VARC is now inviting submissions for 5 funded artist in residence positions. Entwined: Rural. Land. Lives. Art. Is a multi-partner two-year project comprising 6 mixed length artist residencies. With an engagement programme of workshops, open days and sharing days the programme will culminate in 2021 with an exhibition and a publication. Artists are open to respond to the theme in the broadest sense and can be working in any media. The residencies are based in a number of venues in the community of Tarset and North Tyne as well as at VARC. All residencies are for 1 month and each selected artist will receive a free studio and living accommodation plus a fee of £1,000 there will be agreed travel expenses paid including travel to attend the Sharing Day and the end of programme conference. Artists applying must have permission to live and work in the UK for one month.
Deadline: October 11, 2019