Caldera’s Artist in Residence 2016 applications are open. The deadline is midnight June 15th, 2015. Residencies are awarded for month-long stays January – March. Not all applicants who are accepted will have an opportunity to work with Caldera youth. If it is vital that you work with youth, please indicate in your application under the youth outreach description. 

Individuals APPLY HERE

Collaborations APPLY HERE

Caldera’s In-School Artist in Residence 2016 applications are now open. The deadline is August 15th, 2015. Artists of any discipline experienced in teaching in a middle school setting are encouraged to apply. If accepted, artists will teach one-week residencies in one of Caldera’s partner schools. Stipend: $500 and 4-week residency stay (time and space for artists own work granted January – March) at Caldera per in-school residency OR $1000 per In-School residency



For any questions about applying, please contact Artist in Residence Director, Elizabeth Quinn at


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Pablo Picasso said, “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.”

“I’m so happy Caldera found me. It’s made me excited for my future, to start…”

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“Caldera lives in everyone once they have the opportunity to experience it.…”

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