Resident Artist Application Process

Application Process

Online Applications will be available February 2022. Applicants will submit their applications completely online, uploading their images, full size and details.
Submit the following along with completed application:

  • A maximum of 10 recent images of your work which may include 1 or 2 details for each image. Image description should include up to 300 characters with each individual image; title, materials, methods, firing process, dimensions (HxWxD), date of execution.
    • All images should be saved in JPEG format.
  • Personal contact information
  • Resume
  • Artist Statement
  • A personal statement (addressing your reasons for applying to be a Resident Artist)

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact: Kathy King, Director at kking@fas.harvard.edu or call 617-496-4751.

About the Ceramics Program

For over 45 years the Ceramics Program has provided a creative studio environment for the Harvard, greater Boston, and international communities. The core strengths of this renowned center are the excellent courses, the 7-day studio access for independent studio participants, and the new expansive, state-of-the-art facility. Complementing the wide range of course offerings are lectures, workshops, and ceramics history symposia featuring and attracting potters, sculptors, art historians and archaeologists from all over the world. Special events for undergraduates include Clay All Night parties and workshops for FAS courses and student groups. May and December exhibitions of work created in the studio feature some of the best, largest and most varied selection of contemporary ceramics in the Northeast.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact: Kathy King, Director at 617-496-4751 or email kking@fas.harvard.edu