AIR’s are expected be at Mighty Mud for a minimum of 20 hours a week, which includes 10 hours per week of work for the studio. The 1st three months of residency will be considered a trial period, at any time during the trial 90 days the resident or Mighty Mud can terminate the arrangement. Some everyday responsibilities include: maintaining equipment and space, promoting classes, regular posting on social media, loading and unloading kilns, mixing glazes, studio wash downs, presenting workshops, art slide talks and organizing exhibitions. Please submit the following information to our on-line application no later than May 1, 2018 (no emailed or mailed submissions will be accepted)
• 10-15 images of work completed in the last 2 years. A minimum of 5 individual pieces of artwork are required.
• Brief artist statement (one page maximum)
• Personal statement (one page maximum) explaining what you hope to accomplish personally and what you hope to bring to Mighty Mud studio during your residency. Additionally address what speciﬁc skills and qualities make you a good ﬁt for the Mighty Mud Residency Program.
• Names and contact info of 1-3 references
Studio/work space in our classroom or artist group studios
24-hour access to facilities and equipment
Monthly stipend – $200
Clay and Glazes or glaze materials within reason
Ability to join any classes we offer free of charge
Teaching/assisting opportunities for extra pay
Solo show at the end of the residency in house or at another local gallery
Residency DOES NOT include:
• Housing or food
• Travel costs