Artist in Residence (Textiles)
CriteriaUniversity for the Creative Arts at Farnham invite contemporary practitioners in textiles to become artist in residence within our BA (Hons) Textiles for Fashion and Interiors and MA Textiles.Their courses uniquely combine textile craft traditions in print and weave with exciting innovative materials-based textile design, creatively mixing tradition with innovation. They are particularly looking for textile practitioners in Weave or Print but we are open to applications from all textile practitioners.
Seeking proposals for the development of new work, this will be undertaken within the creative learning environment of the undergraduate and postgraduate textile courses. They offer access to our well-equipped design studios, extensive print and weave workshops, excellent dye labs, a dedicated ICT suite, computerised dobby looms, large scale digital printing facilities and a laser cutter. The position requires a teaching contribution of one day a week as an opportunity to interact with the student body and contribute a model of creative professional practice within the University.
DetailsThe position of artist in residence is for one year starting in September 2012 and concluding in August 2013. The starting time is negotiable depending on the notice you may have to give to take up the residency. There is an expectation that you will be at the university at least one day a week.
For further enquires please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website http://community.ucreative.ac.uk/12-ARTIST-01
for further information and a downloadable application form.
University for the Creative Arts at Farnham