Norm Paris (Associate Professor, Division of Experimental and Foundation Studies) has been awarded a studio at the Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program in Brooklyn, New York for the 2015-16 year.
The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program awards rent-free non-living studio space to 17 visual artists for year-long residencies. Its mission is to provide working studio space and community for artists. Artists are selected annually based on merit from a competitive pool of applicants by a professional jury comprised of artists and members of the SWSP Artists Advisory Committee. For the 2015-16 year, 17 visual artists were selected from over 1,000 applicants by a panel of jurors including Diana Al-Hadid, Phong Bui, Michael Berryhill, Carl Fudge, and Beverly McIver.