The spread of the COVID-19 virus lead to artist Virtual residencies in Western South Dakota.

Virtual residencies
An example of virtual training in the army

Racing Magpie and a new non-profit Magpie Creative in South Dakota (USA) are supporting five virtual residencies. Any Western South Dakota artist, writer, or musician can apply. The selected artists will will receive  200 dollars each and do some live streaming while producing their art and setting up a virtual residency, where art can be displayed at a social distance during this time.
The outcomes will be shared on Racing Magpie’s online platforms for the public’s viewing.

For more information, check out Virtual Residencies