6-week residency program for artists in Las Vegas
Deadline: July 11, 2021
The Neon Museum is inviting U.S. based digital, performace, and visual artists to apply for a six-week residency program in Las Vegas from October 25 to December 5.
The Neon Museum National Artist Residency (AIR) is designed to expand the interpretive potential of the museum collection. The selected artist, working in the fields of digital, performance or visual arts, will have the opportunity to develop a project inspired by The Neon Museum collection. Engagement with the community is an important residency component through a workshop or specific engagement project. A virtual artist talk is scheduled at the beginning of the residency and a studio open house at the residency conclusion.
The following is provided to artists accepted for participation in the Museum’s National AIR Program:
- Honorarium – $2,500
- Travel – $800
- Self-contained apartment and studio space in downtown Las Vegas
- Materials – up to $3,000
- Access to onsite collection and archives
- Curatorial support as needed
- Marketing and publicity