Ignite Studio Seeks Applications For Maker-in-Residence

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Ignite Studio Seeks Applications For Maker-in-Residence

By Katelyn Coyne

Ignite Studio seeks applications for the 2021 Maker-in-Residence position.

Description of Maker-in-Residence

Ignite Studio invites central Indiana artists to serve as our Maker-in-Residence. Ignite Studio is an arts-focused makerspace at the Fishers location of the Hamilton East Public Library. We offer broad access to a variety of art and making practices to library patrons. In our space, patrons on-ramp to their own creativity by engaging with new and exciting equipment and experiences. The Maker-in-Residence program is an integral part of this mission to help inspire and empower people to reconnect making practices.

The Maker-in-Residence will receive a stipend of $3000, a modest budget for supplies, access to a private 1600 square foot studio space, and free use of all Ignite Studio equipment and supplies. During the residency, the artist will offer patron experiences related to their art/making practice and will have exhibit space in Ignite Studio.

Maker-in-Residence Application Requirements

To view a copy of the 2021 Maker-in-Residence application requirements, click here.

Key Dates for Maker-in-Residence

Application deadline: December 31, 2020

Residency Dates:

  • 96 hours between May and August 2021
  • 96-hour commitment can be served intermittently to accommodate fair, festival and show schedules.

Contact Ignite Studio Manager, Katelyn Coyne at coynek@hepl.lib.in.us with questions.



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