Application Process for the 2020 Monhegan Artists’ Residency Now Open

Maine visual artists are invited to apply for the 2020 summer season residencies on Monhegan Island.  This year there are two openings:  a two-week residency for art teachers from June 27th – July 10th and a five-week residency from September 5th through October 10th  open to artists working in all media.  Applicants should consult the MARC website: www.monheganartistsresidency.org for detailed information about the program and send their applications through Submittable, the on-line, art service, at: www.monheganartistsresidencycorporation.submittable.com.

This year’s jurors will be the noted Maine landscape artist, Dennis Pinette, who is represented by Caldbeck Gallery in Rockland; painter and graphic artist Tessa O’Brien, co-founder of the Portland Mural Initiative and gallery director at Able Baker Contemporary in Portland; and new MARC board member, Mott Feibusch, who holds a degree in Crafts/Woodworking from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. He is also currently the First Assessor on Monhegan and co-owner of Monhegan Coffee Roasters.

The application deadline is March 15th.

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