The Loose Joints and Mahler & LeWitt Studios Publishing Award is a yearly opportunity to develop an artist’s practice through an artist residency and book award, focused on a curated theme. With a new theme chosen yearly, this award arises from the initiatives of publisher Loose Joints and residency program Mahler & LeWitt Studios in Read More
AiR is a unique residency pilot project and employment contract for one artist to join Artsadmin from September 2023 – August 2024 for a year of deeply-embedded artistic research within our team and the local communities of East London.
We welcome ideas rooted in any discipline that are bold, fierce, imaginative, participatory, radical and disruptive to Read More
ARTIST OPEN CALL: A new commission opportunity for a socially-engaged artist to work in residency at Dyson Gymnastics Club in Hove, East Sussex.
Corridor seeks applications from artists working with photography to explore and celebrate the unique culture of this local gymnastics club as part of the wider project IN THIS PLACE…
We are looking for an artist Read More
The PhMuseum Photography Grant is an annual initiative that recognises the importance of photography and visual storytelling.
Over the years it has grown into a leading photography prize, with previous editions having awarded work by photographers like Max Pinckers, Poulomi Basu, Jacob Aue Sobol, Diana Markosian, and Tomas van Houtryve, among many others. Now in its Read More
The GIRLPOWER Collection is pleased to announce its inaugural GIRLPOWER Residency, a small artist residency located in a medieval hilltop property dating back to the 13th century near Bergerac in the Aquitaine region of southwestern France. The beautiful historical villages of Monpazier, Monflanquin and Villeréal are all nearby. This area was home to the legendary Eleanor of Read More
AWARE: Archives of Women Artists, Research and Exhibitions is launching a residency programme at the Villa Vassilieff in Paris for research on female and non-binary photographers and video artists.
AWARE: Archives of Women Artists, Research and Exhibitions is a non-profit organisation, co-founded in 2014 by Camille Morineau, art historian and specialist in the history of women Read More
The Work Show Grow 2022 Artist’s retreat takes place at Colehayes Estate, South Devon over National Happiness at Work Week. This artist residency will prioritise the importance of happiness in order to promote creativity and productivity.
By staying and working outside of your usual environments and being allowed the time to reflect, research, and produce work, Read More
In partnership with Finnish Darkroom Association and their darkroom Mörk in Helsinki, CYAN is organizing a residency exchange open for Finnish and Norwegian artists or artists living in Finland or Norway, working with analog photography.
The goal of the exchange is to share experiences, create contacts, and open networking options between analog photo artists. There is Read More
For the residencies of the “Passage” AiR program in 2022, the Kultur- und Kunstverein Kemberg eV is looking forward to applications from national and international artists* from the fields of photography and film. The period for the residencies is June 2022. Two places are available, one place will be given to an artist with a Read More
Photography+ is Photoworks’ quarterly online magazine. Read by international audiences, the digital publication showcases new writing, imagery, and perspectives on photography. Each issue focuses on a different theme, exploring how photography crosses over with everyday life. In past issues, they have focused on themes such as Time, Architecture, Dance, and Space. Our latest issue is Read More
Photography+ is Photoworks’ quarterly online magazine. Read by international audiences, the digital publication showcases new writing, imagery, and perspectives on photography. Each issue focuses on a different theme, exploring how photography crosses over with everyday life. In past issues, they have focused on themes such as Time, Architecture, Dance, and Space. Their latest issue is Read More
The Crespo Foundation has launched a new project: the artist-in-residence programme “ArtNature/NatureArt” in West Cork on the south coast of Ireland.
The aim of the programme is to encourage the development of groups of young artists from Europe and Russia and raise the international profile of their work. The theme of art and nature comes from Read More
Loose Joints Publishing and the Mahler & LeWitt Studios are pleased to announce an exciting opportunity for artists who work with performance and photography, supported by Webber Gallery.
Publishing Performance is an opportunity to develop an artist’s practice through a residency and publishing award. The opportunity includes a month in residence from June–July 2022 at the Read More
As part of the France-Portugal Season 2022, is an artistic residency project led by the collective Fetart, based in Paris and represented by Carine Dolek, and Ci.CLO Photography Platform, based in Porto and represented by Virgílio Ferreira.
