ARTIST OPEN CALL
2018 PROJECT61 OPEN CALL
We are providing an opportunity for Artists to collaborate with the nations best Engineers, Technologists and Scientists in a mutual exchange of knowledge, creativity, innovation, thinking, offering of different perspectives, technical proficiency and questioning.
Date: Fall 2018. We are still securing the final dates. Stay tuned.
Duration: 4 months (in some cases the engagement may last shorter or longer and is dependent on the project, company, artist's schedule and PROJECT61)
Departments: Fiber Optics, A.I., Ceramics, Lighting, Technology, Glass and Sound
Requirements: Artist is required to be on site, in the lab or in the corporate office to work with the Engineering and Science team a minimum of 3 days a week, hours from 10am-5pm. Longer times and days are encouraged and available and are up to the team. Artist must collaborate with the Engineers and Scientists on a particular problem in tandem with working on their own project that relates to the material or the problem to be solved. Artist must be comfortable in a corporate environment and comfortable collaborating with the nations best Engineers and Scientists. Artist must be responsible, punctual, respectful, self sufficient, and comply with the applicable laws of codes of conduct. Artist will be responsible for a final presentation to the company of the collaboration, the project and their own personal work at the end of the engagement.
Payment: PROJECT61 will pay the Artist a monthly payment of $4,000.00
Housing: Artist is responsible for their own housing, food and transportation. Studio space is not provided. PROJECT61 will assist in helping to find places to stay. At this time we are unable to support international Visa's.
About you and your work: Tell us why this type of opportunity will be right for you and what the Engineers and Scientists can gain by having you working on site with them and, most importantly, visa versa. Send a link to your website and 3-5 examples of your work in relation to the department you are applying for to: firstname.lastname@example.org
File size: 3-5 images, each no bigger then 5mb files
Other: If you are not selected for this 2018 opportunity, there will be more. We encourage you to apply so that we know you and your work for the next available round of opportunities in 2019/2020.