Artist In Residence
Finished artwork should offer the public an opportunity to see the park's heritage through the eyes and ears of the contributing artists, thereby fulfilling one of the program's main purposes.
The donated artwork may become property of the National Park Service, the park's Friends Group, or the Petrified Forest Museum Association. Artwork may be accessioned into the park's permanent museum collection, used in exhibits, used for educational purposes, and/or auctioned by partner entities. The artist retains a royalty-free, nonexclusive use license under the copyright of the art.
How to Apply
Please submit application materials and art samples as indicated on the application form. Applications will be accepted for the 2015 season (April - October) until January 10, 2015. Applications postmarked after this deadline cannot be considered.
Selection is based on:
Notification of finalists will be made by February 14, 2015, with a schedule of artists posted soon after.
For more information contact the Artist-in-Residence coordinator at (928) 524-6228 x273.
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