“To offer residencies to new and established artists of recognized excellence from around the world to pursue their creative process in a wilderness environment.”
The Artist-in-Residence program at Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park is open to artists and artisans whose work can be influenced by this unique northern wilderness setting. It offers writers, composers and all visual and performing artists and artisans the opportunity to experience the natural beauty of the Porkies and express it through their particular art form.
We are finished accepting applications for 2020!
We are enthusiastic in announcing this years artists and hope that continued interest in the AIR program and the Porkies remains high in coming years.
Selected for 2020:
Vincent Brady, Photography, Charlotte, MI
John Highlen, Writing – Non-fiction, Deerton, MI
Lee LaVanway, Singer/Songwriter, Van Nuys, CA
John Miller, Screen Printing, Madison, WI
Ken Reif, Oil Paint, Berwyn, IL
Victoria Rummler, Music – Songwriting, Paris, France
Emily Tuszynska, Poetry, Fairfax, VA