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Wilderness Workshop accepting applications for artist-in-residence program

Staff report

The application period for the 2018 Artist in Wilderness program opened Oct. 25 and runs through Jan. 31, 2018.

The program invites artists for one-week residencies near Aspen in the spring through fall of 2018. Candidates are selected by a jury of regional artists, collectors, and arts administrators. Selected artists will be provided with housing, a guide if requested, a $1,500 stipend and reimbursement for travel. This year, artists who create wearable jewelry, inspired by nature and/or by using natural materials, are invited to apply through WESTAF CaFÉ website. The application form and a full description of the residency can be found at http://www.callforentry.org,

The Artist in Wilderness program honors the memory of Wilderness Workshop co-founder Dottie Fox by promoting the importance of wilderness in our lives.

For more info, contact Rebecca Mirsky at rebecca@wildernesssworkshop.org.