BIO
Hello my name is Chrissy Poitras, I am a visual artist working primarily in painting and print. I am also the co-owner of Spark Box Studio and Square2 Magazine. I run these two businesses with my partner Kyle Topping. At Spark Box we offer workshops, residencies and an open studio.Square2 Magazine is a quarterly arts publication that features some of the amazing talent found in Ontario, Canada.
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OPPORTUNITY

CALL: Summer Artist Residency


Deadline:
Tue May 01, 2012 00:00

Location:
Picton, Canada

SPARK BOX STUDIO
Summer Residency Open Call

May 2012 - August 2012

Are you looking to focus on a new body of work, meet practicing artists and be surrounded by the beautiful landscape of rural Ontario? Spark Box Studio is now accepting Summer 2012 applications.Spark Box Studio’s Artist Residency Program provides live/work space to accommodate both emerging and professional printmakers, photographers, painters, illustrators and writers. Artists-in-residence have access to our professional studio and resources. The Residency Program affords artists the space and time to support the advancement of their careers and to strengthen their practice.

Our program also offers a variety of career building opportunities for artists including our Emerging Artist Guide, opportunities for business workshops with local professionals and consultations with local artists and curators.Artists-in-residence stay with us, Chrissy and Kyle, in a charming century home located just outside the town of Picton in Prince Edward County, Ontario, Canada. Interested artists may apply to live and work at Spark Box for a duration of one weekend to 2 months.Spark Box Studio can facilitate up to three residents at any one time. Residents receive a bedroom and a dedicated studio space. Visit out website for more details: www.sparkboxstudio.com

885 County Rd. 5, Picton, ON, K0K 2T0
613.476.0337
http://sparkboxstudio.com/residency/


OPPORTUNITY

Spark Box Studio Residency Open Call


Deadline:
Sat Dec 31, 2011 12:00

Location:
Picton, Canada

Are you looking to focus on a new body of work, meet practicing artists
and be surrounded by the beautiful landscape of rural Ontario?
Spark Box Studio Residency is now accepting Winter 2012 applications.
Spark
Box Studio’s Artist Residency Program provides live/work space to
accommodate both emerging and professional printmakers, photographers,
painters, illustrators, curators and writers. Artists-in-residence have
access to our professional studio and resources. The Residency Program
affords artists the space and time to support the advancement of their
careers and to strengthen their practice.
Artists-in-residence
stay in a charming farm house located by the historic Picton, Ontario.
Each resident is given studio space and access to our printmaking
equipment. Trained technicians work full-time at the studio to assist
residents.
Interested artists may apply to live and work at Spark Box from one weekend to 2 months.
To learn more please visit our website http://www.sparkboxstudio.com/ and search under our Programs page for Artist Residency.
E-mail: info@sparkboxstudio.com