Why do artists need residencies? Hear artists describe the potential for creative development, professional connections, and time for reflection and inspiration that residencies offer. Speakers Chris Jones, Jo-Ann Brody, and Kari Conte will discuss personal experience and professional critical insight into how to access and approach artist residency programs. This panel will be followed by a Q&A session.
Chris Jones: British sculptor, 2005 Artist in Residence, Hudson Valley MOCA
Jo-Ann Brody: Peekskill-based artist, participant in artist residency exchange between Network Nishijin in Kyoto, Japan and Peekskill, NY
Kari Conte: Director of Programs and Exhibitions, International Studio and Curatorial Program (ISCP)
Moderator: Livia Straus: Board President, Hudson Valley MOCA