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Work Samples

Weaving by George Ann Bowers

North Rim Split

weaving; cotton, wool, rayon, silk yarns and textile paint
by George Ann Bowers
North Rim AiR - June 2009

Grand Canyon's Artist-in-Residence program will be using the WESTAF CaFe on-line application system this year. This system allows artists to submit electronic files of all requested information, including digitized work samples. This system will be ready for your review on or before February 1st, 2012. This season we will be asking for the following work samples:

Visual artists: digital files (.jpg or .tif) of 6 different images

Media artists: digital files of 3 productions not to exceed 10 minutes total

Writers: digital files of writing samples not to exceed a total of 6 pages

Musicians, composers: digital files of compositions/work not to exceed 10 minutes

Performing artists: ditigal files of 2 - 3 performances not to exceed 10 minutes

Please confirm that your files are able to be accessed. If the jury panel is unable to open the files, the application can not be considered.

Did You Know?


The elk found within Grand Canyon National Park weigh as much as 1,000 pounds (450 kg), and have been known to injure people who approach them. Never approach wild animals. It is dangerous, and illegal, to feed the wild animals in a national park. Violators will be fined.