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Residency Deadlines | January + February 2016

Dear Subscribers-

Below is a list of residency programs and special opportunities with upcoming deadlines. You can find information on hundreds of programs as well as tips for researching, applying for, and funding your residency at: www.artistcommunities.org.

Special opportunities this month also include:

  • Santa Fe Art Institute  (Santa Fe, New Mexico - United States) is still accepting applications for their 2016 thematic residency on Water Rights. This program will bring together dynamic creative thinkers, artists, educators, policy makers, and activists to explore ways we can address inherent inequalities relating to water rights and create new ways of thinking about the use and misuse of this essential substance. Fellowships available. Deadline: Dec 18 [ read more ]

  • Marble House Project (Dorset, Vermont - United States) promotes an innovative atmosphere focusing on conservation of natural resources, integration of small-scale organic food production and the arts. Deadline: Dec 20 [ read more ]

  • NEW PROGRAM: The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation (Bethany, Connecticut - United States)  offers two residential studios for visiting artists on seventy acres of wooded grounds. Residencies are typically two months long and take place throughout the year. The residency is designed to provide time, space, and solitude, with the benefit of access to the Foundation’s archives and library.Deadline: Jan 1 [ read more ]

  • Elsewhere Studios Artist Residency (Paonia, Colorado - United States) has a new opportunity for an Emerging Fashion Designer. This three month residency includes a $250/month stipend, living and studio space. The residency will take place during March - May 2016. The selected designer will show his/her work in the 2016 Paonia Fashion Show “Zeitgeist Circus”, produced by the Unicorn Arts Collective, and will participate in the production of the show. Deadline: Jan 8 [ read more ]

  • Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts (Omaha, Nebraska – United States) is accepting applications for their 2016 Sci-Fi thematic residency. This is an international open call and contemporary artists from all backgrounds who have interest in the research, development, or execution of work that explores the theme of science fiction. As part of the ten-week program, artists recieve staff support, a live/work studio space ranging from 820–2,400 sq ft and a stipend.Deadline: Jan 8 [ read more ]

  • NEW PROGRAM: The Studios at MASS MoCA (North Adams, Massachusetts - United States) a brand new program offering residencies with private studio space on the MASS MoCA campus, newly renovated housing, one communal meal per day, access to Makers' Mill (printmaking and fiber arts makerspace), and free artist-focused business coaching through the Assets for Artists program. Deadline: Jan 15 [ read more ]
  • Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (Amherst, Virginia - United States) offers funded fellowship opportunities at their January residency deadline. Apply for the Komaki Fellowship, a two-week artist residency for artists working to tell the behind-the-scenes story of an activist striving to make his or her vision of a more perfect world a reality. See full list of fellowships here. Deadline: Jan 15 [ read more ]

  • NEW PROGRAM: University of Michigan's Roman J. Witt Residency Program (Ann Arbor, Michigan - United States) offers artist/designers twelve week residencies to be completed over the academic year. The program includes studio space, housing, production support and opportunities to collaborate with students and faculty. Honorarium of $20,000 + $5,000 for project materials. Deadline Jan 15 [ read more ]
     
  • Soulangh Cultural Park (Tainan City, Taiwan) has hosted residencies since 2013, fostering international exchange and creating a vibrant community of artists; local and international, emerging and established. Set on the grounds of the bygone Jiali Sugar Refinery, the fully-funded residency allows visual and performance artists to spend up to three months living and working at the Center. Stipend provided. Deadline: Jan 27 [ read more ]
     
  • Elsewhere (Greensboro, North Carolina - United States) artist residency is set in a three-story museum with a 60 year inventory of cultural surplus and thrift. Residents live/work within this  ever-evolving installation, creating site-specific works that engage the museum’s collection, context, and communities. Beyond residencies, curatorial and programatic internships and staff positions are available. Deadlines: Various [ read more ] 
  • Flint and Steel Program at A Studio in the Woods (New Orleans, Louisiana - United States) is a six week residency designed to allow artists to join forces with local faculty members to develop new work, to excite the public, and to fuel social change. Located in a unique wooded setting within the city of New Orleans, ASITW has an established record of pairing land preservation with intimate artist residencies centered on environmental challenges. Deadline: Feb 15 [ read more ]

  • The Anderson Center at Tower View (Red Wing, Minnesota - United States) will devote the entire month of June to an artist residency for Deaf American artists. Visual artists, writers, dancers and performers whose native or adoptive language is American Sign Language are encouraged to apply. Artists will be provided room, board and private studio in a Deaf-friendly environment for two to four weeks. Apply by Feb 15 [ read more ]

