NLS presents IN: Inside Art ResidenciesTuesday, February 14th, 2017 Categories: Art Residencies, Artist Talk, Updates
The upcoming episode of NLS Kingston’s podcast IN, titled ‘Inside Art Residencies’, will feature Marie-Anne McQuay (Bluecoat, Liverpool, England), Sebastien Sanz de Santamaria (Residency Unlimited, Brooklyn, NY) and Annalee Davis (The Fresh Milk Art Platform, Barbados) discussing their respective art residency programmes. The podcast airs on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at 10:00 am EST on the NLS Youtube channel.
Bluecoat is Liverpool’s centre for the contemporary arts. Since the early 1900s Bluecoat has supported and presented a programme of visual art, dance, music, performing arts and literature.The development of artists and artistic practice lies at the heart of our mission. Bluecoat’s gallery programme has recently included significant solo shows by William Kentridge, Sonia Boyce and Keith Piper and collaborations on ambitious group exhibitions with artist-curators Mark Leckey and Sam Beinfante with The Hayward. Bluecoat also supports and presents the work of emerging artists through residencies.
About Fresh Milk:
Fresh Milk is a sustainable, artist-led non-profit organisation that seeks to stimulate critical thinking and cultivate excellence in the visual arts. Its goal is to nurture artists, raise regional awareness about contemporary arts and provide Caribbean artists with opportunities for growth, excellence and success on the world stage. Fresh Milk’s main offering is a micro-residency programme, in which artists are invited to apply for studio space in an idyllic, rural location. While the focus is on contemporary visual art, Fresh Milk spans other creative disciplines and linguistic territories, producing internationally recognised programmes like Tilting Axis, Caribbean Linked and digital tools like the Caribbean Art Map.
About Residency Unlimited:
Residency Unlimited (RU) supports the creative process and promotes exchange through its unique residency program and year-round public programs. Moving beyond the traditional studio model, RU forges strategic partnerships with collaborating institutions to offer flexible and customized residencies designed to meet the individual goals, needs and visions of local and international artists and curators. RU is particularly committed to promoting multidisciplinary practices and building lasting connections between residents and the broader arts community.