Our August residency is open to 10 people who are interested in cultural exchange and collaboration with African artists.
Participants will live and work at our cultural center/guest house in a Ghanaian fishing village - will mentor young Ghanaian artists - will exhibit in a gallery in Accra and will learn about the rich culture and traditions of Ghana.
Artists can work in, but are not limited to, painting,collage,photography,paper, book arts and textiles.
There is no fee to apply, but if accepted residency cost is $1800.00 for 15 days. This includes: airport pickup - room - meals - guided tour of Accra - participation in exhibition - one exhibit catalog - performance by a traditional drum and dance troupe - pre-departure orientation and logistical help while in Ghana.
Not included: airfare and related expenses - art supplies
If interested in an application contact firstname.lastname@example.org
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS FEBRUARY 15, 2015