2017/18 Artists in Residence Program

October 1, 2017 - May 15, 2018


Application deadline: April 11, 2017

The Mendocino Art Center’s Artists in Residence (AIR) Program brings both emerging and established artists from all over the country to a unique art center on the rural Northern California coast. The location provides tranquility and inspiration in a community full of local artistic talent.

In addition to providing dedicated studio space and furnished studio apartments, the program provides the freedom to develop at your own pace and pursue interests in other disciplines. Our studios in Fine Art, Jewelry, Ceramics and Fiber Arts are actively used for instruction, production, individual study and casual drop-in open studios.

During your residency, the following benefits will be offered:

• Complimentary membership
• 50% discount for most classes
• Mentorship from Studio Manager
• Interaction with visiting instructors
• Selling opportunities
• Possible teaching experience
• Month long group exhibition
• Peer reviews
• Potential opportunity to participate in American Craft Council School to Market Program

You may pay your application fee by check
or through PayPal with any major credit card