Corning Museum: opportunities for artists

The Corning Museum of Glass announces the following opportunities for artists at the Museum.
Artists, craftspeople, designers, and architects may submit slide images of new works using glass for the …

The Corning Museum of Glass announces the following opportunities for artists at the Museum. Artists, craftspeople, designers, and architects may submit slide images of new works using glass for the Museum“s annual journal, New Glass Review. Each year the Corning Museum publishes a survey of glass in contemporary art, architecture, craft, and design created in the previous year by emerging and established artists. Artists must submit a CD with three clearly labelled high-resolution digital images. Slides and e-mailed images will not be accepted. Each image should illustrate one work or design series in glass created between 1 October 2008, and 1 October 2009. The application deadline for entries to the journal is 1 October 2009. See www.cmog.org for details or contact Violet Wilson at (607) 974-8451. The Studio of The Corning Museum of Glass has an Artist-in-Residence and Researcher-in-Residence programme, offering artists the opportunity to spend a month in Corning trying new techniques in glass, enhancing their current work, or exploring the techniques of past glassmakers while using the immense resources of the world“s leading glass museum. Transportation, as well as room and board, will be arranged and basic supplies provided. For more information call The Studio at (607) 974-6467 or visit www.cmog.org. The deadline to apply for all 2010 residencies is 31 October 2009. Interested artists must send a CD with 10 high-resolution digital images of their work, two letters of recommendation, a written proposal detailing what the artist would like to do during their month-long residency, the best month to participate (generally offered in March, April, May, September, October, and November), and a rsum to: Residency Programs, The Studio of The Corning Museum of Glass, One Museum Way, Corning, NY 14830-2253. The Studio of The Corning Museum of Glass partners with the John Michael Kohler Arts Center for a joint Artist-in-Residence program. Artists will spend one month at The Studio in Corning and two to six months in Kohler Co.“s foundry (casting iron or brass) or pottery (slip casting clay) in Sheboygan, WI. Travel, accommodations, supplies, equipment, technical assistance, and a food stipend are all provided. The deadline for applications is 1 April 2010, for 2011 residencies. For more information call The Studio at (607) 974-6467 or visit www.cmog.org. Interested artists must send 20 high-resolution digital images of their work, two letters of recommendation, a brief (200-word) proposal for a unified project incorporating the resources available from both organizations, an application, and a rsum.