April 30 @ 12:00 am - 11:30 pm
What makes a place queer?
What does queering a place look like?
Where do queers gather & why?
The Queering Place multi-disciplinary artist residency will explore these guiding questions through the experiment of designing & building a public outdoor Queer Gathering Place in partnership with The Bentway Toronto.
We are seeking applications from Two-spirit, Queer & Trans* artists with interests or experiences working in fabrication, woodworking, earthwork, public arts, sound & podcast arts, visual arts & spatial design. This residency will happen partially online as well as in person, observing strict Covid safety protocols. Materials, food & tokens provided for onsite sessions.
Residency time frame:
Design & production: May – July 2021
Community animation: September – October 2021
Possibility for 2022 programming contingent on funding.
Arits Resident Fee: $2,000
To apply or for more information: Contact Naty@sketch.ca
Submit application by April 30th, 2021 @ 11:59PM EST. Application link: https://forms.gle/dYUhSwhMsbzAw6m38.