Stay tuned for news on the CAS's 2018 programming!
Artists will be in residence between Aug.-Dec. 2017. CAS provides housing, studio space, a stipend, and logistical support so that they can focus fully on their work. Each artist will give a public presentation of their work and lead a workshop for youth in collaboration with the Broadway Neighborhood Center and the Dream Center.
2017 CAS Residency: ECOLOGIES
The CAS 2017 Residency Program is supported, in part, by the Iowa Arts Council, a division of the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs, the National Endowment for the Arts, and Legacies for Iowa: A University of Iowa Museum of Art Collections-Sharing Project, Supported by the Matthew Bucksbaum Family.
2016 CAS artists-in-residence
The Center for Afrofuturist Studies (CAS) is an initiative to re-imagine new futures for marginalized peoples by generating safe work spaces for artists of color. Curated by Anaïs Duplan, the CAS hosts visiting artists and artists-in-residence and produces lectures, workshops, public forums, and exhibitions on the intersections of race, technology, and the diaspora.