic district. Extendable up to 24 weeks as a self-directed Art Production Residency.
5. Mexican Ceramics Special Artist Residency 2015 – Puebla
Self-Directed terms of 6 to 24 weeks. Residents produce work independently at a prominent Talavera ceramics factory studio in Puebla's majestic central historic district.
6. Mexican Textiles Instructional Artist Residency – Oaxaca
Terms of 3 weeks with master instruction in traditional back-strap weaving or in embroidery, also with independent production. Extendable for up to 24 weeks as a self-directed Art Production Residency.
7. Natural Pigments Instructional Artist Residency – Puebla or Oaxaca
Terms of 3 weeks with master instruction in making and using various natural pigments, also with independent production. Extendable up to 24 weeks as a self-directed Art Production Residency.
8. Printmaking Special Artist Residency – Puebla
Self-directed terms of 4 to 24 weeks. No instruction is provided; residents produce work at a prominent printmaking museum and studio in Puebla's central historic district.