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RABBIT ISLAND Rabbit Island is 90 acres of forest and sandstone rising out of Lake Superior, four miles east of Michigan’s Keweenaw Peninsula. It is a unique environment home to a variety of flora and fauna including large white pines, … Continue reading

The Digital Fabrication Residency is a hands-on online intensive incubator for visual artists, designers and creatives with the desire to incorporate digital fabrication into their work to achieve highly specialized production for individual projects and public art commissions. The residency utilizes online collaborative tools to … Continue reading

Bunnell Street Arts Center presents an Artist In Residence program for visiting artists from Alaska, US and International artists to create and share artwork that activates the Arts Center’s space and surrounding outdoor neighborhood sites. Bunnell’s Artist in Residence presents … Continue reading

About:WonderRoot’s Loose Change Writer in Residence program supports talented, self-directed, emerging/mid-career literary writers in realizing their goals and visions. While a large portion of the program is dedicated to enabling writers of all literary genres to strengthen their individual practices, resident writers … Continue reading

The Umbrella Community Arts Center in Concord, MA is proud to launch our Artist-in-Residence program for the 2014-2015 season. We are currently accepting submissions from artists of all media in the first five years of their career who are not … Continue reading

We are seeking applications from: - International artists and art experts working professionally in any artistic discipline with the aim of realizing a project in Cologne, Germany (Individual application) - Locally-based artists or art organisations planning to develop and present a project in Cologne in collaboration with … Continue reading

Female Artists from a wide spectrum of creative disciplines (including art, craft, writing, dance and performance) who are from UK and beyond are invited to submit proposals to undertake an artist residency at Manchester’s Alexandra Park between September and November 2014. Intertwined with … Continue reading

The Maisons Daura are an international laboratory for creation in all disciplines. Artists coming from all over the world, find a place of life and research, during two periods of residences every year. In spring (3 months) they produce artworks for … Continue reading

chashama is seeking an established organization to develop a program in our upstate location in Pine Plains, New York, called chaNorth. The town is  situated on the northern border of Dutchess County. Proposals should include a long-term, 3-year commitment  where the program … Continue reading

The Art & Law Program (“The Program”) is a semester-long seminar series with a theoretical and philosophical focus on the effects of law and jurisprudence on cultural production and reception. An examination of how artistic practices challenge, rupture, and change … Continue reading

This one-year fellowship, administered on behalf of the Edward and Sally Van Lier Fund of the New York Community Trust, provides valuable mentorship and exhibition opportunities, including learning from the curatorial staff about the creation and interpretation of exhibitions and … Continue reading

Awaiting the 9th edition of the eXplore dance festival — Bucharest International Contemporary Dance and Performance Festival, Romania’s main dance and performance event, 4Culture Association and Tangaj Dance kickstart Platform X — a residency program dedicated to the new generation of interactive artists … Continue reading

Application period: Tuesday, July 15, 2014 — Friday, August 8, 2014. Deadline: Friday, August 8, 2014. Accepted applicants will be contacted throughout August 11—17, 2014. Residency and production period: August 18 — September 14, 2014. Platforma X exhibition week: September … Continue reading

OPEN CALLFOR A RESIDENCYFOR AN INTERNATIONAL ARTS CRITIC Application deadline: August 15, 2014 (per e-mail) studio das weisse haus, a residency and studio program founded by the art association das weisse haus in 2013 in Vienna, in cooperation with EIKON … Continue reading

Impakt WORKS in Utrecht, Netherlands announces an international call for media artists, artists working with digital media, video, sound, interactive technologies for a 2 month project-based residency in 2015. OPEN CALL FOR APPLICATIONS | Impakt WORKS is the Impakt Foundation international … Continue reading

Fieldwork: Marfa is the joint project of two leading European art academies, Les Beaux-Arts de Nantes and HEAD – Genève (Geneva University of Art and Design). This international researcher-in-residence program is dedicated to the practice of art in public space, … Continue reading

Eligibility The 2015 Wachtmeister Award will be given to a 3-D artist, sculptor or installation artist. Applicants must have worked professionally for at least 15 years and have demonstrated substantial achievements in their field, including a significant record of exhibition … Continue reading

LES Ecology Center offers a studio in the Gowanus area of Brooklyn for Designer/Artists who wish to participate in the self-directed residency program and partner with the Gowanus E-waste Warehouse to help develop new products for its retail outlet. • … Continue reading

Sculpture Space NYC is an experimental ceramic center, dedicated to sculptors, artists and designers who are interested in exploring new material possibilities with clay as part of their creative practice. Artist and designers with diverse artistic practices and materials are … Continue reading

DETAILS The Conseil des arts de Montréal offers a residency program at the Darling Foundry for professional visual artists and curators from the American continent. Each year, one artist is awarded a three-month residency and one curator a two-month residency. … Continue reading

In 2013 The Unifiedfield initiated its Nomadic Artist-in-Residence Program in The Philippines and it is planning to establish a permanent residency in Siargao island any time soon. PERMANENT OPEN CALL!: We are now accepting applications for 15 days / 2 … Continue reading

ANNOUNCMENT OF THE STYRIA-ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE-Scholarship St.A.i.R. OF THE REGIONAL GOVERNMENT OF STYRIA 2015 For foreign artists and art theorists in Graz  On behalf of the Regional Minister of Culture Mr. Christian Buchmann the Regional Government of Styria allocates scholarships for the … Continue reading

The National YoungArts Foundation, with the generous support of The Related Group, has established the YoungArts Residency in Visual Arts, the first of several residency programs in the visual, literary, design and performing arts the organization. The YoungArts Residency in Visual … Continue reading

Founded in 1997, the Masterworks Artist in Residence Programme invites artists from around the world to come to Bermuda and continue the tradition of our island serving as an inspiration to international artists. Every year, Masterworks offers a three-month studio residency … Continue reading

Soil Culture Artist Residencies  Call for Applications, Round 2 June 2014 Centre for Contemporary Art and the Natural World (CCANW) is delighted to invite applications for the second round of its Soil Culture artist residencies. In the lead up to and … Continue reading

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 FUNDACION´ACE is now accepting applications to the Artist-in-Residence International Program 2014-2015. We are looking for all kind of visual and multimedia artists and curators who want to submit proposals to be in residence and to take advantage … Continue reading

Art Dubai, the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), Delfina Foundation and Tashkeel have launched the fourth year of Artists-in-Residence (A.i.R) Dubai, with an Open Call inviting Emirati and locally-based artists to apply for a place on the three-month … Continue reading

Tokyo Wonder Site first opened an artist-in-residence in Aoyama in 2006. Approximately 100 Japanese and international creative people per year were invited to stay and work. Renewing the name as “Tokyo Wonder Site Residency”, the new residency will open in … Continue reading

OPEN CALL //  film section   FILM IN RESIDENCY Deadline July 26, 2014   ALTO FEST 2014IV edition – Naples – Italy in collaboration with NAPOLI FILM FESTIVAL 2014XVI edition    Alto Fest 2014 in collaboration with Napoli Film Festival, announces … Continue reading

OPEN CALLperforming arts and transdisciplinary interventions section   PROGRAM / RESIDENCY  deadline July 26, 2014       ALTO FEST 2014 Fourth edition GIVE RISE to Human/Urban requalification   International Festival of Performing Arts and Transdisciplinary Interventions September 22/28 – Naples- … Continue reading