THE SPACE PROGRAM – FREE STUDIO SPACES
The Space Program, a national program now in its twenty-second year, provides free studio spaces in Brooklyn, NY to visual artists. The seventeen studios are non-living spaces for the making of new works of art. The program year runs from September through the following August. The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation does not provide a stipend, equipment or organized programs. Juried by a panel of artists. The Foundation's Artists Advisory Committee: Cynthia Carlson, Chuck Close, Janet Fish, Philip Pearlstein, Irving Sandler, Harriet Shorr and Robert Storr initiated and developed The Space Program in 1991 as a service to artists. Phong Bui, Matthew Deleget and Tara Donovan have recently joined the Artists Advisory Committee.
ARTISTS SELECTED FOR THE SPACE PROGRAM 2013
NEW YORK CITY - BROOKLYN
THE MARIE WALSH SHARPE ART FOUNDATION
AND THE WALENTAS FAMILY FOUNDATION
ARE PARTNERING TO OFFER THE SPACE PROGRAM
ALONG WITH A CONSORTIUM OF FUNDERS INCLUDING:
Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, Inc.,
The Robert Sterling Clark Visual Arts Space Award,
The Richard Florsheim Art Fund Award for Older Artists,
The Greenwich Collection Ltd.,
Agnes Gund, Joan Mitchell Foundation, and
The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts
Artist selection for 2014-2015 has been completed.
Application for 2015-2016 will be open in December 2014.
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