Jasper Studios Artist Residency

Jasper Studios Artist Residency

This Deadline Expired: Tuesday, January 1, 2019

OVERVIEW
To provide three months of work studio space for a visual artist in an inspiring artistic community at Jasper Studios. Originally owned by the Lomax family in the late 1800s, Jasper Studios is 80,000 sq. ft. broken down into 50 artist studios/business offices with tenants including local artists and entrepreneurs.

GOALS
To provide inspiring artistic space to create a body of work.

OBJECTIVES
At the end of the three months, Artists are required to participate in a Creative Happy Hour where they will exhibit the body of work they created to a group of their peers. Artists work will be on display for a two week period in the lobby of Jasper Studios at which point the Artists will donate a piece to the Jasper Studios collection.

FACILITIES
Artists will receive a work studio space plus utilities in the up and coming neighborhood of Kensington in Philadelphia, PA in our newly renovated building Jasper Studios. The building has been restored and carefully renovated into 50 artist studios/business offices. The studios that will be provided for the residency will be between 300-500 sq. ft. with high ceilings and two large windows that provide plenty of natural light. The chosen artist will have 24 hour access to their studio and amenities, INCLUDING 2 kitchenettes, wifi & high speed internet, secure car/bike lot, elevator access, and a coffee shop. Jasper Studios is conveniently located a short 5 min walk to the Market-Frankford line which makes all neighborhoods of Philadelphia highly accessible.

MATERIALS
Artists are required to supply all of the materials they may need during their stay.

SELECTION PROCESS
We will be doing an open call style selection process. Artists can apply using the form below. Application deadline is January 1st, 2018. Residency will begin January 15th, 2018.

For more information and to submit your application visit https://www.rentjasperstudios.com/artistresidency

Eric Toscano's work is the result of an instinctual reaction to materials through using appropriated images, found objects, and nontraditional media juxtaposed in a way that resonate an ongoing inner dialogue.
Eric Toscano
Eric Toscano

Eric Toscano's work is the result of an instinctual reaction to materials through using appropriated images, found objects,…

Eric Toscano's work is the result of an instinctual reaction to materials through using appropriated images, found objects, and nontraditional media juxtaposed in a way that resonate an ongoing inner…

Eric Toscano's work is the result of an instinctual reaction to materials through using appropriated images, found objects, and nontraditional media juxtaposed in a way that resonate an ongoing inner dialogue.…

Brenda Denise Howell
Brenda Denise Howell
Amy Orr is Philadelphia based, multimedia / fiber artist. Working in the studio and on the street, Orr reuses common plastic waste that she has collected.
Amy Orr
Amy Orr

Amy Orr is Philadelphia based, multimedia / fiber artist. Working in the studio and on the street, Orr reuses common plastic…

Amy Orr is Philadelphia based, multimedia / fiber artist. Working in the studio and on the street, Orr reuses common plastic waste that she has collected. …

Amy Orr is Philadelphia based, multimedia / fiber artist. Working in the studio and on the street, Orr reuses common plastic waste that she has collected. …

A native of Philadelphia, PA, Constance McBride relocated to the Southwest in 2002 and for 16 years, observations of the desert made a transformative impact on her professional practice as a research-based visual artist. Her work addresses the human condition in relation to nature while putting an emphasis on the issues most experienced by women.
Constance McBride
Constance McBride

A native of Philadelphia, PA, Constance McBride relocated to the Southwest in 2002 and for 16 years, observations of the…

A native of Philadelphia, PA, Constance McBride relocated to the Southwest in 2002 and for 16 years, observations of the desert made a transformative impact on her professional practice as a research-based…

A native of Philadelphia, PA, Constance McBride relocated to the Southwest in 2002 and for 16 years, observations of the desert made a transformative impact on her professional practice as a research-based visual artist.…

Kaitlin Santoro
Kaitlin Santoro
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