CWA Artist in Residence

Charles Wright Academy in University Place, WA is hosting their annual Artist in Residency. We are seeking a professional artist to work in our private studio on our 107-acre campus. The program runs for one semester during the academic year and allows students of all ages to catch a glimpse into the world of a professional artist. Publicity, a private studio, and numerous other resources including a press and kiln are made available to the artist in residence.

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Apply to be the Artist in Residence

The Charles Wright Academy Artist in Residency program runs throughout the academic year (flexible for your availability), and will end with a professional reception, during which your work will be displayed in the school’s gallery. During the residency you will be provided with a 240 square ft private studio space to work in and access to school resources including a press and kilns. You will also be granted an honorarium at the conclusion of your residency. Publicity through the school’s website and other resources will be provided.

Please write briefly about what interests you about the Charles Wright Academy Artist in Residency program. How did you hear about the program and what led you to apply? How do you feel you would best serve the Charles Wright community and how could it best serve you?

(250 Word Max)

During your residency at Charles Wright Academy, you will be asked to share your process with a number of classes across all three divisions. What excites you about working with students of all ages?

(150 Word Max)

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If you have any questions about the program or what it will entail, please email Responses and images of artwork should be sent to the same address.