A4brings together 2 artists and 2 curators (2 Portuguese, 2 French). The call for applications is open to emerging Read More
The Art Station and First Light Festival are joining together to provide a new Creative Residency in 2022. Hosted at The Art Station in Saxmundham, this exciting opportunity offers dedicated space and mentoring plus the opportunity to present work to an audience.
They’re looking for an artist/creative who identifies as coming from minority ethnic, migrant and Read More
Flux Rotherham is a Creative People and Places Programme funded by Arts Council. Creative People and Places (CPP) is about more people choosing, creating, and taking part in brilliant art experiences in the places where they live. There are 33 independent CPP projects based in areas where there are fewer opportunities to get involved with Read More
Open Eye Gallery are working in partnership with Community Integrated Care to establish a photographer in residence programme within the Extra Care setting of the Watch Factory building and its surrounding neighbourhood community.
A photographer/s will be commissioned to work on a year long project with local tenants, both living within the Watch Factory and its Read More
FORMAT is delighted to announce an open call for an artist collective to be in residence at QUAD.
The residency will take place between November 2021 and March 2022 including an exhibition in the QUAD Extra Gallery Spaces during our FORMAT off year.
This is an opportunity for a UK based artist collective working in digital, lens-based Read More
Sonic Acts is proud to announce the continuation of the OVEREXPOSED residency programme. With this renewed open call, we invite applications from artists and researchers working across the fields of environmental humanities with a special focus on pollution and experimental art and media.
OVEREXPOSED is part of a four-year research programme from Sonic Acts on the Read More
This residency is dedicated to artists who were born outside of the United States and now live and work within its borders. At the core of Fountainhead’s mission is the belief that artists and their work can shift hearts and minds toward a more hopeful and equitable future. With that in mind, we initiated this Read More
OPEN CALL. Photographic Garden Test. GROW. Change
DEADLINE: 8th August
This is a paid research and development opportunity with The Sustainable Darkroom.
The Sustainable Darkroom are looking for a small group to work with on the creation of a photographic garden. The selected individuals will use the completed garden as a research space for developing new relationships between Read More
Opportunity for Photographer-in-Residence in Leicester (two years) supported by QUAD/FORMAT
FORMAT and QUAD in association with Historic England and Photoworks are delighted to offer this unique opportunity to work on the long term project, Picturing England’s High Street, photographing the high streets of Leicester.
About the national photographer-in-residence programme
Picturing England’s High Streets is a three-year project which Read More
Artquest are partnering with the Museum of the Home who are funding a new research residency for an early career London based artist.
Application deadline: 10am Monday 19 July 2021
Shortlisted candidates contacted/invited to interview: Week commencing 9 August 2021
Interviews: Week commencing 16 August 2021
Selected artist announced: Monday 23 August 2021
Residency research period: 20 September – 26 Read More
Each year Light Work invites 12-15 artists to participate in its residency program, including one artist co-sponsored by Autograph ABP. The international residency program is open to all artists working in photography or image-based media, from any country. Artists selected for the residency program are invited to live in Syracuse for one month. They receive Read More
In collaboration with Stuart Hall Foundation and with support from Arts Council England INIVA is pleased to announce the fifth Stuart Hall Library Artist Residency commencing in September 2021.
The residency is a funded opportunity for an artist based in UK to be in residence at iniva’s Stuart Hall Library over a three-month period from the Read More
To create an environment conducive to creativity, productivity and community for emerging Black Trans visual artists via one-month funded residencies in Palm Springs, California. To help foster an ethos of accessibility and support for Black Trans folks in Palm Springs, a place with a rich LGBTQ+ history and culture.
The Specifics —
The residency is open Read More
The ISSP Riga Residency provides an opportunity for concentrated work on a personal project informed by interaction with Riga and its residents or much needed time to rethink and complete an ongoing work. We welcome photographers, artists and curators interested in exploring the local social and cultural context.
Applications are now open for the time period July–December 2021!
Application Read More
Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art (CFCCA) and The Portico Library are collaborating on an exciting new project involving an artist residency and an exhibition. They are now accepting applications from North West-based contemporary artists and practitioners for a 6-week remote residency working with CFCCA’s online archive and library collection. The intended outcome of the residency Read More
The V&A are looking for a collective to run a series of online content experiments with their new audiences at V&A East. This three-month residency, supported by Google Arts and Culture, aims to uncover what kinds of digital content about the world of art, design and performance our audiences most want.
