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Kala Art Institute Veterans Residency Program

Veterans Residency Program
Deadline: July 15

Kala Art Institute
Berkeley, CA

Kala is excited to announce our Veterans Residency Program. This program will provide four California Veteran artists with a six-month residency with 24/7 access to Kala’s technical facilities, along with the opportunity to produce work in collaboration with Kala programs, including an exhibition in the Kala gallery. Veteran artists producing innovative work in all mediums including printmaking, digital media, installation art, social practice, photography, and book arts are encouraged to apply.

Program Period:  The 2017-2018 Veteran Residency program period is September 1st, 2017 – June 30th, 2018. Artists must be able to schedule a 1 to 6 month residency during that time. The group exhibition is currently scheduled for September 2018 after the residency period. (Exhibition schedules are subject to change.)

Veteran Residency Award Includes:
Cash Award: $600
Studio Residency: Up to six months of studio residency at Kala Art Institute with 24/7 access to our communal studio spaces.
Kala Class: One class or tutorial session that will provide training in a chosen area of printmaking and/or digital media.
Exhibition: Each artist selected is included in a curated group show.
Community: Access to a community and network of approximately 75 artists working at Kala, participation in Kala events, and support of Kala staff.


Earlier Event: July 10
Specto Art Space: Black & White
Later Event: July 15
The Growlery