There’s still time to apply for the artist residency with ENCORE! Mt. Morris. The organization is seeking artists with a broadly-defined interest in community-based artwork for a full time internship-like experience from June 1st through August 10th. Artists will be expected to make art in and with the community. The deadline to apply is February 10th.
Mt. Morris is a small rural town located about 2 hours from Chicago in northern Illinois. The organization’s mission is “to create a destination for the arts, education, creativity, innovation
and a vibrant business community, building on our heritage and existing strengths, pursuing sustainable and scalable goals, supporting current and new businesses and inspiring the greater
community to participate.”
The full application with more information can be found here.