Good Hart Artist Residency


Residency includes:

  • A two or three week residency stay
  • A live/work studio space
  • Breakfast and lunch foods will be stocked in the studio apartment and dinners offered by the host family 3-4 times per week -great food! We provide locally sourced ingredients and seasonal vegetables from an onsite garden when available.
  • $500.00 stipend

Benefits to the Artist/Writer:

  • Solitary time for work
  • Time to enjoy nature, and time away from technology
  • The opportunity to connect with the local community through, open studio Saturdays, a workshop, or an artist’s talk
  • Attendance for the writer during Harbor Springs Festival of the Book
  • The opportunity to meet with other local artists

Calendar for 2018 Residencies:

  • May 11 – May 25, 2018, OR
  • May 30 – June 13, 2018  OR
  • June 16 – June 30, 2018  OR
  • August 3 – August 17, 2018, OR
  • Sept 21 - Oct 5, 2018

Requirements of the Artist/Writer:

  • Must be over 21
  • Need to have completed an undergraduate degree in a related field and pursuing art or writing as a professional career or if self-taught have pursued art or writing as a professional career
  • Please review our Inclusion and Diversity and Partnership information
  • Completion of a competitive application process via –  [button_apply-now]  application deadline is January 31, 2018.
  • Artist’s and writer’s applications will be considered based on their work submitted and their interest in the program
  • Selected artists/writer will correspond with the Good Hart Artist Residency staff and nonprofit partners about logistics and arrangements.

Application must include:

  • Resume including related experience and website information
  • Two references including contact information
  • Statement of intent including a one or two paragraph project description outlining your purpose for the residency
  • Preference for dates of residency (writer residency only offered September 21 – October 5, 2018)
  • Application fee of $25
  • Brief summary of the community event, workshop or talk you would offer during your residency.
  • Visual artists shall submit images of 6-10 examples of art work and include medium and date of creation.  Visual artists select a preferred nonprofit partner to collaborate with.
  • Writers must be currently working on a project.  Writers shall submit three to five pages of a work in progress and an excerpt of no more than ten pages of a completed work.  Samples of previously published work must include a link to the published work or information for accessing the published work.  Projects may be in poetry, short stories, novels, essays, plays, screenplays, and/or creative nonfiction.

Opportunity Opens

Wednesday, Dec 6th 2017

Opportunity Closes

Wednesday, Jan 31st 2018, 1:00pm

Application Location

External Site
MN Artists