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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

This workshop webinar covers all aspects of applying to an artist residency. Cruz will discuss process, including researching appropriate programs, putting together a competitive application, asking for recommendations, and curating a solid portfolio.

About the Presenter:

David Antonio Cruz (b. 1974, Philadelphia) received his BFA in Painting from Pratt Institute and his MFA from Yale University. He also attended Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture and completed the AIM Program at the Bronx Museum, New York. Recent residencies and fellowships include the LMCC Workspace Residency, New York (2015); Gateway Project Spaces, Newark, NJ (2016); BRIC Workspace Residency, Brooklyn (2018); Neubauer Faculty Fellowship, Tufts University, Boston (2018); and the Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters & Sculptors Award (2018). Cruz’s work has been included in notable exhibitions at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C (2014); El Museo del Barrio, New York (2016); the Ford Foundation, New York (2019); the Brooklyn Museum (2019); and the McNay Art Museum, San Antonio (2019). Cruz also presented performances at Performa 13, New York (2013); and the High Line, New York (2015). Cruz lives and works between Brooklyn and Boston, where he is a Professor of the Practice in Painting and Drawing at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University.

  • Organizer Name: Newark Artist Database
  • Phone: 201.347.3808
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  • Type: Webinar
  • Time: September 16, 2020 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Venue:Zoom
  • Duration:2 Hours