In reading through their applications and studying their portfolios, be sure to frame everything against these three questions:
How would the residency impact the life of the chosen artist?
How would it contribute to the foundation’s mission?
How would it impact the caddo/Bossier community?
The stated missions of the Artist-in-Residence is “developing individuals and expanding the arts community in the North Louisiana region.” Which of these artists would best fulfill this mission for our 2019 AiR ‘Rural Communities Along the Red River’?
Choose your top three candidates with short explanations for why you like each one.
*Note that Applicant 10 states in their letter that they unfortunately cannot participate in the AiR due to a scheduling conflict but wanted to establish contact with the foundation.