Rockland Woods Artist Residency 2020 / Residencies
What is the Rockland Residency:
Rockland Woods, located in rural Bremerton, WA, on the Kitsap peninsula, will host the Winter 2020 residency for Washington and Oregon residents only. This 2-week residency will offer free accommodations and studios to three artists working as writers, musicians, visual, performance and/or social practice and more. Rockland strives to support traditionally marginalized groups and provide opportunity to dedicated artists with exceptionally strong work samples. Resumes are not required.
2-weeks: January 5-19, 2020
Must be a resident of Washington or Oregon
Must be 21+ years of age
$15 application fee
3 Residents will work at Rockland Woods along with ceramic and textile artist- caretaker.
Facilities include: full woodshop, ceramic studio with 2 wheels, work tables and 2 electric kilns, clean space studio, private work spaces and the Lodge with 2 large bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and a kitchen. Wood stove and hot outdoor bathtub provide comfort during the cold season.
Property includes a lush 15-acre, 100-year old forest with trails, shoreline to a peaceful lake and view of Olympic Mountains.
Residents will live communally and decide on agreeable norms regarding meals, cleaning, and quiet hours.
Rockland expects its residents to use their time in any way they believe will benefit their creative process. There are no obligations tied to this opportunity.
Rockland reserves the right to remove any resident who does not provide an atmosphere of respect and safety for other residents and Rockland Woods.