The Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts in Valdosta, GA is advertising a position for a visiting artist-in-residence. The position is designed for a ceramic artist who has had some experience with children and with large-scale pieces. Residence will be 4 to 6 weeks in winter or spring of 2014 depending on the availability of the artist. While in residence the selected individual will spend half of his or her time producing a body of work, which will be exhibited at the Turner Center in August-September of 2014. Additional duties will include maintenance of the studio and equipment, conducting seminars, demonstrations and/or workshops. One of the primary functions of the residency will be working with a small group of selected middle grades students from the Valdosta Boys and Girls Club to produce a piece of public art. All materials are furnished along with working space, per-diem allowance and generous stipend.
Interested artists should send a resume, examples of work and a letter of intent to:
Dr. J. Stephen Lahr, Visiting A-I-R Program Coordinator, Turner Center for the Arts, 527 N. Patterson St., Valdosta, GA 31601.