Be a Stones River National Battlefield Artist-in-Residence
Stones River National Battlefield invites emerging and established artists to pursue their particular art form surrounded by the cultural and natural resources of the park. Artists are provided housing in the park. All artists including writers, sculptors, photographers, painters, cinematographers, musicians, sculptors, and composers are invited to apply for this opportunity to draw upon the park’s array of resources and stories for inspiration.
Eligibility and Selection Process:
Goals of the Artist-In-Residence Program:
The Artist-in-Residence (AIR) Program at Stones River National Battlefield promotes a creative means of communicating the park's national significance and its relevance to park visitors by connecting visitors to park resources through the arts.
Expectations of the Artist:
In return for their stay, the artist is asked to provide high quality digital Images of work within one year of the residency and the right to use those digital images in park media and presentations for education, outreach and marketing activities. The artist’s name will be cited in any use. Also, present a public educational program within the park during their residency and/or participate in other activities as agreed upon mutually with park staff. Artists are encouraged to showcase their work. Artists are not required to donate work to the park or to park partners.
Last updated: September 25, 2019