This workshop will focus on first time applicants and individuals who desire a basic introduction to filling out the fellowship application. We will review the online application and have a general question and answer session.
Presented by Kresge Arts in Detroit staff, with special guests:
- 2016 Kresge Artist Fellowship panelist Njia Kai
- 2012 Kresge Artist Fellow and 2015 Kresge Artist Fellowship panelist in Literary Arts Kim Hunter
In 2017, Kresge Arts in Detroit will award eighteen fellowships ($25,000 no-strings-attached awards for artists at all career stages) and two Gilda Awards ($5,000 no-strings-attached awards for emerging artists) to artists living and working in metropolitan Detroit (Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties).
Literary Arts: Nine fellowships and one Gilda Award
Visual Arts: Nine fellowships and one Gilda Award
Application deadline: Thursday, January 19, 2017
This is the second of four workshops supporting metro Detroit literary and visual artists applying for a 2017 Kresge Artist Fellowship. Visit www.kresgeartsindetroit.org for full details regarding the 2017 Kresge Artist Fellowship application cycle.