Media Burn Artist Residency Program
GDDF provided Media Burn (http://mediaburn.org) two digitizing grants totaling $299,000 in 2009 and 2011, which now fuels a new artist residency program. More details about Media Burn’s artist residency program can be found below:
Two artists-in-residence will be selected for 2018. They will receive:
- 15 of their videotapes restored and digitized by Media Burn Archive, a leader in archival preservation. (Estimated retail value: $1,125-$2,175)
- The 15 tapes will be stored in perpetuity in our vault and the digital files available for free public viewing at mediaburn.org.
- Our collection has been viewed by more than 17 million people online.
- Travel funding to Media Burn Archive in Chicago (if applicable)
- $1,000 stipend
- At least one public screening of their preserved work
View the video below to learn more about Media Burn & the Media Burn Archive: