Fellowships Denbo Fellowship
International Deadline: October 15, 2019 – This Fellowship is designed to offer artists, from a range of artistic disciplines, an environment conducive to individual and collaborative creative practice, and provides a unique opportunity to complete a new body of work at Pyramid Atlantic Art Center.
Selected artists will receive:
- Up to one month of access to the printshop, typeshop, paper studio and/or bindery
- Key to studios and 24 hour access
- Ten hours of one-on-one technical assistance
- A $500 stipend for housing, travel, materials, etc.
- Storage space and flat file for tools and materials
- Use of standard shop supplies
Each applicants will be judged on the artistic merit of his/her work, interest and potential in printmaking, paper arts and book arts (or combination thereof), as well as the quality and clarity of his/her plan for the residency. Although previous experience in a PAAC discipline may be helpful to a successful applicant, such experience is not necessary or expected. Artists are also asked to give an artist talk during their residency.
Minimum 2 weeks, maximum 1 month (specify amount of time in application)
A panel of professionals including artists, curators, and arts administrators will jury each round of applications.
APPLY ONLINE – $35.00 Application Fee
Pyramid Atlantic Art Center (PAAC) was founded in 1981 by noted artist and teacher Helen C. Frederick to provide a setting for artistic collaboration and dialogue. A 501(c)(3) non-profit contemporary arts center, PAAC receives federal and state funds as well as generous support from private foundations, corporations, and local businesses. We are located in the heart of the arts & entertainment district in downtown Silver Spring, MD. The facility features a papermaking studio, print shop, letterpress studio, bindery, a darkroom, and a wood shop. We also have private studios for artists to rent and a gallery for exhibitions.
Pyramid Atlantic Art Center
8230 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910