VISITING ARTIST RESIDENCY
The Visiting Artist Residency allows artists to explore their practice and share their artistic experience with the Brooklyn Art Space community. Each cycle, BAS offers one artist a free semi-private studio membership for six months in addition to exhibition opportunities at Trestle Gallery. The Visiting Resident Artist leads one art talk and one critique or workshop during the residency.
Next Residency: June 1st, 2014 through December 31st, 2014
Application Deadline: May 1st, 2014
Please email eight jpeg images (750 pixels on the longest edge) of artwork, Artist Statement, contact information for three references and CV to: r.hurt[at]brooklynartspace.org
Please write “Visiting Artist Residency Application” in the subject line of the email.
**We do not provide housing for residencies**
Erik Hougen graduated from Pratt Institute with his MFA in 2008. Hougen was recently a resident with the Artist in the Marketplace program at the Bronx Museum and a SIP Fellow at the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop. He has exhibited with Bronx Museum, International Print Center, Kunsthalle Galapagos and Vaughn Massey Projects. Hougen is also a Master Printer and Intaglio instructor at the Lower East Side Printshop.
Jason Stopa is a painter, writer and curator in New York. Recent exhibits include Silhouette at the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, About Space at ArtBridge Drawing Room and The Triumph of Human Painting at Bull & Ram Gallery. Stopa received a BFA from Indiana University and and MFA from Pratt Institute. He is a contributor to Art In America, The Brooklyn Rail and is a consulting editor for White Hot Magazine. His work has been reviewed in Interview Magazine, ArtInfo and New American Paintings.