Applications are now being accepted for the fifth Jon Schueler Scholarship, Visual Artist in Residence, an international residency opportunity to take place in the Isle of Skye, Scotland in the summer/autumn of 2017. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to come and research, develop and produce work for 3 months in the dedicated artist’s studio. The Scholarship is open to international artists (including Scottish and UK) working in contemporary professional practice in a visual medium and with a particular interest in landscape and the environment. Artists must have completed formal arts education at least 3 years previously.
The Artist will receive:
- a residency fee of £8,000 for the 12 week period
- an allowance of £500 for materials
- provision of an artist’s studio with ICT support
- reasonable travel costs of a single return trip to undertake the residency in Skye (12 weeks) met in full as part of the scholarship
- accommodation on campus