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New Media Gallery Program (Award)
Last Update 9/22/2017 9:55:00 PM

Address 4261 Roosevelt Way, NE
Seattle,WA 98105-6999
Phone Number (206)634-0919
Fax Number (206)634-0925
TTY Number (000)000-0000
Email [email protected]
Website http://www.jackstraw.org
Executive Director Ms. Joan Rabinowitz
Founding Year 1962
Incorporating Year 1965
Mission Statement Jack Straw Productions provides creation and production opportunities in audio media, including radio, theater, film, video, music, and literature. Its goals are: to produce high quality, innovative audio presentations; to commission independent artists of all disciplines to create sound and audio productions; to provide educational programs in audio production for youth and adults; to collaborate with arts organizations of all disciplines in the creation of sound and music productions; to distribute audio productions on the radio and the internet.

Program Name New Media Gallery Program
Program Contact , Arts Programs
Program Phone (206) 634-0919
Program Email [email protected]
Year Program Founded 2001
Description of Program The Jack Straw New Media Gallery is a venue in Seattle where artists from various disciplines can present works in which sound is an integral or exclusive element. This program enables artists to experiment with audio and other technology and to develop new skills and ideas in a supportive setting. Up to four artists/teams are selected to receive up to 20 hours of free studio time with an engineer, which they may use to realize the sound component of their project, with training as needed.
Conditions/Public Service Requirements
Award Website http://www.jackstraw.org/programs/asp/2018_apps.shtml

Where does the program take place? Arts Center
Does this program primarily support the creation of new work? Yes
Support or Services Provided as part of the Program
  • Facilities/Equipment Access
  • Exhibition Space/Opportunity
  • Technical Support/Professional Development
  • Materials
Description of Support or Services Artists’ new work is presented in the gallery in the following year. Gallery exhibitions include an opening reception, artist talk/workshop, podcast/interview posted on the organization's web site, and other events. Additional family engagement programs may be developed with select installations.
Amount Awarded by this Program (if an award)

Related Arts
Performance Art/InterdisciplinaryInterdisciplinary
Performance Art/InterdisciplinaryPerformance Art
Visual Arts
Media Arts
Residency Programs Open to Applicants Living in Any US State, Territory, or Indian Nation
Gender No Requirement
Age 18 and older
Can Previous Awardees Re-apply? Yes W/ Restrictions
  • No Requirement
Career Point
  • No Requirement
Special Population
  • No Requirement
Other Restrictions Award recipients must wait one year before reapplying.

Total Number of Applicants (annually) 15
Total Number of Recipients (annually) 4
Total Number of Awards (annually) 4
Total Amount Awarded by this Program (annually) $0

Procedure Open Application
Contact Requirements All residency program applications are now online, via Submittable. Please contact at [email protected] or 206-634-0919 if this application format is not accessible for any reason.
Material/Process Apply via Submittable: https://jackstraw.submittable.com/submit/4b4c6aea-78ce-40ab-a033-3de1e79abc97/jack-straw-new-media-gallery-program
Application Fee $0

Exact Deadline 11/1/2017
Approximate Deadline
Rolling Deadline No
Ideal Contact Month for New Application and Guidelines September

Selection Process/Criteria New Media Gallery applications are evaluated and awarded by a multidisciplinary selection panel. The panelists change each year, and are all established artists and arts professionals invited by Jack Straw staff. The names of the panelists will be made public after the selection process has been completed.
Notification Process All applicants will be notified of the results in writing. Please allow at least twelve weeks after deadline dates for the review and notification process to be completed.

Are awardees required to submit a Final Report? False
Awardee's Public Service Requirement?