Saturday, February 06, 2010

Summer Residency 2010
Columbia College Chicago Center for Book & Paper Arts

Deadline: March 6, 2010 (POSTMARK)

Summer Residency 2010

The Columbia College Chicago Center for Book & Paper Arts
Chicago, IL
June 14 - 25, 2010

The Columbia College Chicago Center for Book & Paper Arts is offering one two-week residency in the summer of 2010. The residency is intended to provide time, facilities and assistance for specific projects. We are seeking emerging and mid-career artists who are experienced book artists, printers, and/or papermakers. The selected artist will receive studio space; assistance; access to the Center’s top-quality letterpress, bookbinding, papermaking, and digital (Mac) studios; living accommodations; and a $1200 honorarium. One copy of the artist’s editioned project must be donated to the Center’s archive.

• Entry form: Please type or print legibly on the attached entry form.
• Brief statement: Address how a residency will benefit your work.
• Project description: Provide a description of your entire project and emphasize what you plan to accomplish while at the Center. Please note which studio(s) you will be working in (print studio, paper studio, bindery, computer lab). In addition, please indicate what technical assistance you might require.
• Timeline: Outline a brief two-week timeline of your residency work.
• Images: You may submit up to 20 images in Powerpoint, Keynote, or Quicktime (CD or DVD). You may include details and multiple perspectives of the same work. Please make sure your images are clearly marked with the corresponding entry form number, your name, and the title of the work.
• Resume: Include a copy of your resume. DO NOT include any additional materials such as exhibition announcements, postcards, reviews, prints of additional work or promotional pieces.
• SASE: Please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope for return of your materials.

Download Prospectus:

Center for Book & Paper Arts
1104 S Wabash Ave., 2nd floor
Chicago, IL 60605
tel: 312.369.6630
fax: 312.369.8082
email: book&