For more information please follow Read More
Opportunity for Socially Engaged Photographers
Photoworks are excited to launch the first four Open Calls for Picturing England’s High Streets, a major commission with Historic England that will see artists undertaking residencies at high street locations across England. The Open Calls for the photographer-in-residence programmes are linked to specific High Streets Heritage Action Zones, working with Read More
Art Residency Accompanied by a Long-term Mentorship Program & a Production Grant for South Caucasian Women Photographers.
Tbilisi Photo Festival (TPF) in partnership with Tbilisi Photography & Multimedia Museum (TPMM) launches an open call inviting women photographers and visual artists from Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan to apply for an Art Residency Accompanied by a Long-term Mentorship Read More
Decolonising Collections is an emerging curatorial research network led by UAL’s Decolonising Arts Institute in partnership with the Arts Council Collection, British Council Collection and Manchester Art Gallery Collections, generously supported by the Art Fund Professional Network Grant scheme.
The network will focus on 3 virtual connected research residencies, hosted remotely and digitally by the Arts Read More
AiR 351 welcomes spontaneous application submissions throughout the year.
Besides providing private studios, offices and shared spaces to work and gather, AiR 351´s professional development program comprises:
— regular studio visits and meetings arranged according to each resident´s practice or research topic;
— engaging with the local art scene, especially with artists, curators, gallerists and collectors, through diverse Read More
Who can apply?
Photographers and artists working with photography, coming from any country from which travelling to Latvia is allowed under current regulations. There are no limitations regarding age, background or photographic style. The residents will be chosen based on their applications and fit to the residency calendar.
Thanks to our cooperation partner kuš!, the residency also hosts illustrators and Read More
Wysing Arts Centre, Eastside Projects, Iniva, Spike Island and Studio Voltaire invite applications from artists for Syllabus VI; a collaboratively produced alternative learning programme in its sixth year that will support ten artists across ten months. Syllabus offers time to come together with artists from across the UK to discuss ideas, work, life and approaches Read More
Trinity Buoy Wharf is a creative neighbourhood in Docklands, developed and managed by Urban Space Management. Home to London’s only Lighthouse, a vibrant creative community, a sculpture park, 2 event venues and 5 Container City™ buildings.
Trinity Buoy Wharf are offering a free workspace studio and exhibition at Trinity Buoy Wharf to an artist who would Read More
The ISSP Riga Residency programme is continuing in 2020! This time the Residency is organised in cooperation with kuš! – a Latvian/international platform for comics artists and illustrators – which will create extra opportunities for interdisciplinary interaction between the Residency participants.
Launched in 2018, the ISSP Riga Residency is aimed at photographers and a diverse range Read More
In 2020, The Arctic Circle program embarks on two high Arctic expeditions aboard an
ice-class expedition sailing vessel. International artists of all disciplines, architects,
scientists and educators are invited to apply.
The Arctic Circle 2020 programming takes place in the international territory of Svalbard,
a mountainous Arctic archipelago just 10 degrees from the North Pole. Each expedition
provides the opportunity Read More
UK residency and exhibition opportunity
Open Call | FORMAT / Lagos Photo / AAF
We are looking for an artist to visit Derby UK, for 3 weeks February 2020. We are looking for an artist with an established practice to visit UK, in Feb 2020, to be based in Derby at the artist studio in QUAD. There Read More
Description of artist residency programme
The aim of the residency programme is to bring together artists from different spheres (film and photography, multimedia, dance, theatre, design, drawing, etc.) to create artworks that address important social and environmental issues and involve members of the local community in the development of artwork.
When evaluating the residency applications for the Read More
The selected artist will be offered free accommodation in the five star Lucy Hotel in Kavala. In addition to that the artist’s return trip from his/her country of residence is covered, as well as three meals a day at the hotel premises. Furthermore a per diem and an artist fee for the production of one Read More
The Valletta Cultural Agency sustains and strengthens the capital city’s vibrant cultural life through the creation of an annual programme of creative events developed in collaboration with artists and other Public Cultural Organisations. A legacy of the Valletta 2018 Foundation, the VCA upholds standards of excellence in the coordination and organization of artistic and cultural Read More
The Visual Research Network invites the creators of projects which explore the world through various forms of audio-visual methodology to apply for the VRN residency. The projects should be work-in-progress as the residency will create a space for the discussion and creative, collective work on the development of these projects.
