Artist-in-Residence ... What is it?
The Arts @ Large Community Center Artist-in-Residence program provides Artist Educators the opportunity to
bring attention to their own art, while interacting with the community in a variety of art making activities. This
unique program will offer artists a time of reflection, research, presentation and/or production. Workshops,
community conversations, exhibitions, performances, and merchandising are just a few of the opportunities
that will be explored in designing an experience that builds the skills of the Artist Educator and provides
The A@L Artist-in-Residence program may support a single artist or art form, or support groups to collaborate
across art forms. Residencies will be individualized and tailored to the needs of the Artist(s) and Arts @ Large.
It is our hope that this new program will support cultural and artistic exchange, nurture experimentation and
new ideas, and support research and the development of new work.
Diversity: art form, practice, experience, age
Engagement of: students and families in the greater Milwaukee Area, teachers and administrators, service organizations in the community and Arts @ Large Cafe patrons
Exchange: across art forms, between visiting artists and the local community, educational professionals and cultural institutions
Applications due January 24th, 2020 for April 2020 exhibit.