Artist Retreat: Application

We are making some changes to our retreat program for 2024! Please Check back soon!

Bearnstow accepts applications from individual artists and small collaborative teams (up to three persons total). If applying as a group, one team member should apply as Lead Artist on behalf of the others. Please include the follow­ing in your application:

Thanks to the generosity of our donors, we are able to fully fund 5 artists. This funding can be granted to artists applying individually or as a collective. Additional artists may be accepted with a subsidized artist rate of $400 per person per week which includes lodging, all meals, and use of facilities.

Applications coming soon

Please have the following materials ready to complete your application:

  • A  descrip­tion of the intended Retreat project, includ­ing desired outcomes, re­lated performance expectations, and previous experience, as applicable (Max 300 words);
  • A description of what you might offer to our exisiting community of local youth, local adults, young artist interns, other Bearnstow residents etc. (Max 300 words) (offering could be a presentation, performance, class, or a new idea)
  • An estimate of time and type of studio access needed and any required special eqiptment
  • A brief (Max 150 word) biography. If applying as a group, we request similar biographies from each member of the collaborative team;
  • Optional Supporting Materials:
    • 1-3 Photos
    • 1 Video (Max 3 minutes) 
    • Website URL
    • Instagram Handle 
    • Facebook Page

We are making some changes to our retreat program for 2024! Please Check back soon!

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