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Alumni Artist-in-Residence

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Artists who have participated in Bemis Center’s Residency Program or have exhibited at Bemis can apply for a 4–6 week Alumni Residency at Bemis Center to continue their research and work.

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Current Alumni Artist-in-Residence
Fall 2020
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Tom Comitta Bemis 2016 Artist in Residence and 2020 Alumni Artist in Residence Photo by Colin Conces

Benefits

Time + Space
Community
Financial Support
Technical + Administrative Support

Facilities + Resources

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Live / Work Studios + Amenities

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Project + Installation Spaces

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Okada Sculpture & Ceramics Facility

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Sound Studio

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Clare Haas Howard Research Library

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Interns

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Community Partnerships

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Public Presentation

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Residency Applications Now Open for 2022

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ELIGIBILITY

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DIVERSITY, EQUITY, AND INCLUSION

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ACCESSIBILITY

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OPPORTUNITIES AND EXPECTATIONS

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APPLICATION FEES

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APPLICATION REVIEW PROCESS

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Frequently Asked Questions

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WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY?

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I’M CURRENTLY ENROLLED IN AN ACADEMIC PROGRAM, CAN I STILL ATTEND THE RESIDENCY DURING SEMESTERS OFF?

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WHAT IS THE STIPEND USED FOR?

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WHAT ITEMS ARE PROVIDED IN MY LIVE/WORK STUDIO?

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IS SMOKING ALLOWED IN MY PERSONAL STUDIO?

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MAY I BRING MY PETS?

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CAN MY FAMILY STAY WITH ME?

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If I am selected for the residency invitation and am unable to attend, may I defer?

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What recreational or extracurricular activities are available?

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The Residency Program is generously supported, in part, by:

William and Ruth Scott Family Foundation

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Bemis Center for
Contemporary Arts

724 S. 12th Street
Omaha, NE 68102

402.341.7130
info@bemiscenter.org

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