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Confluence of Creative Inquiry Climate Change Communication Residency, Oregon July 3-14 , 2017
PLAYA, a residency program in Summer Lake, Oregon invites visual, literary and performing artists, and scientists to a unique residency opportunity, exploring today’s collective voices on climate change communications, climate science, and solutions. We are looking for innovative artists and scientists who want the opportunity to integrate cross disciplinary approaches in search of meaningful understanding and communication of climate change. Preference will be given to applicants who emphasize ground breaking approaches to climate change communication, in writing, visual art, video or performance and who are interested in integrating experimental and collaborative strategies with other residents and/or willing to engage with the greater community. On the edge of the Great Basin, in Oregon, PLAYA provides space, solitude and a creative community to residents working in the arts and sciences, encouraging dialogue to bring positive change to the environment and the world.A residency provides separate lodging in a fully furnished cabin, work space and twice weekly dinners at no charge to the resident. A residency provides the gift of time and solitude and a chance to interact with a cohort group. PLAYA has eight to twelve spaces available. This could be a perfect opportunity for you to work on individual projects related to climate change while investigating the richness of collaborative work with extraordinary creative researchers. Please check our website www.playasummerlake.org for general information.
The approximate in-kind value of the residency award is $1500. An additional travel stipend of $600 per person may be granted.
Please check the www.playasummerlake.org for more information.
Please respond ASAP and apply online by March 1,2017. deborahford@playasummerlake.
PLAYA 47531 Highway 31 Summer Lake, OR 97640