Joan Mitchell Center

New Orleans AIR Open Call


New Orleans AIR Open Call

We are excited to share the open call for New Orleans-based artists to apply for our AIR program in 2019. Eight selected artists will receive private studio space at the Center for five months in 2019, plus a modest monthly stipend and the opportunity to participate in professional development offerings, communal dinners, and community events. The deadline to apply is June 11, 2018 at 11:59 PM CST.

Eligibility and requirements for this residency:

  • You must identify as a visual artist and be able to submit a portfolio of work that showcases a serious commitment to a studio or artistic practice.

  • You must have lived in New Orleans as your primary residence for at least 5 years or have been born in New Orleans.

  • You must be willing to participate in professional development offerings throughout the five-month residency.

  • You must submit an online application.

  • In the application, you must communicate a need to participate in this residency and show it will impact your career.

Visit our application site at link below to learn more and apply online.

In addition, we will host a special info session at the next Community Coffee May 9, from 9am to 11:00am (2275 Bayou Road).