This is the final week before the 2015 Rabbit Island Residency application deadline. To be considered for next summer please submit your proposal by this Friday, August 22, at midnight EDT. We are looking for artists of any discipline to challenge their practice in a unique wilderness environment.
All awarded residents receive the following:
+ Residence on the island with full access to the island’s infrastructure, tools, library, and research materials.
+ A generous honoraria to cover travel and other expenses.
+ Materials stipend.
+ Connection to our network on the mainland, including various archives and production facilities.
+ An exhibition and catalogue publication at the DeVos Art Museum in Marquette, Michigan.
Photos: Rob Gorski, July-August 2014. (1) A fortuitous flight from a friend of a friend enabled a recent aerial survey of the island. (2) Awakening to heavy rains and gale-force westerly winds. (3) A soundless lake and a peaceful campfire.