Art Shanty Projects invite applicants for 2012 event
|2009 Art Shanty, photo by Megan Jacobson|
In tradition with the yearly project, all types of folks are welcome to submit proposals for shanties and events, including naturalists, dancers, musicians, writers, ice fishers, and people who simply have a fun idea. Past years have featured an art-swap shanty, where guests could bring one item to trade for another; a karaoke shanty, where folks could share a song; a shanty that broadcasted its own radio station; a postal shanty, where visitors and shanty residents could send out and receive mail; and a sustainable living shanty, which filtered its own water.
This year's Art Shanty Projects will return to Medicine Lake from January 14 to February 5. Proposals are due by December 5, and applicants will be notified of receiving a space/stipend by December 15. There are also two information meetings coming up.
Get crackin'! For more information on how to apply, visit www.artshantyprojects.org/performance.