Application for Artist In Residence

Next year's application will be available in the spring!
When available, please print and complete this application form, mailing it, with other required materials, to:

UPS/FedEx Shipping:
Coordinator, Artist-In-Residence Program
Petrified Forest National Park
One Park Rd
Petrified Forest, AZ 86028

US Postal Service:
Coordinator, Artist-In-Residence Program
Petrified Forest National Park
PO Box 2217
Petrified Forest, AZ 86028


Deadline postmark: March 15, 2011

Artistic Medium:



Phone, Day:

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Application Enclosure Checklist

__ No staples, please!

__Resume with list of professional works.

__Statement of Purpose for Residency, no more than one page, to include:

  • Relevance to Petrified Forest and the National Park Service
  • Potential for personal growth
  • Specific focus of project

__Sample of Artistic Work. Submit as appropriate:

  • Visual Artists (i.e. Photographers, Sculptors, Painters, etc): 1 CD with 6 different jpg or tif images of high enough quality to project on a screen (preferred size is 1024 x 768)
  • Writers: 6 pages of written examples
  • Musicians/Composers: 1 cassette or CD
  • Performing Artists: 1 video tape, CD, or DVD
  • Multidiscipline Artists: send appropriate sample combinations based on the above

__SASE with adequate postage for return of artistic samples. Written samples are not returned.

__Include this completed application entry form.

For more information contact the Chief of Resource Management 928-524-6228 ext. 267

Last updated: March 16, 2018

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Petrified Forest, AZ 86028


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