OPPORTUNITY

SUMMER RESIDENCY FOR VISUAL ARTISTS

August 2nd – August 9th, 2021

 THE HORTUS RESIDENCY PROGRAM IS OPEN TO ESTABLISHED AND EMERGING VISUAL ARTISTS IN ALL DISCIPLINES
WHO ARE EXPLORING THE THEMES OF NATURE, AND/OR THE HUMAN CONNECTION WITH NATURE. 

 Applications must be submitted via email – Barnetteatvly@gmail.com

Please use SUMMER residency in the subject header. 

Use the link below for payment. 

Once payment is received we will send you an email confirmation.

For the Submission: 

Artist please submit 8 images of work you would like to be considered. 
You may send links to your website, but that will not be used as part of the judging criteria.
 
Please include a cover letter with why/how the residency would help you further your art at this point.

Submissions due June 30th, 2021

Winning artist will be notified by email of decisions July 5th, 2021

Juror – Matthew López-Jensen

 

 About the residency – The Hortus Residency is open to established and emerging visual artists exploring the themes of nature and/or the human connection with nature. 

Hortus Arboretum & Botanical Garden is an accredited botanical garden and arboretum located in the lower Hudson Valley. 

It was established by two artists turned gardeners.This residency was formed to provide opportunities for writers whose work focuses on nature. The Winter residency will allow writers to have access to the botanical garden if they would like to have that as part of their residency experience. 

Housing: The Barnette is a small  house situated in the hamlet of Stone Ridge located in the lower Catskill mountains of New York state. The Barnette is situated in a rural region on the edge of the Hortus gardens, surrounded by woods and overlooking NY state protected wetlands. The Barnett is a GREEN HOUSE with solar panels, heat on demand, a woodstove, 1-large bedroom, modern bathroom, air conditioning, and an outside deck. It has easy access to the Hortus Arboretum & Botanical Garden.  The Barnette has Hi-Speed Internet. Smoking is not permitted on the property. 

Meals: Residents make and provide their own meals. The Barnette has a fully stocked kitchen. 

There are several local places to eat as well several good food markets within 10 minutes drive from the property.

Travel: The residency participant is responsible for all travel expenses. A car is necessary due to the rural location. 

Stipend: At this time, Hortus does not offer any stipends but does provide comfortable accommodations and unlimited access to the gardens during the residency. 

Duration: One week

To see images of the Barnette please visit this link-

 Barnette

Deadline: 30/06/2021 12:00 am (Timezone: US/Eastern)

Exhibition Opportunity, Opportunities
Apply until 01/11/2021

Competition, Opportunities
Apply until 31/10/2021

Exhibition Opportunity, Opportunities
Apply until 31/10/2021