Artist in Residence Application

The Mancos Common Press’ ARTIST in RESIDENCE – Call to Letterpress Artists

Deadline to Apply: May 5, 2023

Application Fee: $20

The Mancos Common Press calls all letterpress printers to apply for our Artist in Residence opportunity.  This 7-day residency includes full access to our historic printing facility located in downtown Mancos, CO.  Applicants are expected to have prior letterpress printing knowledge and be capable of working independently with our presses, type collection and other related equipment.

Thank you,
Rosie Carter
Shop Manager

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Describe the project or type of work you plan to pursue during your residency. (500 character limit)
Short statement to tell us your story. (500 character limit)
Experience with letterpress printing: please include training, professional experience, and a list of equipment you are proficient with.
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Please select all weeks that will work for you.
3-5 images of recent work in digital format. These should be recent, representative of your best work, and relevant to your proposal.
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Accepted file types: jpg, jpeg, png, pdf, Max. file size: 5 MB, Max. files: 5.

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