Thursday, August 24, 2017
PROGRAM EXTENDED: Collateral Reparations
Funded by the NEA, Collateral Reparations: Military Veterans and the Redemptive Power of Artists Residencies supports fully-funded VCCA residencies for military veteran artists. In addition to the residency, each artist selected will receive a $1,000 honorarium. This program has now been extended!
FINAL deadline for applications is September 15, 2017
for residencies to take place Between February 1, 2018 - May 31, 2018.
The residencies, which are open to military veteran writers, visual artists and composers, will be at VCCA’s beautiful Mt. San Angelo facility nestled in the foothills of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains. Spanning two to four weeks, the residencies will allow the artists to spend time focusing on their creative work.
A residency at VCCA can be transformative, indeed, life-changing for individual artists, inspiring ideas, instilling confidence, stimulating production. Artists flock to VCCA from all corners of the earth finding the haven where they can tap into the rich veins of creativity found deep within themselves, bringing forth the literature, visual art and music that bear the truth, beauty and mystery of the human heart and which will embellish lives for many generations to come.
Deadline for applications: September 15, 2017
For more information: vcca.com