Madison, WI – The Madison Arts Fee and The Bubbler at Madison Public Library are joyful to announce that Ash Armenta has been chosen As a Outcome of the 2022-23 Thurber Park Artist-in-Residence.
The Madison Arts Fee and The Bubbler at Madison Public Library launched the Thurber Park Artist Residency in 2019, which Is predicated out of a devoted artwork studio at Thurber Park [3325 Thurber Ave]. The Artist-in-Residence has entry to a lease-free studio space for 11-months and receives a stipend. Furtherextra, the artworkist has The prospect to create An outdoorways public work for consideration by The metropolis of Madison. The Artist-in-Residence works intently with The Bubbler at Madison Public Library To work together The world people by way of open studio days, group workshops, or completely diffelease strategies decided by the artworkist and residency directors.
“We’re wanting forward to seeing how A mannequin new artworkist will work together and interpret this thrilling space and enterprise,” said Tlease Miller, Head Bubblerarian On the Bubbler.
By activating this space, the Thurber Park Artist Residency assists an artworkist with funding, time, and space to further develop Their very personal artwork apply, as properly steerage and funding in the direction of probably creating and placing in a public artwork piece.
Ash Armenta is a print media artworkist from the Bay Area of California and a 2022 MFA graduate of the College of Wisconsin-Madison.
“As I exit my Grasp of Nice Arts program, I am wanting forward To creating work in a context Which will extra immediately join me with my surrounding group. I am excited at the prospect of the Thurber Park studio as A spot the place I can invite go toors To work together with me and my apply,” says Armenta.
Ash enjoys printing collaboratively with artworkists As properly as to printing private work, doing graphic design, illustration, lettering and typography, woodworking, painting outdoorways murals, and something involving handmade fine particulars. In 2018 Ash opened Little Huge Collective, a member-personaled cooperative print studio in Santa Cruz, Ca. Although Ash now lives in Madison, WI, They’re persevering with to assist LGC by way of grant writing and advisory roles.
Anna January, chair of the Madison Arts Fee said, “We’re thrilled to open the Thurber studio doorways to our second Thurber Park Artist-in-Residence, and have them Take partwork in a program that work togethers with the group. This provides monumental worth to Madison’s cultural vitality and public artwork panorama.”
Study extra Regarding the Thurber Park Residency program and upcoming occasions at: http://madisonbubbler.org/thurberparkartworkistresidency
The Thurber Park Artists Residency is curleasely funded by the Madison Arts Fee by way of The metropolis of Madison’s Municipal Arts Fund, and The Tpersonal of Blooming Grove.
About the Madison Arts Fee
The Madison Arts Fee’s (MAC) is an 11-member citizen commission appointed by the Mayor to advise The metropolis about issues of artworks and tradition. MAC’s …….