Artist in Residence Application Tips
NPS Photo by Tracie Pendergrast
Gates of the Arctic is a unique and remote park. This in turn creates a unique Artist in Residence program. As you think about your proposal keep the following tips in mind:
Did You Know?
In 1969, five wildland fires burned 129,820 acres in Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve. That was the largest acreage to burn in the park in a given year. Interestingly, 14 wildland fires, the most fires to occur in the park, burned a mere 500 acres in 1977.