Calling all creative #badasians in #NY : have you heard about the W.O.W. Project's 3rd 店面 Residency?
Together with @china_residencies , @wingonwoandco is looking for visual artists, writers, poets, activists, filmmakers, curators, designers, architects, makers & tinkerers with a socially engaged practice to apply for a funded 6-month residency at Chinatown's oldest store!
Artists in residence will have a chance to create a window display for @wingonwoandco 's storefront in celebration of the Lunar New Year + the year of the .
Started by #badasian @meilum , The W.O.W. Project supports the growth, protection, and preservation of #AAPI culture through arts, culture, and activism. Like Slant'd, they strongly believe in the power of community and are actively creating spaces to shape the #AsianAmerican narrative.
What you get:
A full six months residency from October 2018 to March 2019
$1,000 artist honorarium
$800 for materials and production
Studio space in Wing on Wo & Co’s basement studio, equipped with silkscreen facilities
Exhibition space (storefront window) to exhibit proposed project, to be shown February 1 - March 31, 2019
Project support from us at China Residencies and the W.O.W. Project
3 visits from curators and arts professionals, selected by the W.O.W Project in accordance with the artist’s practice
Artist Talk (optional)
1 Public Program
Opening reception party for the unveiling of the window display
Go to @wingonwoandco for more details (and to help them reach their fundraising goal of $15K). All proposals due by 7/31!
of W.O.W.'s hand-painted bulldogs, snapped by @tjungphoto_ and designed by @babyjuliet - 11 hours ago