ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

 

Josie Bunnell - Artist in Residence - Winter 2022

 

Raphaella Brice - Artist in Residence - Quarter 4, 2021

 

Rebecca Schwarz - Artist in Residence - Quarter 3, 2021

 

"The Maker Exchange," by Kat Clear. March/April Maker in Residence

 

Cowsheet paper, Peace Paper Project, August/September 2018 Maker in Residence

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Next Application Period: August 29th to September 30 2022
(For Winter 2022 & Spring 2023 Residencies)

Generator offers artists, designers, and other creative weirdos a $500 materials stipend, up to $600 credit in Tool Trainings, a studio, and 4 months access to its state-of-the-art facility in downtown Burlington, Vermont.

The program supports ambitious artists in pursuit of their creative and social impact-driven projects.

Artists receive:

– 4 months free membership (valued at $95/month)

– a 7’x8′  studio for 3 months (valued at $175/month)

– a $500 material stipend

– up to $600 credit in Tool Trainings

– 77 hour/week access to fully equipped metal, wood, jewelry, micro-electronics, sewing and rapid-prototyping facilities(after requisite tool trainings, of course)

– access to a collaborative and skilled hivemind of 400+ Generator members made up of engineers, developers, artists, professionals, and entrepreneurs

* Housing is not provided

Artists in Residence:

– are able to take the appropriate trainings a month in advance of their residency period in order to make the most of their residency

– work independently

– work onsite as much as possible to realize their project and to build community at Generator

– provide a narrative description of their project and photos of themselves and/or their past work prior to their residency, as well as a residency report and 3-10 images of their project and process one week of the completion of their residency

organize summary of their project at a public event (COVID-19 dependent) presented with Generator support

Application & Selection

Applications are open in March for the Summer and Fall residencies and in September for the Winter and Spring residencies. The application can be found below.

Next Application Period: August 29th to September 30 2022 (For Winter 2022 & Spring 2023 Residencies)

Applicants will be informed of their acceptance or denial by the end of April/October.

Residency Timeframe:

  • Summer Residency
    • Membership (Jun. – Sept.)
    • Studio Occupancy (Jul. – Sept.)
  • Fall Residency
    • Membership (Sept. – Dec.)
    • Studio Occupancy (Oct. – Dec.)
  • Winter Residency
    • Membership (Dec. – Mar.)
    • Studio Occupancy (Jan. – Mar.)
  • Spring Residency
    • Membership (Mar. – Jun.)
    • Studio Occupancy (Apr. – Jun.)

Our selection committee consists of a Generator staff member, the current Artist-in-Residence and at least 2 other individuals invested in the Burlington art scene.

 Please email Sam Graulty with any questions.

APPLY HERE

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE SPONSORS

The Vermont Community Foundation

Physician’s Computer Company (PCC)

Vermont Arts Council

Past Artists in Residence