Saturday, 5 November 2016

GUEST ARTIST in RESIDENCE: Northcote Pottery Supplies


An ideal opportunity for an emerging or established ceramic artist to apply for a 3-month residency providing a private studio space, rent-free, at their Brunswick location.
Applications due 7 December, 2016.

Aims of the Guest Artist in Residence Program
To support and encourage an emerging or established artist in their ceramics practice
To strengthen and add diversity to our Resident Artists Program
To offer a unique workshop and Meet The Artist opportunities to our students and local community

Northcote Pottery Supplies will offer the Guest Artist in Residence
The opportunity to work in an active ceramics centre, alongside other practicing artists
3 months private studio space (3.5m x 3.4m) at Northcote Pottery Supplies, rent free
Studio space, equipped with wheel, work desk and shelving
24 hour studio access
10% retail discount on selected materials sold at Northcote Pottery Supplies

Responsibilities of Guest Artist in Residence
A commitment to work regularly in the studio
To develop and run a one-day workshop in consultation with NPS staff (time volunteered)
Be available for a Meet the Artist Day, where the public can view the Guest Artist in Residence at work (time volunteered)
Present a floor talk about their work and practice (time volunteered)
If the residency period falls on Open Day (late August) to open their studio to the public, alongside other resident artists
Donate a piece of artwork to the Northcote Pottery Supplies Collection at the conclusion of the residency period

Selection Criteria
* Clarity and planning of proposed project and outcomes
* Committment to work regularly in the studio
* Clear outline of proposed workshop, including materials and equipment required
* Quality images of artwork
* Overall professionalism of application
* Ability to work positively within a group environment

Important Information
Applicants will be notified of the outcome by January 2017, with shortlisted applicants invited for interview
Our Guest Artist in Residence program is for studio space only, we are unable to provide accommodation
We are not taking applications from full-time students

2017 Guest Artist in Residence Application Form

For more information email info@northcotepotterysupplies.com.au

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