Banff Musicians in Residence | Winter 2018
This program provides emerging and established artists from the classical, jazz, singer songwriter, folk, pop, electronic, and world music traditions with a period of focused time to concentrate on artistic development.
Arts Writer in Residence 2018
A six-month arts writing residency to develop curatorial and critical publications, and conduct research while engaging with programs and artists-in-residence in Visual + Digital Arts.
Curator in Residence 2018
A six-month curatorial residency to develop an exhibition or curatorial project, and conduct curatorial research while engaging with programs and artists-in-residence in Visual + Digital Arts.
The Evolving Book
This Visual + Digital Arts residency will focus on the creation, expanding notion, and role of artists’ books as a platform for contemporary art practice; whereby the book format generates (rather than indicates an end point of) the creative process.
Big Bang Residency Program
Artists, designers, architects, scientists, engineers, and other creative professionals are invited to submit proposals to create an interactive public art work to be premiered at Beakerhead 2018.
Concert in the 21st Century
This program examines the classical concert experience – what is essential and what is a convention? Participants will explore how musicians can position themselves better in society and attract more audience members.
Singer Songwriter Residency
Explore the craft of songwriting with Grammy Award-winning faculty and hall of fame artists in this 12-day residency. This songwriting-focused intensive provides participants the opportunity to work one-on-one with expert faculty and in group workshops with their peers to advance their creative practice and further their career.