CMU offers two residency options in Ceramics, Graphic Design/Illustration, Printmaking, Painting/Drawing, or Sculpture area. This is 9-month position with possibility of one-year renewal.
Date of Residency: August 15. 2016 through May 15. 2017.
Application Deadline: Position is open until filled. Priority is given to applications received by Saturday, July 22nd, 2016.This Artist in Residence program at CMU is a self-directed residency, which is designed to provide an emerging artist with university experience based on studio access, teaching opportunities, and studio management experience, as they make the transition from graduate school to a professional artistic/educational career. Furthermore, the program is intended to allow a resident the artistic research time and space to pursue developing new ideas and create a body of work while enhancing the art program at Colorado Mesa University.
Accepted residents will teach 2/2-course load in 2D or 3D design area the candidate is suitably qualified for or 1/1-course load in 3D design, CNC router, and 10 hours Technician. Also the AIR will participate within the area as an informal collaborator and mentor for students, while working in the common studio space with students.