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Opportunities @ Artscape Gibraltar Point:
Upcoming Deadlines +
Spring & Summer Discounts

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Stories My Body Told Me artwork: Volunteers Needed by Carlos Duarte Inkjet on Archival Paper

Whether you’re a painter, illustrator, dancer, musician or “other”, we have just the space for you at our 18-bedroom artist lodge on the picturesque and mysterious Toronto Islands.

See our complete self-directed rates here, and get a feel for the residency environment and life on the island. Once you’re ready to apply, fill out our online application form here.

** Spring and Summer Discounts **

  • Apply for a week-long residency taking place between April 3 – 24, 2017 and take $50.00 off our regular rate
  • Apply to stay between June 26 – July 4 and receive an EXTRA DAY of residency FREE!


Programmed Residencies

Dive into a specific theme or concept in one of our Programmed (Thematic) Residencies.Topics for this year have varied from Art & Wearable Computing, to Building and Construction Techniques, Earth-Based Spiritual Practices, Feminism and Social Justice, and more.

The following Programmed Residencies have upcoming applications deadlines. Which one is right for you?  For more information on our Programmed Residencies, Residency Facilitators, and how to apply visit http://artscapegibraltarpoint.ca/artist-residences/programmed-residencies/


Upcoming Deadlines

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Film for Artists – Site & Cycle
Facilitators: Zoë Heyn-Jones & Eva Kolcze
Program Dates: 19 - 26 June 2017
Deadline:  April 1st, 2017
Cost: $750 + HST (package includes private accommodation, large shared studio, workshop facilitation and programming)

This hands-on filmmaking workshop, appropriate for absolute beginners and small-gauge film enthusiasts alike, focuses on artisanal film techniques while engaging with the specific geography of the Toronto Islands.

Spend a week on beautiful Hanlan’s Point investigating the compelling materiality of celluloid film. We will explore various hand-processing techniques on Super 8mm and 16mm film, exploring the creative and aesthetic potential of film in conjunction with notions of site specificity and psychogeography.

More Info: artscapegibraltarpoint.ca/programmed-residency/7097/


Stories My Body Told Me
Facilitators: Snjezana Pruginic, Iberina Raquel Vilhena
Program Dates: September 25 - October 1, 2017
Application Deadline: April 25, 2017
Cost: $685 + HST (package includes private accommodation, large shared studio, workshop facilitation, programming, and an exhibition)

Through a partnership between The Social Good and Walnut Contemporary gallery, Artscape Gibraltar Point is pleased to announce the call for applications: Stories That My Body Told Me, a residency that aims to encourage artists to connect with their inner self and then transcribe their embodied memory of migration and immigration into an artistic body of work.

An Exhibition Opportunity is included as part of this residency.

More Information: artscapegibraltarpoint.ca/programmed-residency/stories-my-body-told-me


QUESTIONS/CONTACT

For more information, contact Andrew Lochhead, Residency and Program Coordinator, at alochhead@artscape.ca

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Artscape Gibraltar Point
443 Lakeshore Ave. Toronto Islands