Visiting Artist Residency
Upcoming cycle: January - June 2018
Application deadline: November 1st, 2017, 11:59pm
$10 Application Fee
About the Visiting Artist Residency:
The Visiting Artist Residency allows artists to explore their practice and share their artistic experience with the Brooklyn Art Space and Trestle community. Each cycle, one artist receives free Brooklyn Art Space Semi-Private studio membership for six months. The Visiting Resident Artist leads a monthly critique open to the public.
Who this residency is ideal for:
Established artists who would like to have a space to make work, while interacting with the Trestle & BAS community.
*Please note: we do not provide housing*
Current Visiting Artist
Allison Kaufman is a video artist and photographer living in New York City. She received her BFA in Film and Television Production from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts in 2000 and her MFA in Photography, Video, and Related Media from the School of Visual Arts in 2008. Solo exhibitions of her work have taken place at HERE Arts Center in New York City, Real Art Ways in Hartford CT, and Pittsburgh Center for the Arts.
Her work has also been exhibited at Hendershot Gallery, Moore College of Art and Design, Albright College, and the Aqua Miami, VOLTA, and Affordable Art Fairs, among others. Kaufman is the recipient of the Paula Rhodes Memorial Award and an Alumni Scholarship Award from the School of Visual Arts, has been an artist-in-residence at Yaddo, the Center for Emerging Visual Artists, the Constance Saltonstall Foundation of the Arts, and Penland School of Crafts. Her work has been reviewed in the Huffington Post, the L Magazine, the Pittsburgh-Tribune Review, and Bomb Magazine's BOMBlog. Kaufman teaches at a variety of institutions including Tisch School of the Arts at NYU.
In 2017, she will be a visiting resident artist at both the CATWALK Institute in Catskill, NY and Trestle Gallery in Brooklyn, NY.