artists in residence program

Meet the 2014/15 Artists

Every year the Mendocino Art Center hosts artists in residence from all across the country and around the world.


Molly Allen

Mitch Iburg

Jessica Kanaley


Fiber Arts

Pavlos Mayakis


Fine Art

Mary-Ellen Campbell

Mimi Carroll

Bonnie Lammar



Aradia Nista, Visiting Artist


2013/14 artists in residence

2012/13 artists in residence

2011/12 artists in residence

2009/10 artists in residence

2008/09 artists in residence

2007/08 artists in residence


Banner photography by Wagner Photo Art

2015/16 Artist in Residency Program

click to download an application (pdf)

Deadline: Postmarked by April 10, 2015

The Artists in Residence (AIR) program provides a community-based environment that facilitates both educational and individual artistic growth at the Mendocino Art Center (MAC).

The AIR program was developed to bring emerging and established studio artists to this unique Northern California region. It provides both time and space for AIRs to develop their work. The MAC residency year runs from the third week in September to mid-May and offers opportunities in ceramics, fiber arts, fine art, jewelry sculpture/blacksmithing and writing.