California Arts Council

State of California

Artist Call Detail

2018/19 Artist in Residence Program
For National artists

The Mendocino Art Center's Artists in Residence (AIR) Program brings both emerging and established artists from all over the country to a unique art center on the rural Northern California coast. The location provides tranquility and inspiration in a community full of local artistic talent. 

In addition to providing dedicated studio space and furnished studio apartments, the program provides the freedom to develop at your own pace and pursue interests in other disciplines. Our studios in Fine Art, Jewelry, Ceramics and Fiber Arts are actively used for instruction, production, individual study and casual drop-in open studios.

During your residency, the following benefits will be offered: 

  • Complimentary membership 
  • 50% discount for most classes 
  • Mentorship from Studio Manager 
  • Interaction with visiting instructors 
  • Selling opportunities  
  • Possible teaching experience 
  • Month long group exhibition  
  • Peer reviews
  • Monthly open studios
  • Community presentations 
  • Potential opportunity to participate in American Craft Council School to Market Program 

The residency year runs October 1, 2018 through May 15, 2019.

Deadline: 04-11-2018
Mendocino Art Center
Mendocino, CA

Contact: Mendocino Art Center Registrar
Phone: 707.937.5818 x10

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