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May 20, 2022

Take Root Amongst the Stars: A Mad, Deaf and Disabled Arts Residency

Lead Faculty: Jenna Reid (Kickstart Disability Arts and Culture) and Dr Syrus Marcus Ware

October 10-24, 2022 taking place at Artscape Gibraltar Point in Tkaronto- on the Toronto Islands (Ontario).  APPLICATIONS DUE: MAY 20, 2022

This is an exciting opportunity for Mad, Deaf and Disabled artists; During this two week residency artist's will have the opportunity to deep dive into their practice and explore disability arts in a network of peers! 

Fee: $1330* Fee includes private accommodation and a shared studio at Gibraltar Point.

* Kickstart is thrilled to be offering FIVE subsidized spots for Mad, Deaf or Disabled Artists who reside in British Columbia. This includes covering the costs of flight & shared on-site accommodation. Subsidized spots will be awarded by a jury process. 

Participants are encouraged to apply for arts council or other funding to assist in covering the cost of attending - We will happily provide a support letter for any grant applications - just get in contact with us! 


Space and accommodation have accessible entrances and accessible washrooms with room for mobility  FOR FULL ACCESS DETAILS OR NEEDS PLEASE EMAIL: takerootamongstthestars@gmail.com