Also:

  • The Artist Protection Fund now offers life-saving grants to threatened artists from any field of artistic endeavor and will place them at host universities and artists residencies where they can continue their work in safety. Deadline: Jan 4 [read more]

  • The U.S/Japan Creative Artists' Program will support up to five outstanding contemporary or traditional artists or artist teams (across disciplines) from the United States to spend a three to five month residency in Japan. Artists will receive up to $24,000 for living expenses and round-trip travel to Japan. Deadline: Feb 1 [ read more ]

  • Meet international curators, presenters, residency directors, funders at the 2016 TransCultural Exchange International Conference on Opportunities in the Arts. Open the door to career opportunities to bring you around the world. Artists from outside the Northeast US can register 2-for-1. Early-bird deadline: Dec 15 [ read more ]

Find the full list of upcoming residency deadlines below. Happy searching!

ARTErra rural artistic residency December 15
Tondela
Portugal
Santa Fe Art Institute : Water Rights Themed Residency December 18
Santa FeNM
United States
Marble House Project December 20
DorsetVT
United States
Arte Studio Ginestrelle December 30
Assisi
Italy
ArtCenter/South Florida Studio Residency Program December 31
MiamiFL
United States
Sarasvati Design Institute December 31
half-way between Hohenwald and WaynesboroTN
United States
Sculpture Space, Inc. December 31
UticaNY
United States
Green Olive Arts January 01
Tetouan
Morocco
National Parks Arts Foundation | First State National Historic Park January 01
WilmingtonDE
United States
The Corporation of Yaddo January 01
Saratoga SpringsNY
United States
The Josef & Anni Albers Foundation Residency January 01
Bethany CT
United States
Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts & Saltonstall Arts Colony January 02
IthacaNY
United States
Dance Omi International Dance Collective | Art Omi January 04
GhentNY
United States
Prairie Center of the Arts January 04
PeoriaIL
United States
Pilchuck Glass School January 06
StanwoodWA
United States
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts January 08
OmahaNE
United States
Elsewhere Studios January 08
PaoniaCO
United States
Bernheim Artist in Residence Program January 15
ClermontKY
United States
Bogliasco Foundation | Bogliasco Study Center January 15
Bogliasco
Italy
James Merrill House Writer-in-Residence Program January 15
StoningtonCT
United States
Jentel Artist Residency Program January 15
BannerWY
United States
Lillian E. Smith Center for Creative Arts January 15
ClaytonGA
United States
Rensing Center January 15
PickensSC
United States
Roman J. Witt Artist Residency January 15
Ann ArborMI
United States
Siena Art Institute: Summer Residency Program January 15
SienaSI
Italy
The Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences January 15
Rabun GapGA
United States
The MacDowell Colony January 15
PeterboroughNH
United States
The Studios at MASS MoCA January 15
North AdamsMA
United States
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA) January 15
AmherstVA
United States
Weir Farm Art Center                                                           January 15    
WiltonCT
United States
Wildacres Retreat January 15
Little Switzerland,NC
United States
Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture January 21
SkowheganME
United States
Atlantic Center for the Arts Master Artists in-Residence January 24
New Smyrna BeachFL
United States
I-Park January 25
East HaddamCT
United States
Soulangh Artist Village January 27
Tainan
Taiwan
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council / Workspace January 29
New YorkNY
United States
'ace January 31
Buenos Aires
Argentina
Montello Foundation January 31
MontelloNV
United States
Anderson Center for Interdisciplinary Studies February 01
Red WingMN
United States
Baer Art Center February 01
Höfdaströnd
Iceland
Bakehouse Art Complex February 01
MiamiFL
United States
Emmanuel College Artist Residency February 01
BostonMA
United States
Music Omi International Music Residency | Art Omi February 01
GhentNY
United States
The Lighthouse Works February 01
Fishers Island ,NY
United States
Wave Farm Residency Program February 01
AcraNY
United States
Ox-Bow School of Art and Artists Residency February 09
SaugatuckMI
United States
Elsewhere February 13
GreensboroNC
United States
A Studio in the Woods February 15
New OrleansLA
United States
Anderson Center for Interdisciplinary Studies February 15
Red WingMN
United States
Anderson Ranch Arts Center February 15
Snowmass Village,CO
United States
Dora Maar House February 15
MenerbesU84
France
Mineral School February 15
MineralWA
United States
Ragdale Foundation February 15
Lake ForestIL
United States
Vermont Studio Center February 15
JohnsonVT
United States
Wormfarm Institute February 15
ReedsburgWI
United States
The Horned Dorset Colony February 17
LeonardsvilleNY
United States

