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One Year Residency @ Michael Rosenthal Gallery
Michael Rosenthal Gallery Redwood City -- Feb 7, 2013 --


Applications for 2013-2014 studio residency

Applications Due March 15

Applications are open to (only)  all Bay Area Artists

The residency is for 24 hour access to michael rosenthal studio.

Housing, Transportation and Material Costs are not included.

Selection and Notification- April 1, 2013

Residency starts May 1, 2013  and ends May 1, 2014

The Residency Program at michael rosenthal gallery offers emerging artist's free 24-hour access to studio and printmaking facilities to develop new work and foster their artistic careers. Residencies are one year long, starting on May 1st each year, and they take place in a shared Artists’ Studio. Residents work independently, in a productive atmosphere alongside other contemporary artists. Artists from all disciplines are eligible to apply; print-making skills are not required, but some familiarity with the medium is recommended. Basic instruction in printmaking techniques is available for new residents. Technical assistance is not included with the program, but is available for additional cost.  Participation is competitive.

Applications are evaluated by a rotating committee of artists, critics, curators, and art professionals based upon the quality of submitted artwork. A total of four artists will be awarded the residency annually. Artists based in the San Francisco Bay area, and without access to a studio space are encouraged to apply.
Residency includes:
  • 24-hour shared studio access
  • storage space
  • basic supplies (newsprint, blotters, solvents, cleaners)
Canon Archival Digital Printers 24 " and 44'
NEC Color Color Monitor
Takash etching press
Nu Arc platemaker
Acid Etching Station
Woodworking equipment
Table Saw
Motorized Mitre Box
Power Hand Tools
  • Framing equipment
Thumbnail Joiner
Corner Vises
Air Tools and Compressor
Glass and Plexi Cutter
Fletcher Matt Cutter
  • 20% discount on all Printshop classes
  • free career development workshop
  • documentation of selected works produced during the residency
  • opportunities to show new work in exhibitions and other public events presented by the gallery