Artists' Book Residencies at WSW
Awarded by Women's Studio Workshop (WSW)
To enable artists to produce a limited edition book work at the Women's Studio Workshop.
Varies, usually 3-5
The grant includes a stipend of $350/week, materials up to $750, access to all studios, travel costs up to $250 within the Continental US, and housing.
Applicants must submit an application including a one-sentence summary followed by a half-page description of the proposed project, the medium or media used to print the book, the number of pages, page size, edition number, a structural dummy, materials budget, a curriculum vitae, 10 slides and a stamped addressed envelope for return of materials. Applications are reviewed by past grant recipients and a WSW staff artist. Applicants should write for an application form or download one from the website plus slide script including title, media, dimension and date.
The Women's Studio Workshop (WSW) is an artist-run workshop with facilities for printmaking, papermaking, photography, book arts and ceramics. WSW supports the creation of new work through studio residency and annual book arts grant programmes and an ongoing subsidized fellowship programme. WSW offers studio-based educational programming in the above disciplines through its annual Summer Arts Institute.