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Call for Teen Artists: Teen Lounge Request for Proposals

Deadline May 31st, 2016:

Fleisher’s Teen Lounge provides young people with opportunities to work with experienced Teaching Artists from around the region. Participating teens evaluate proposals submitted by Teaching Artists through the RFP (Request for Proposals) process. Teen Lounge at Fleisher Art Memorial is accepting project proposals from teaching artists for paid residencies.

A PDF version of the RFP can be requested by emailing teenlounge@fleisher.org.

The deadline is May 31st, 2016 for projects in September – December 2016. We will be selecting six to eight visiting artists. Artists will be asked to attend a proposal review fair, tentatively scheduled for June 6th, 2016. to meet Teen Lounge students. The workshops should offer young people, between the ages 13 and 18, exciting opportunity to be introduced to a medium or explore a theme of relevance to this age group and be completed in 6-8 hours (3-4 sessions) maximum. Experimental workshop proposals are welcome. The sessions will be held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 3:30 to 6:00 pm. Approximately 15 students attend our Teen Lounge from a variety of levels in art making experiences.

Submissions will be accepted at:
https://fleisherartmemorial.submittable.com/submit/55302

Opportunity posted on: May 5, 2016