Ends on November 3, 2017


Only ONE format - video or images - will be reviewed. You can submit an application only once per residency cycle.  You may submit up to 3 videos, each of which may be a maximum of 3 minutes long.

FOR STILL IMAGE SUBMISSIONS GO HERE: http://smackmellon.submittable.com/submit/62308

Program Eligibility
All applicants must be United States citizens or legal Permanent Residents of the United States, 18 years or older, may not be enrolled in any degree program, and must be able to demonstrate need for a studio. Applicants may not be a resident artist in another studio program at the same time as the 2018-19 Smack Mellon residency.

Selection Process
A panel of arts professionals and artists will review applications and select artists for the 2018 season. Artists will be selected based on the quality of their work and their potential for making the most of their time in the program. Smack Mellon takes into consideration artists who best fulfill our mission to nurture and support emerging, under-recognized mid-career and women artists. All applicants will be notified by email in early March, 2018. Please do not call the office for selection results.

Before applying read about the Artist Studio Program, by clicking here.

  • You may submit up to 3 videos, each 3 minutes long maximum.
  • File types: Mp4, AVI, MOV, MPG.
  • File titles: LastName_FirstName_video number.  Example: Smith_John_01.
  • Enter title, production date, total run time. 
  • Video script: Enter up to 60 words about the content of your video. This information will be reviewed by the panel when your work is viewed.
**If titling, crediting, or other important textual information is part of the video, we strongly suggest that it come at the beginning of the video.
**Only time-based media, video, kinetic art or documentation of performance art, should be submitted as video files. Stills of artwork or documentation of artistic process will not be viewed. 

For technical questions please go to: http://help.submittable.com/

For any inquiries about the program please email: eva@smackmellon.org 


FOR STILL IMAGE SUBMISSIONS GO HERE: http://smackmellon.submittable.com/submit/62308
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