Artist in Residence scholarship program

 The Old School Mt Wilson
beauty, diversity, tranquility

 

The Old School, Mount Wilson is commencing an Artist in Residence scholarship program in 2019, subject to funding. This is a volunteer based, not for profit organisation aiming to share the beauty, diversity and tranquility of Mount Wilson, providing an opportunity for artists to work, be supported by and engage with the local community. 

 

Six residencies for October 2019 to May 2020 have been awarded

Each resident will give a community engagement event. For more information or to be added to our email list, please conact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

LeAnne Vincent a photo based visual artist  read more.....

On Saturday 19 October LeAnne will conduct a cyanotype workshop for 10 participants, from 12.30 to 3.30pm, cost $20 and an open studio from 4.30 to 6.30pm      RSVP for either or both events to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Leisel Mott  is a landscape painter

Tristan Coelho composer and Emily Granger harpist

Troth - Amelia Besseney  and Cooper Bowman together they fashion ethereal soundscapes from field recordings, vocals, electronics, zither, tape loops and sampled percussion and piano

Mandy Beaumont is a novelist 

Lynne Ainsworth will be working on her memoir 'Someone Must Pay'

Read the artists statements......

 

The program provides residency, accommodation and studio, for one month for both emerging and established artists and suits visual artists, writers, video artists, musicians/composers, and textile artists. Watch for the opening of  the 2020 - 2021 applications.