The 5 day long stay in Read More
Every year since 2011, BMW Art & Culture has given an artist the opportunity to produce a photography project in a three-month residency. The project is undertaken at the GOBELINS School of Visual Arts, which has been involved in the Residency for the past two years, following a six-year partnership with the Nicéphore Niépce Museum.
The Read More
Women’s role in industry and technology-based work in post-war Europe is a hitherto untold story, and audiovisual archives have tended to focus on male-orientated ‘heavy industries’ such as coal, iron and steel, or large scale engineering sectors such as shipbuilding, construction, aerospace and car manufacturing. Yet women continue to play a key role in many Read More
Proposals by artists and curators based in Europe are invited for projects which address the core themes of A Woman’s Work, a 24 month collaborative programme in which cultural partners in the United Kingdom, Lithuania, Ireland, France and Finland will work together in pursuit of the following objectives: to enable artists and cultural professionals from across Europe Read More
RU’s 2018 Residency Raffle – Win one month residency in Serbia! As of September 12, 2018, we invite all artists to participate in RU’s fifth annual Residency Raffle to win a fantastic month long residency opportunity hosted by two partnering organizations in Serbia: REMONT Gallery and Gola Glava (Naked Head).
Suggested dates for this residency are Read More
Iniva (Institute of International Visual Arts) and the Stuart Hall Foundation are pleased to announce the third Stuart Hall Library Artist’s Residency commencing in March 2019. The residency is a funded opportunity for an artist to be in residence at Iniva’s Stuart Hall Library over a three-month period from the end of March to June Read More
Brighton Photo Fringe are seeking an artist in residence. The BPF18 Artist in Residence opportunity provides the time and space for an artist to research and create a new project of work, culminating in an exhibition at Colonnade House in Worthing during BPF18.
The artist will have access to a network of peers and mentors during the Read More
ABOUT THE MIXED-MEDIA RESIDENCY
Photo Kathmandu is very pleased to host 4 artists or artist duos in the historic city of Patan for a period of 4 weeks to come together and explore intersections between photography, sound, video, writing, performance, poetry and other mediums and forms. The festival encourages artists to experiment, collaborate and respond to Read More
A nine-month artist residency with VARC (Visual Arts in Rural Communities) at Highgreen in remote rural Northumberland, September 2018 – June 2019. This is a unique and magical opportunity for a visual artist to develop their practice and make new works whilst immersed in a remote rural landscape and its community.
When it is: September Read More
The Gulbenkian Foundation generously supports one artist in residence for a period of 3 months in 2018 at AiR 351. Artists from all countries at any stage of practice are invited to apply. Exception: artists with a permanent residency status in Portugal are not eligible.
AiR 351 is an independent international visual arts residency program located Read More
KAUNAS PHOTO is the largest annual photographic festival in the Baltic States, based in Kaunas, Lithuania, since 2004. Maintaining its strong international character, KAUNAS PHOTO is a platform of priemieres of emerging talents. “Photo World” magazine (China) described KAUNAS PHOTO festival as a spot of the Europe’s Crossroads of photography. In the recent years, KAUNAS Read More
PRAKSIS and Norwegian Crafts are pleased to work with designer, curator, and writer, Benjamin Lignel to develop Residency No. 9, Adornment and Gender: Engaging Conversation. This residency will research gender politics in relation to material practices of creating, putting on, customising, and mixing adornment. During the residency Benjamin Lignel will work alongside a group of Read More
A self-directed, open-source artist residency to empower and inspire artists who are also mothers.
You don’t have to apply. It doesn’t cost anything, it’s fully customisable, and you can be in residence for as long as you choose. You don’t even have to travel, the residency takes place entirely inside your own home and everyday life. An Artist Residency in Motherhood is Read More
Photographers / artists working with photography (from the Nordic – Baltic region*)
1-2 months: May – December 2018
The ISSP Riga Residency programme is aimed at a diverse range of photographers and artists using the medium of photography, primarily based in the Nordic – Baltic region*. We welcome those interested Read More
We are delighted to announce our new call for artists who are keen to engage with the histories of slavery and slave-ownership that are ‘hidden in plain sight’ within in the museum, as part of the V&A Research Institute (VARI) Opening the Cabinet of Curiosities project.
