Artists for the 2019 program have been announced.

A Residency Program Inspired by Prairie & Place

The Tallgrass Artist Residency seeks to create connection and conversation across the Great Plains through engagement with the prairie ecosystem.

2019 Tallgrass Artists

Jessica Zeglin — June 18–27
Letitia Huckaby — June 24 – July 3
Alexandra Robinson — July 8–17
Melanie Johnson — July 15–24
Julianna Villarosa — August 5–14
Megan Kaminski — August 13–22
Matthew Darmour-Paul — August 20–29
Jessica Merchant — September 9–18


2019 Program Schedule

January 15: Applications open
March 1: Applications due
April 1: Selections notified
May – September: Artist residencies
October 12: Symposium & Group Exhibition


Artist Symposium

The 2019 Tallgrass Artist Symposium will be held on Saturday, October 12 at the Beach Museum of Art in Manhattan, Kansas.


Group Exhibition

The 2019 Tallgrass Residency Group Exhibition will be held following the Artist Symposium in Matfield Green, Kansas.