Fort Union National Monument
Artist in Residence Term Dates : Oct. 2nd - Oct. 31st, 2019
Application Due: April 20th, 2018
NOTIFICATION OF FINALIST & ALTERNATES: May 15th, 2018
THE EERIE MYSTERY OF A FRONTIER FORTRESS.......
NORTHERN NEW MEXICO in the FALL of 2019
Fort Union National Monument, located in Mora County near Watrous, NM, was the hub of commerce, national defense, and migration at the final stretch of the Santa Fe Trail. The richly evocative ruins of a post-civil war era adobe fort, it became a National Monument in 1954 under the Eisenhower administration.
- Applications Due: April 20th, 2018
- Notification of Finalist & Alternates: May 15th, 2018
- Artist in Residence Term Dates : Oct. 2nd - Oct. 31st, 2019
- Art Donations : Nov. 1st, 2020
- Public Engagement (workshops/lectures/concerts); TBD
For ease of coordination and communication with the Park Service, Artists or Artist couples must schedule their arrival between 10-3 on federal work days, and must have their own transportation for the month of the residency.
For further details see the NPAF website : http://www.nationalparksartsfoundation.org/
All terms herein may change and are subject on the approval of the NPS, NPAF and other governing entities. The entire program may be delayed, changed or cancelled, to which NPAF, NPS and any affiliates will NOT be held accountable or responsible. All AiR participants may be required to accept further conditions contracts and agreements including but not limited to; back-ground checks, codes of conduct, special use permits, J-1 visas,rules and regulations, housing agreements, volunteer-in-the-park (VIP) artist contract and any other apparent and unforeseen agreements required of any governing entity, namely the National Park Service, NPAF and/or NPS concessionaires. All funding is subject to U.S and international laws.