Saturday, September 22, 2007

Free Studio Spaces in New York City

The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation has a program that grants free studio space in New York city to 17 visual artists each year. Key program points:

1. Residency requirement is U S citizenship or permanent residency (students are not eligible)

2. Only studio space is provided - funds for living expenses, equipment & materials not included - artists are not permitted to live in their studio space

3. Artists who currently have 400 sq feet or more of studio space in NYC not eligible

4. Studio space is provided for a period of up to one (1) year

5. Studio space is to be used for creation of new works of art

6. Studios are located at 20 Jay Street

7. Application Deadline: January 31, 2008 (occupancy begins the month of September)

To apply, contact:

The Space Program
The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation
830 North Tejon Street, Suite 120
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Telephone: 719-635-3220

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