DEADLINE: May 18, 2012
Ebb & Flow: Dialogues between art and water
Ebb & Flow is a 6-week residency based on the premise that Southern Louisiana can be seen as a microcosm of the global environment, manifesting both the challenges and possibilities inherent in human interaction with the urban and natural ecosystems. We ask artists to describe in detail how the region will affect their work, to propose a public component to their residency and to suggest ways in which they will engage with the local community.
DATES Artists may apply for their first, second, third & fourth choice of 6-week residency dates from the following: September 21 – November 2, 2012; November 5 – December 17, 2012; January 14 – February 24, 2013; February 27 – April 10, 2013.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS Postmark by May 18, 2012, notification by July 3, 2012.
ARTIST ELIGIBILITY Visual, musician/composing, performance, literary, new media, and interdisciplinary artists. Both established and emerging artists are encouraged to apply, but a rigorous work ethic and demonstrated commitment to environmental issues are expected. Students are not eligible.
SELECTION PROCESS A multidisciplinary jury will judge proposals on the following criteria: