MEXICAN CERAMICS RESIDENCY


ARQUETOPIA LOCATION: PUEBLA, MEXICO

For All Sessions Summer & Fall 2018
Apply Now Through Sunday, August 19, 2018
Fee reduction options. E-mail Chris at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Spaces are limited. All applications are evaluated for selection
when they are received versus after the deadline has passed.

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This residency offers offers competitive professional opportunities for emerging and mid-career, national and international artists and designers age 22 and over.
Artist-in-Residence Leah Fraser (Australia)
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The Mexican Ceramics Residency is a self-directed production residency that offers the unique opportunity to produce a variety of work on-site at Arquetopia or at a prominent ceramics factory studio in the central historic district of Puebla (the majestic city most famous for Talavera ceramics). This residency is for experienced ceramists only. No instruction is included.

RESIDENCY DURATION / TIME PERIOD
Flexible sessions of 6 to 12 weeks. Dates are not predetermined but are nominated by the applicant.

WHAT THIS RESIDENCY INCLUDES
Staff Support:
  • Each resident meets weekly with our staff for individualized research assistance/resources, project guidance, and critiques
Accommodation and Meals:
  • Furnished, private bedroom
  • Meals and 24-hour access to stocked kitchen and large dining room
  • Wireless Internet
  • Use of Arquetopia's residency spaces including 4th-floor lounge and outdoor terraces
  • Shared bathrooms with modern fixtures and showers
  • Housekeeping
Studio Workspace:
  • On-site ceramics facility with medium-sized (2ft X 2ft X 2ft) kiln
  • 24-hour access to large and bright, shared art studio with generous natural light
  • Personal workspace with large table and wall space
  • Some tools provided
  • Ceramics materials and supplies (clay and standard glazes) provided
  • Access to on-site ceramics studio and gas kiln or to special facilities (such as our partnered ceramics studios) provided, depending on project

RESIDENCY FEE AND APPLICATION DEADLINES
E-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for fee and application deadlines for this program.

Artist-in-Residence Mark Adato (USA) with artists from the Puebla ceramics community
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Artist-in-Residence Christina Erives (USA)


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