Craft ACT and ACT Parks & Conservation Service are pleased to once again present our acclaimed artist residency for contemporary craft practitioners and designers.
Applications are now open for artists to participate in the 2022 program, which is presented in partnership with the National Library of Australia.
The 2022 residency program will include:
2-week Research period at the National Library of Australia to explore connections and directions for the residency. The collection includes around 1 million maps, from early European charts to current mapping of Australia, in print and digital form.
3-week Residency at Ready-Cut Cottage in Namadgi National Park.
Open Day which will include artist talks, and workshops.
A group exhibition in 2023 of contemporary craft and design work created as a result of the residency, supported by a printed catalogue, commissioned essay and public programs.
An artist fee of $2000 to be shared among participating artists.
Images: Gudgenby Ready-Cut Cottage, Namadgi National Park. Photo: 5 Foot Photography.