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Forming the continuum: New York artist Lehna Huie on the future in her work

February 9, 2016   by Cevan Castle   Lehna Huie is a multidisciplinary fine artist, arts educator, cultural worker and curator, and mom to Simone, her one-year-old daughter. In the fall of 2015, she participated in a five week residency at the Joan Mitchell Center in New Orleans, Louisiana.  I spoke with her about the transition into … Continue reading

Play&Group 1: A picnic with composer Ithai Benjamin and his robotic puppets

The Center for Parenting Artists is pleased to invite families to an indoor picnic on January 23rd, 2016, 11:00am-12:30pm.  The event will be hosted at the CUE Art Foundation, with music performed by New York composer, artist, and dad, Ithai Benjamin. Following the performance will be a brief interview and discussion with local artists on the continuation … Continue reading

A residency for writers, with a twist: you can keep the house

Write A House, a non-profit organization in Detroit, Michigan, renovates abandoned homes to offer artist residencies for writers.  It has one, key twist: the house is yours, for free, forever. Applications for Spring 2015 will be online soon! http://writeahouse.com

New! Claudia F. Savage reviews 5 artist-parent residencies available now

This is a beautifully organized list of 5 artist-parent residencies available in 2015-2016.   Application deadlines begin in April and carry through the fall.  Many offer a stipend and/or childcare. Open to dancers, visual artists, writers, musicians, composers, choreographers, and more! http://www.voicecatcher.org/archives/4769

Family-friendly artist residency July 6th-24th 2015 in Vermont

The Quarry at the Marble House Project, in Vermont, has just opened a residency to visual artists / writers / musicians / dancers / choreographers / composers (everybody!) with partners and children.  Residency dates are July 6th-24th, 2015 Application deadline is Feb 15th 2015  http://www.marblehouseproject.org/index.html

Artist residency in West Norway offers stipend, accommodation for partner and children

The Sandnes Artist in Residency program, in West Norway, offers a studio residence of 1 to 3 months for an artist, their partner, and children.  Living accommodation is rent-free and will suit a family of 3 people.  All artists in residence receive a stipend of 1,000 Euros per month. http://www.airwestnorway.no/default.asp?art=47&kat=6&sp=2

Residency for women artists with dependents, including childcare stipend

With funding from the Sustainable Arts Foundation, Women’s Studio Workshop is now offering a 4 week parents residency grant, which can fund travel expenses and childcare expenses during the residency period. Housing is offered with a 3-person maximum occupancy. http://www.wsworkshop.org/program/artist-residencies/parent-residency/  @WSWorkshop

Detroit artist residency for emerging and mid-career artists welcomes partners, children

Popps Packing in Detroit offers several residency formats- from studio, to garden, to storefront- and welcomes artists with families. http://www.poppspacking.org/residencies/

Live/work artist residency in Berlin, partners and children welcome

Takt Kunstprojektraum welcomes artists with families in Berlin residency Open call! 1-3 month residency period. http://www.taktberlin.org/residency/