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Artist Residencies

Visual Artist Residencies

NXTHVN Studio and Curatorial Fellowships

Deadline:  July 31, 2019
Location:
  New Haven, CT
Eligibility: Artists and curators may not be enrolled in an academic program during the Fellowship year. Applicants are not required to hold an art degree or to have received formal training.
Accepts: 7 emerging artists, 2 curators, and 5 high school apprentices
Duration: 1 year, Jan-Dec 2020
Application fee: $35 entry fee (can be waived if requested)

Yaddo

Deadline: Jan. 1, August 1
Location: 
Saratoga Springs, NY
Eligibility: International. Students are not eligible.
Accepts: painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, photography, mixed media, installation art, film/video
Duration: average stay is 5 weeks
Application fee:  $30

Arts Letters & Numbers

Deadline:  reviewed on a rolling basis every 2-4 weeks
Location:
  Averill Park, NY
Duration: 1-12 weeks, no residencies from July 1-August 15
Fees: private rooms & shared accommodations

American Academy in Rome, Rome Prize

Deadline: November 1, 2017
Location: 
Rome, Italy
Eligibility: U.S. citizens, Undergraduate students are not eligible.
Accepts: painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, film/video, installation, new media, digital arts
Duration: 11 months
Cost: none
Application fee:  $40

Anderson Ranch Arts Center

Deadline: Feb. 15
Location: 
Snowmass Village, CO
Eligibility: Ages 18+. International. Students are not eligible.
Accepts: ceramics, new media, photography, furniture design, woodworking, painting, drawing, printmaking and sculpture.
Duration: 10 weeks
Application fee:  $30

Banff Center for Arts & Creativity

Deadline: March 15, July 15, Oct. 15
Location: 
Banff, Alberta
Eligibility: artists who have “completed University level training in visual arts”
Duration: 1 month
Application fee:  $60

Bemis Center for Contemporary Art

Deadlines: April 1, 2017
Location: Omaha, NE
Eligibility: Ages 21+, national & international artists
Students are not eligible
Duration: 3 months
Application fee:  $40

Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest

Deadline: January 14, 2018
Location:
Clermont, Kentucky
Eligibility: 21+ years old, all visual and multimedia artists. Students are not eligible.
Honorarium: $2500 (Regional artist in residence receives $1000)
Duration: 6 weeks to 3 months
Fees: None, however the artist is responsible for travel and living expenses.

Blue Mountain Center

Deadlines: Applications for 2018 will be available November 1, 2017.   
Location: Blue Mountain Lake, NY
Accepts: film/video, writers, artists, activists
Duration: 4 weeks
Cost:  none
Application fee: $25

Bogliasco Foundation

Deadline: Jan. 15, April 15
Location: 
Bogliasco, Italy
Eligibility: International. Students are not eligible.
Accepts: visual arts
Duration: 1 month in the fall & spring
Cost: none
Application fee:  $30

Elsewhere Studios

Deadline: April 1, 2017; August 1, 2017; December 1, 2017
Location:
 Paonia, CO
Eligibility: Emerging, professional, U.S. + international artists
Duration: 1-6 months:  Sept.-Dec, Jan.-April, May-August
Cost: $600-$2000 per month
Application fee:  $30

Fine Arts Work Center

Deadline: February 1; April 1, 2017
Location: 
Provincetown, MA
Eligibility:  Ages 21+ national & international artists
Accepts: 2D, 3D, and time-based work.
Duration: 7 months
Cost: none
Application fee: $57

Jentel Artist Residency

Deadline: November
Location: 
Banner, WY
Eligibility: Ages 25+, current U.S. residents, U.S. Citizens
Accepts: visual artists in all media
Duration: Winter/Spring, Summer/Fall
Cost: none
Application fee:  $23

John Michael Kohler Arts Center

Deadline: April 8, 2017
Location:
Sheboygan, WI
Duration: 2-6 months
Fees: none

MacDowell Colony

Deadlines: April 15, 2017; September 15, 2017; January 15, 2018
Location: Peterborough, NH
Accepts:  architecture, film/video arts, interdisciplinary arts, literature, music composition, theatre, and visual arts.
Duration: up to 8 weeks
Cost:  none
Application fee:  $30

The Millay Colony for the Arts

Deadline: Oct. 1, 2017
Location:
Austerlitz, NY
Duration: 4 months: Aug.-Nov., April -July
Application fee:  $30

Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Core Program

Deadline: April 1, 2017
Location: 
Houston, TX
Eligibility: Applicants must have completed an undergraduate and/or graduate program
Duration: 9 months, Sept.-May
Application fee:  $10

Omi International Arts Center

Deadline: Check in August 2018 to apply for a 2019 residency
Location:
  Ghent, NY
Eligibility: National, international artists
Provides: Studio, living quarters, meals
Duration:  4 weeks in June/July
Cost: Artist is responsible for travel & materials expenses
Fees:

Ox-Bow School of Art & Artist Residency

Deadlines: Next residency deadline: May 1, 2017. Fellowship deadline is usually in Feb.
Location: Saugatuck, MI
Artist Fellowship Program: 13 weeks
Summer Arts Faculty Residency: 2 weeks
Summer MFA Residency: 3 weeks
Fall Artists & Writers Residency: 2 weeks, 3 weeks, 5 weeks
International Artists, Collaborative Residents
Duration: varies

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

Deadline: Next deadline will be announced in spring 2017
Location: 
Cambridge, MA
Duration: 1 year, stipend up to $75,000

Roswell Artist-in-Residence Program

Deadline: Next deadline will be announced in fall 2017
Location: 
Roswell, NM
Eligibility: Ages 21+
Accepts: painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, photography, installation and other fine art media

Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program

Deadline: February 15
Location: 
New York, NY
Eligibility: Ages 21+, U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents or a visa to live/work in the U.S.
Students are not eligible
Duration: 1 year

Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture

Deadline: 2017 applications is closed, check their website for next deadline
Location: 
Skowhegan, ME
Eligibility: Ages 21+
Duration: 9 weeks
Cost: $6,000 + $75 activity fee, fellowships & financial aid are available

Society of Arts & Crafts

Deadline: rolling
Location:
Boston, MA
Honorarium: $750
Duration: 3 months
Fees: none

Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill

Deadline: September 29, January 15
Location:
Cape Cod, MA
Eligibility: painting, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics
Honorarium: $2500 (Regional artist in residence receives $1000)
Duration:1 week to 3 months
Cost: $800-$1500
Application Fee: $25

Ucross Foundation

Deadline: March 7, Oct. 7
Location:
Clearmont, WY
Eligibility: International
Duration: 2-6 weeks
Application fee:  $40

Vermont Studio Center

Deadlines: Feb 15, June 15, Oct 1
Location: 
Johnson, Vermont
Duration: 2 weeks-3 months
Cost: fees, fellowships, financial aid, and work-exchange opportunities available

Printmaking Residencies

Kala Art Institute Artist-in-Residence Program

Deadline: March 15, July 15, Oct. 15
Location: 
Berkeley, CA
Accepts: printmaking, photo-processes, book arts, digital media including video production
Duration: 1-3 months

Anchor Graphics

Deadlines: ongoing
Location: 
Chicago, IL
Eligibility: U.S. citizens & internationally based artists
Accepts: Printmakers
Duration: 3 weeks

Scuola Internazionale di Grafica

Deadline: varies
Location: 
Venice, Italy
Accepts: printmaking, book arts, drawing, painting
Duration: 1-12 weeks

Beisinghoff Printmaking Residency

Deadline:  June 30
Location:  
Diemelstadt-Rhoden, Germany
Accepts:  printmaking
Fees: None; accommodation is free. Artist pays for travel costs/food/materials
Duration:  4 weeks

Zea Mays Printmaking

Deadline: December 15, 2017
Location: 
Northampton, MA
Accepts: printmaking
Duration: 6 days, 2-4 weeks
Fees: $600-$3000

Atlanta Printmakers Studio

Deadline: December 15, 2017
Location: 
Northampton, MA
Eligibility: 18+ years old, students are not eligible
Honorarium: $600 materials stipend
Accepts: printmaking
Duration: 6 days, 2-4 weeks
Fees: Artist is responsible for all travel, living costs

Center for Contemporary Printmaking

Deadline: December 15, 2017
Location: 
Norwalk, CT
Accepts: printmaking
Duration: 1-2 weeks
Cost: Artist is responsible for all costs
Application Fee: $35

Lawrence Art Center

Deadline: April 15
Location: 
Lawrence, KS
Accepts: printmaking, ceramics
Duration: 1 year, August 1-July 31. Project based residencies are 2 weeks-4 months
Provides: studio space, $1000 per month stipend, housing
Application Fee: $15

Ceramics Residencies

Pottery Northwest

Deadline: April
Location: 
Seattle, WA
Accepts: ceramics
Duration: 6 months-2 years
Application fee:  $10

Archie Bray Foundation Fellowships

Deadline: March
Location: 
Roswell, NM
Eligibility: Ages 21+
Accepts: ceramics
Duration: 1 year
Application fee: $35

Zentrum Fur Keramik

Deadline: ongoing
Location: 
Berlin, Germany
Accepts: ceramics, sculpture
Duration: 1-6 months
Application fee:  $10

Lawrence Art Center

Deadline: April 15
Location: 
Lawrence, KS
Accepts: printmaking, ceramics
Duration: 1 year, August 1-July 31. Project based residencies are 2 weeks-4 months
Provides: studio space, $1000 per month stipend, housing
Application Fee: $15

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