Charlotte Street Foundation is seeking applications from visual artists, performing artists, and writers interested in being considered for its Studio Residency Program. Applications are due MONDAY, May 11, 2015 for year-long studio residency terms, September 2015-16. Applications will be accepted exclusively through www.callforentry.org.
Entering its twelfth year, the Studio Residency Program provides free studio and rehearsal spaces to exceptional young, emerging and/or already accomplished artists in need of space in which to create and to develop their creative processes, professional practices, and peer networks. Through the program’s offerings—which include studio space, required monthly meetings, presentations, studio visits, mentorships, public programs, and access to a multi-disciplinary network of artist peers —Charlotte Street’s Studio Residency Program encourages creative production, artistic experimentation and collaboration, professional development, and community building.
Currently, Charlotte Street provides studios at two venues: Town Pavilion, 1100 Walnut, 6th floor (providing space for visual artists, performing artists/ensembles, and writers); and pARTnership Place, 906 Grand, 13th floor (providing space for visual artists).
- Visual artist studios, to which artists are granted 24-hour access, range from private spaces to dedicated areas within larger, open shared spaces.
- Performing artist studios, to which performing artists are granted shared 24-hour access with dedicated time slots, include a rehearsal space with dance stage and Marley floor for dancers/choreographers and a separate rehearsal space with a piano for music and theatre/performance artists.
- Writer studios, to which writers are granted 24-hour access, private or semi-private studios with wireless internet access.
- All studios are workspaces only; the program does not provide residential accommodations.
- The studios are not furnished and do not include access to specialized equipment, tools, materials, etc.