Are you a recent graduate in craft or design looking to kick-start your career? Harbourfront Centre’s Craft & Design Studio is now accepting applications for its Artist-in-Residence Programme.

The Craft & Design Studio in the only post-graduate national training facility for craftspeople, and offers residencies in five disciplines:

  • Ceramics
  • Design
  • Glass
  • Metal/Jewellery
  • Textiles

The Artist-in-Residence programme aims to assist recent grads establish professional careers. Applicants can choose between one-year and three-month residencies, which grants them 24-hour access to the studios and equipment to design and create.

Have we convinced you yet?  Okay, fine. Here are three more reasons to apply:

  1. Artists-in-Residence will be matched with professional Artistic Advisers and a Business Advisory Committee to offer advice, critiques, and suggestions.
  2. Artists-in-Residence may also get a chance to feature their work in one of the many on-site venues.
  3. Opportunity to teach classes to the public.

Learn more about the programme & apply before the deadline on March 11, 2016: