MATTRESS FACTORY USA
Deadline: December 10, 2021 (4:59 pm EST)
Where: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Over an 18 to 24 month period, artists are invited to work closely with the Mattress Factory to develop and plan each project: cultivating ideas, brokering relationships with researchers and collaborators, finding resources and solving technical challenges. Artists are then typically on-site for a 6 to 8 week period to install a site-specific installation inside the Museum.
The International Open Call is open to artists from around the world as well as from around the corner. Artists are invited to submit a portfolio of work and supporting documentation, which will be reviewed by the Artist Review Panel.
Offered by the residency:
An honorarium of $5,000
A basic production and material budget
Grant writing for project development
Transportation to and from Pittsburgh
Accommodation in Mattress Factory residences
A per diem during on-site installation
Technical support before and throughout installation
Photo and video documentation
Marketing and publicity
How to Apply: via online application