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Maurna Crozier Memorial Bursary for the Tyrone Guthrie Centre at Annaghmakerrig

Must apply before 10 February 2017 F.E. McWilliam Gallery & Studio

The Tyrone Guthrie Centre at Annaghmakerrig, Newbliss, Co. Monaghan, is a residential workplace for artists, dedicated to supporting and facilitating creativity within a welcoming, home-like environment. The Friends of the F.E. McWilliam Gallery & Studio invite professional visual artists born in, or resident in, the Armagh City, Banbridge & Craigavon Borough, to apply for a one week residency at The Tyrone Guthrie Centre at Annaghmakerrig, Co. Monaghan. The Bursary covers one week full board accommodation in the Big House, the use of a studio and £100 for expenses. The bursary has been established in memory of Dr Maurna Crozier (1942ΓƒΒƒΓ‚Β’ΓƒΒ‚Γ‚ΒˆΓƒΒ‚Γ‚Β’2015) who was a founding member of the Friends of the F.E. McWilliam Gallery, a member of the F.E. McWilliam Programming Committee and a Board member of the Tyrone Guthrie Centre. Maurna had a lifelong commitment to enlarging cultural life in Northern Ireland. She served on the boards and committees of many of Northern IrelandҀ™s major cultural institutions, including the Arts Council of Northern Ireland; National Museums and Galleries for Northern Ireland; Northern Ireland Museums Councill; the Linen Hall Library; the Historic Monuments Council and the Crescent Arts Centre. Interested artists should submit a proposal detailing, in less than 1000 words, a specific project for which they require the bursary and residency at Annaghmakerrig. Please also include an up to date CV and 5 images of recent work. Applications will be accepted by email or by post before the deadline of 4pm on Friday 17th February 2017. Friends of the F.E. McWilliam Gallery & Studio F.E. McWilliam Gallery & Studio 200 Newry Road Banbridge BT32 3NB friendsfemcwilliam@gmail.com

Cost: Bursary

Contact: The Friends of the F.E. McWilliam Gallery & Studio Telephone Number: 028 4062 3322