The selected artist will be encouraged to engage with both Read More
Pier-2 Art Center is located in Taiwan’s second largest city, Kaohsiung. As a cluster of old warehouses next to Kaohsiung Harbor, Pier-2 Art Center positions itself as an artistic, diverse, experimental, creative space which is open to any kind of possibilities. During October 2017- December 2017, PAIR will host a residency for photography. At the Read More
HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme is seeking applications from artists worldwide for residencies taking place at HIAP Suomenlinna and HIAP Cable Factory in 2018.
HIAP Residency Programme is HIAP’s main residency programme, which has welcomed artists to Helsinki since the year 1998. The programme focuses on contemporary art but is open for art professionals from Read More
1 OPEN CALL | 2 ARTISTS SELECTED
1 EXHIBITION | 1 RESIDENCY IN ROME
Latent is the result of the meeting and collaboration between D.O.O.R and MATÈRIA, two Rome based institutions specialised in photography. Latent (an anagram for Talent) is an open call aimed at the discovery and the promotion of photographic research and production characterised by originality Read More
For its 8th edition that will be held in Tbilisi in September 2017, Tbilisi Photo Festival announces an open call for the 2nd Residency Program.
Tbilisi Photo Festival is offering residency opportunity for photographers and photography curators.
Deadline for residency submission is extended to : May 26th 2017
Selected candidate for Tbilisi Photo Festival Artist in Residence Program Read More
Delfina Foundation is happy to announce a partnership with Gaia Art Foundation, to offer a twelve-week residency to an artist living and working in Eastern Europe, preferably a citizen of one of its countries.
In April 2017 Delfina Foundation launched a new thematic programme Collecting as Practice, and applications relating to Read More
MA/MFA Art in the Contemporary World, National College of Art & Design, Dublin in collaboration with IMMA, is now inviting applications for its autumn (2017) research and teaching residency.
This residency is open to writers, artists, curators, educators and other practitioners who have published writings in the field of contemporary art. It will begin Read More
ISSP in cooperation with Kuldīga Artists’ Residence
3 photographers/ artists working with photography
1 month: 15 September – 15 October 2017 | Kuldīga, Latvia
The residency programme will provide three photography artists an opportunity for concentrated personal work in Kuldīga – one of the most charming towns in Latvia and a UNESCO National Cultural Heritage site. The artists will be hosted in Read More
GRAIN Projects and Appetite are seeking submissions from artists and photographers to apply for a residency in Stoke-on-Trent. The applicant must have a photographic practice and be experienced in socially engaged project work.
We are looking for an artist or photographer who will engage with the communities of Stoke-on-Trent from June – Read More
Artist-In-Residence Program of ARCUS Project which aims to support the artistic activities of emerging artists was launched in 1994 by Ibaraki Prefectural Government as its main organizer. In its 23 years history, ARCUS Project has invited 97 artists from 31 countries / regions, and supported their artistic projects and researches during the residence. A number Read More
(women in residence) 2017
12 June – 20 August
This summer we are inviting women to join us in an open boat invitation – women are welcome to express an interest to stay on board the Selina Cooper to enjoy the peaceful creative space of the boat and to work with us to generate an Read More
Open call to photographers regardless of nationality, for a one-month residency to take place between April and May 2017 in Viseu, Portugal.
The challenge is to look at the neighboring parishes of Viseu, promoting a broader understanding of their social and economic contours, bringing communities together and involving them in the photographic project. This residency will Read More
Associação Olho-de-gente (AOJE) are looking for an educator to lead an international Artist Residency in Mindelo, Cabo Verde, for a two-week period in May 2017.
