Wyoming Arts Council

Wyoming State Parks’ Artist-In-Residence

In partnership between the Wyoming Arts Council and Wyoming State Parks, the Wyoming State Parks & Cultural Resources’ Artist-in-Residence program joins visual artists with the wonder and unexpected opportunities in Wyoming State Parks. This is a 10-day road trip that happens every August where artists will have a choice of itinerary that includes creating art while visiting a minimum of 4 State Parks to be inspired by the beauty of the state.

Wyoming State Parks & Cultural Resources’ Artist-in-Residence Program

Application window: February 12 – April 15, 2024

The Wyoming State Parks & Cultural Resources’ Artist-In-Residence program is open to visual artists. Both established and emerging artists are welcome to apply.

The selected artist will receive a $3500.00 stipend and waived camping and day use fees. Camping is required, no gear will be provided although cabins, yurts, and/or dorm housing will be offered. The selected artist must have their own vehicle and must be a year-round resident of Wyoming and at least 18 years of age.

Selected artists will be required to document the residency through blog and social media posts. Artists must create a minimum of 10 pieces inspired by their experience for the Artist-in-Residence Show and Sale, hosted at the Wyoming State Museum, November – January.

The deadline to apply is Monday, April 15, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. MST. Applications must be submitted online through CaFE.

Apply for the 2024 Artist-In-Residence Program Here

Additional information can be found on the State Parks’ website. Complete eligibility requirements can be found on CaFE.

2023 Artist-In-Residence: Bria Hammock

Check out Bria’s blog on the State Parks’ here

For more information, contact Kimberly Mittelstadt, Creative Arts Specialist at the Wyoming Arts Council, 307-274-6673 or Kimberly.mittelstadt@wyo.gov.

Contact: Kimberly Mittelstadt