Thursday, May 29, 2014

Pyramid Atlantic Art Center: Keyholder Residency Program

Deadline: June 27, 2014 {ONLINE}

Keyholder Residency Program
Pyramid Atlantic Art Center

Silver Spring MD
Fall Residency: September 9, 2014 to November 7, 2014

Pyramid Atlantic is proud to offer a three month residency opportunity for artists working in the field of printmaking, papermaking or book arts (or combination of). Artists of all career stages are encouraged to apply for this residency. Two artists per session are selected by Pyramid Atlantic’s artistic staff. Resident artists work in a productive community atmosphere alongside other artists, and are expected to be in the studio at least 15-20 hours per week. Technical assistance is not included in the residency, but is available at an additional cost.

Keyholder Resident Artists receive:

• A $200 artist’s stipend
• 24-hour studio access
• Storage space
• Inclusion in Pyramid Atlantic’s permanent collection
• Promotion through Pyramid’s e-newsletter, blog and website

Keyholder Resident Artists are expected to:

• Care for equipment and tools
• Provide their own consumable supplies (paper, ink, newsprint, and the like)
• Give one artist’s talk or public demonstration
• Share the studio with other artists; working around workshops and outreach

Application Requirements:

• Project Description - A one page letter of intent explaining your project, the studios you would like to work in, and your level of experience
• Resume
• 10 images of recent work
• $25 Application Fee
• Emergency Contact Information

Complete details available on website:

Online application available via slideroom

Pyramid Atlantic Art Center
8230 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring MD 20910
Telephone: 1.301.608.9101
Fax: 1.301.608.9102