The following programs have ongoing deadlines:

18th Street Arts Center | Visiting Artist Residency Program Ongoing      
Santa Monica, CA
United States
ACRE Ongoing
Steuben, WI
United States
Appalachian Center for Craft Ongoing
Smithville, TN
United States
Artellewa Art Space Ongoing
Ard El Lewa
Egypt
artistay Ongoing
France
Artworks Loveland Ongoing
Loveland, CO
United States
Centrum Artists in Residence Program Ongoing
Port Townsend, WA
United States
Clemente Soto Velez Cultural and Educational Center Ongoing
New York, NY
United States
Contemporary Arts International Ongoing
Acton, MA
United States
Cykaida Arts Center (CAC) Ongoing
Hastings, NE
United States
Dorland Mountain Arts Colony Ongoing
Temecula, CA
United States
Flying E Ranch Residency - Del E. Webb Center Ongoing
Wickenburg, AZ
United States
Grünewald Guild Ongoing
Leavenworth, WA
United States
Hypatia-in-the-Woods Ongoing
Shelton, WA
United States
La Porte Peinte Centre pour les Arts Ongoing
Noyers sur Serein
France
Le CouveNt Ongoing
Auzits
France
Lijiang Studio Ongoing
Lijiang Old Town, 53
China
McColl Center for Art + Innovation Ongoing
Charlotte, NC
United States
McColl Center for Art + Innovation | Environmental Artist-in-Residence Ongoing
Charlotte, NC
United States
Millers Falls Arts Bridge Ongoing
Millers Falls, MA
United States
MITCH Collective Ongoing
Martins Ferry, OH
United States
Mount Tremper Arts Ongoing
Mount Tremper, NY
United States
Nantucket Island School of Design and the Arts Ongoing
Nantucket, MA
United States
National Music Centre Ongoing
Calgary
Canada
ODYSSEYS Costa Rica Ongoing
San Ramón, AL
Costa Rica
Osage Arts Community Ongoing
Belle, MO
United States
Palazzo Rinaldi Artists' Residency Ongoing
Noepoli (PZ), Italy
Italy
Red Gate Residency Ongoing
Beijing
China
RESIDENCY 108 Ongoing
Germantown, NY
United States
Residency on the Edge of South America Ongoing
Curaumilla
Chile
Residency@95 Ongoing
Providence, RI
United States
Simple Choice Farm Ongoing
San Miguel de Allende
Mexico
Thamgidi Foundation Guest Studio                                                     Ongoing      
Arnhem, GE
Netherlands
The Skopelos Foundation for the Arts Ongoing
Skopelos
Greece
Willowtail Springs Nature Preserve and Education Center Ongoing
Mancos, CO
United States
Bordeneuve Retreat Ongoing
Betchat
France
Avaloch Farm Music Institute Ongoing
Boscawen, NH
United States
AIR Studio Paducah Ongoing
Paducah, KY
United States
Centre d’art marnay art centre (CAMAC) Ongoing
Marnay sur Seine
France
AZULE Ongoing
Hot Springs , NC
United States
N & G Global Exchange Center | Artist Residency Ongoing
Beijing
China
'ace Ongoing
Buenos Aires
Argentina
Anderson Center for Interdisciplinary Studies Ongoing
Red Wing, MN
United States
Bakehouse Art Complex Ongoing
Miami, FL
United States
Wormfarm Institute Ongoing
Reedsburg, WI
United States
Anderson Center for Interdisciplinary Studies Ongoing
Red Wing, MN
United States
The Steel Yard Ongoing
Providence, RI
United States
BAU Institute-Camargo Fellowship Residency Ongoing
Cassis
France
Bakehouse Art Complex Ongoing
Miami, FL
United States
Drop Forge and Tool Ongoing
Hudson, NY
United States
Bakehouse Art Complex Ongoing
Miami, FL
United States
Taipei Artist Village Ongoing
Taipei
Taiwan
Drop Forge and Tool Ongoing
Hudson, NY
United States
AHHA Visual Art Residency | Hardesty Arts Center Ongoing
Tulsa, OK
United States
Green Olive Arts Ongoing
Tetouan
Morocco
Light Work | Artist-in-Residence (AIR) Program Ongoing
Syracuse, NY
United States
ArtHub Ongoing
Kingman, AZ
United States
Laboratory Ongoing
Spokane, WA
United States
Bakehouse Art Complex Ongoing
Miami, FL
United States
Drop Forge and Tool Ongoing
Hudson, NY
United States
Art Kibbutz Summer Residency Ongoing
New York, NY
United States


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