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Art Music Lit Space


Why Residence in Place? At a time when artist residencies the world over are in question, pending, or simply cancelled, Art Music Lit Space welcomes submissions from artists/musicians/writers for an at-home residency which will provide structure similar to traditional residencies. This is an opportunity for the resident to connect with a community of artists and intellectuals with whom they can share and discuss work.

Inherent in the artist's process are the entwined potentials for both magical transformation and failure. We encourage the artist-in-residence to wholeheartedly pursue their curiosity, welcoming both potentials. Residence in Place will serve to further envision the possibilities and expand the realities of AML Space's virtual art community.

Residency Details

6-week residency at home

$600 stipend

Weekly Zoom studio visits with AML Space curators, guest artists, and guest juror, Faith McKinnie (!!!)

Artist will contribute to AML Space's online presence (Instagram takeovers, blog posts, etc.)

Work will be featured in a culminating month-long exhibition at Art Music Lit Space

The artist and their work will be introduced by Faith McKinnie at an opening Zoom reception

Selection Criteria

Ambitious proposal supported by a portfolio demonstrating a dedicated and daring practice

Commitment to participate in AML Space events and connect with AML Space community

Selection Process

AML Space will review submissions to ensure completion

Guest juror will review submissions and select a finalist(s)

AML Space will invite finalist for 6-week residency

Tentative Schedule

Week 1 (1/4 - 1/10): Intro

Week 2 (1/11 - 1/17): Studio Visit

Week 3 (1/18 - 1/24) Studio Visit

Week 4 (1/25-1/31) Studio Visit + Workshop

Week 5 (2/1-2/7) Studio Visit

Week 6 (2/8 - 2/14) Install/Check-in

Exhibit Opens 2/15/2021

Opening Reception 2/18/2021

Congratulations to Sydney Acosta for receiving the AML Space Residence in Place Award!!!

***Check back for our upcoming Open Call, One Year Itch***