This programme is part of the Catchupa Factory – New Photographers initiative and is dedicated to emerging photographers and artists from the PALOP (Portuguese-speaking African countries), interested in developing their artistic Read More
MFA Fine Art Studio Residency
Application guidelines for Studio Residency 2017/2018
Studio Residency 2017/2018
MFA Fine Art, School of Fine Art, NCAD
Please e-mail the following
• your cv
• up to 10 images or clips of your work. The preferred method of submission is by a web-link to a folder of images on Google Drive or Dropbox – the Read More
The residency programme at Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts (NAC) is open for emerging and experienced artists, designers, architects, curators and researchers. NAC is the biggest art, residency and education venue in the Baltic region that provides the opportunity to live and work in theCuronian Spit National Park. Since 2011, when the Read More
European Investment Bank Institute
The European Investment Bank (EIB) Institute is pleased to announce the 2017 edition of its Artists’ Development Programme (ADP), looking for one visual artist (born after January 1, 1982) from EU Member States focusing on the theme of “The Imprint of Man – Representing the Anthropocene.”
The ADP offers emerging European visual artists Read More
European Investment Bank Institute – Artists’ Development Programme: residencies and mentoring
Application deadline: January 31, 2017, midnight (GMT+1)
European Investment Bank Institute
98-100 Boulevard Konrad Adenauer
The European Investment Bank (EIB) Institute is pleased to announce the 2017 edition of its Artists’ Development Programme (ADP), looking for two visual artists (born after January 1, 1982) from Croatia, Read More
The MFU: Miami is the pilot semester of ArtCenter/South Florida’s Fellowship Program, which brings distinguished faculty, alternative education initiatives, and cultural practitioners together in Miami to foster the exchange of knowledge. The program provides residents interested in working outside traditional disciplinary boundaries with the resources, time, and feedback to develop programs and courses that Read More
Kooshk Artist Residency Award (KARA) 2017
May 1–31, 2017
Deadline: October 31, 2016
Winners’ declaration: Mid-February, 2017kooshkresidency.com
Kooshk residency is a non-political cultural and artistic space in Tehran. Kooshk, with sponsorship of private section tries to provide a convenient space for artists, curators, researchers, writers and filmmakers to Read More
University for the Creative Arts – UCA Farnham and Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village
Contract / Temporary
14th October 2016
31st October 2016
OCTOBER 2016 – JUNE 2017
UCA Farnham has a long standing partnership with Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village. Together they are seeking an Artist in Residence to work across both organisations in 2016/17 Read More
Archisle: The Jersey Contemporary Photography Programme, hosted by the Société Jersiaise Photographic Archive, in the British Channel Island of Jersey promotes contemporary photography through an ongoing programme of exhibitions, education and commissions. The Archisle project connects photographic archives, contemporary practice and experiences of island cultures and geographies through the development of a forum for Read More
Latent is the result of the meeting and collaboration betweenD.O.O.R and MATÈRIA, two Rome based institutions specialised in photography. Latent (an anagram for Talent) is an open call aimed at the discovery and the promotion of photographic research and production characterised by originality and innovation within the field of contemporary photography.
How to SUBMIT
With no age, Read More
We are looking to appoint a genuinely inspiring Full Time Artist in Residence, who is passionate both about Art and about helping young people to develop their artistic potential. The successful candidate should possess the drive and determination to support a thriving Art Department, in a school which has a flourishing creative arts tradition. This Read More
School of Visual Arts
209 East 23rd Street
New York NY 10010
The School of Visual Arts is pleased to present four new Summer Residencies in social practice and public forms, providing artists and designers opportunities to impact the social landscape and engage communities. Key leaders in the field engage participants through lectures, workshops and invitations for creative Read More
The Wapping Project is delighted to announce that the application for the Third Residency at it’s Berlin home is now open.
The successful applicant will reside for eight weeks in a turn of the century Berliner apartment in Kreuzberg.
In 2016, The Wapping Project Berlin will host three 8-week residencies between June and December.
Applicants must be at Read More
2 places: photographers/ artists working with photography
3-4 weeks: April – May 2016 | Riga, Latvia
Application deadline: 3 January 2016
Inspired by the idea of “flâneurism” – seemingly aimless wanderings around the city – the residency is designed for photography artists interested in developing work in and around urban space. The influential 20th century philosopher Walter Benjamin Read More
Each year Light Work invites 12-15 artists to participate in its residency program, including one artist co-sponsored by Autograph ABP and one artist in conjunction with the Urban Video Project (UVP). Artists selected for the residency program are invited to live in Syracuse for one month. They receive a $5,000 stipend, an apartment to stay Read More