In Nevada there is a state Artist in Residence program. See if you can find one for your
state. Here I believe you have to pay them, and also provide studio space for them, but
it was specified by the program.
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Our middle school art department just received a grant from Target for an
Artist in Residence. We would like to invite a local artist into our classroom
so that students can actually see an artist at work. Then, we hope the
artist will actually work directly with the students as they create a work of
Can any of you give me guidance about how much compensation would be
adequate pay for a visiting artist? Any other suggestions and experiences would
also be appreciated. Thanks!