Be inspired by your public lands.

Artist-in-Residence Program

Combine your passion for creativity and the outdoors in the Bureau of Land Management’s Artist-in-Residence Program.   Whether you paint, shoot photographs, sculpt, create pottery, or create other types of art, you can be inspired by the beauty of the public lands and your work can inspire others.  

Learn more about the program.

Air Poster Series

Artist in Residence 2014 Poster.

View posters of your public lands created by former artists-in-residence.

Past AiR Sites

Canyon of the Ancients National Monument in Colorado, a BLM Artist in Residence Site. BLM photo

Discover Past AiR Sites

Point of Contact:

Matt Blocker

E-mail: (acting)

Phone: (385) 341-3403

BLM National Lead for Interpretation: