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Apply to Mentor the 2017 Artist in Residency program

(Fort McMurray, AB – January 20, 2017) – The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo is seeking an artist mentor for this year’s Artist in Residency (AIR) program.

Starting June 1, the artist mentor will guide up to eight emerging artists as they build on their artistic techniques and professional portfolios during the 10-week AIR program in dedicated studio space. 

Under the mentorship of the selected artist, the participants will also lead six community art workshops in various communities and venues throughout the region, as well as showcase their artwork in a final group exhibition.

Applications for the artist mentor must be received by 4 p.m. MST on Feb. 17.

To find out more about what is required and how to apply, please go to www.rmwb.ca/air.

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