ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS WE GET ASKED.
Q. Hi FLOAT, I'd just like to enquire whether there is a closing date for your 2019/20 Artist in Residence applications?
+ No - no closing date!
+ We are here FLOATing for the next 10-50 years - and intend to receive applications as they arrive, and decide bi-monthly what we can announce.
+ applicants can apply any time and will remain in our database for at least 2 years ( indefinitely if the artist remains interested).
+ the FLOAT CURATORS meet weekly to discuss applications - to refine our shortlist, and ask questions if we need to.
+ we will remain in conversation with all applicants - be sure to subscribe to our mailing list to stay in the loop.
Q. When will you announce decisions?
+ we make final decisions based on discussions with shortlisted applicants.
+ we announce AIR decisions bi-monthly. Look out for ‘AIR ANNOUNCEMENTS’ dates on the FLOAT CALENDAR
+ announcements could relate to imminent placements, or far-off future placements.
+ note also that we anticipate OTHER kinds of residencies being available in the Lake Tyers Catchment as we grow.
+ we will keep you posted as opportunities expand. Make sure you’ve subscribed to our mailing list to stay in the loop.